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Kids' party recipes

54 Recipes

Throwing a bash for the kids? We've got plenty of party food ideas. Make birthday cakes, pizza, snacks and sandwiches – the perfect treat.

Super sausage rolls

5

(5 ratings)

Eat these family-friendly sausage rolls with a chutney or pickle. They make a great snack for a party buffet
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Simple iced biscuits

5

(5 ratings)

Make these sweet iced letters and numbers with your kids during school holidays. They'll have fun making them and then devour them once ready...
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Egg & cress club sandwich

5

(5 ratings)

Enjoy these toasted egg and cress club sandwiches as part of a summer family picnic. Skewer each sandwich with a sandwich pick and serve with crisps
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Ice cream cone cakes

4.57143

(7 ratings)

Wafer cones make an unlikely but perfect case for light custard and vanilla sponge- decorate with buttercream and your favourite ice cream toppings
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Super-easy birthday cake

4.333335

(6 ratings)

Children love colour, so what could be better than a birthday cake with two different coloured sponges made from one mixture and a colourful icing?
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Vegan nuggets

5

(1 rating)

Rustle up a batch of vegan nuggets, packed with cannellini beans, cauliflower and carrot. They make great kids' party food that everyone can enjoy, or serve as an after-school snack...
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Mini pizza quiches

4.666665

(12 ratings)

Use tortilla wraps and a muffin tin to make individually portioned egg, salami and tomato bites - ideal for lunch boxes or picnics
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Southern-fried chicken tacos

5

(1 rating)

Make our southern-fried chicken tacos for a budget family dinner that you can prep in just 10 minutes with a handful of ingredients
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Vegan birthday cake

5

(1 rating)

Bake a plant-based version of a chocolate fudge cake for a birthday party. Everyone can enjoy it, including guests who have a dairy intolerance or egg allergies
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • More effort

Chocolate Rice Krispie cakes

3.565215

(23 ratings)

Make a kids' classic with these chocolate Rice Krispie cakes and decorate with sweets, nuts or dried fruit for the ultimate hometime treat...
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Rainbow pizzas

4.714285

(7 ratings)

Forget takeaway pizzas, encourage kids to eat a rainbow every day with this colourful recipe full of fresh flavours – guaranteed to please even fussy eaters...
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

You're a star sarnies

5

(2 ratings)

Pop these in little lunchboxes for a cheesy treat come lunch time - great for kids aged 4 - 8
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Cake pops

4.272725

(22 ratings)

These fun cake pops are easy to make and great for parties. Kids and adults will love these colourful chocolate-covered bites
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Egg-less mayo sandwiches

5

(1 rating)

Use tofu as a substitute for egg along with dairy-free mayo to make these vegan sandwiches. They're ideal for a kids' party where some children may have an intolerance or allergy...
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chocolate & raspberry birthday layer cake

4.653845

(26 ratings)

Who could resist our chocolate and raspberry cake? Like a Victoria sponge but better, try budget-friendly frozen raspberries for the cream
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Unicorn cupcakes

4.416665

(12 ratings)

It's just not a party without unicorn cupcakes. Try these easy vanilla sponges with mesmerising rainbow-swirled buttercream and chocolate button and sprinkle decoration...
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Rice pop doughnuts

5

(2 ratings)

These rice pop ring doughnuts are a fun activity for kids to get stuck into over the holidays. Just a few ingredients needed, no baking and plenty of sprinkles
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Crispy chicken

4.5

(2 ratings)

A nutritious meal that’s fun for the kids to help make
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Quick pitta pizzas

4.434785

(23 ratings)

Kids will love this quick supper. Experiment with different toppings such as sweetcorn and ham
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Hedgehog cake

4.18182

(22 ratings)

A celebration cake with a touch of woodland style, this chocolate cake is decorated with edible spikes, buttercream and chocolate details
  • 2 hours and 30 mins
  • Easy

Summer sausage rolls

4.54412

(68 ratings)

When the weather is warmer, bring some sunshine flavours into everyone’s favourite afternoon tea and picnic snack
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

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