Egg & cress club sandwich on a plate

Kids' vegetarian party recipes

20 Recipes

Find inspiration and easy solutions to catering for veggies at a children's party – pick from sandwiches, pizzas, cakes, biscuits and lollies.

Veg & cheese rolls

4.333335

(3 ratings)

Get little hands to help grate the carrots and beetroot and mix with mature cheddar to fill these vegetarian pastry rolls
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Egg & cress club sandwich

5

(1 rating)

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

Carrot & raisin sandwiches

4

(3 ratings)

A vegetarian sandwich with a difference, this light filling is simple and great for afternoon tea or lunch boxes
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Cucumber & herb triple-deckers

4.333335

(3 ratings)

Traditional cucumber sandwiches on brown bread are given a facelift with mint and chive cream cheese
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Easy vanilla cupcakes

0

(0 ratings)

Rustle up a batch of vanilla cupcakes with pretty butter icing for a family picnic or weekend treat. Decorate them with fruit or sprinkles, if you like
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Simple iced biscuits

5

(2 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

Fairy cakes

3.57143

(7 ratings)

Perfect for a bake sale, kid's party or sweet afternoon snack, these iced cupcakes are the simplest sponges around and can be decorated as you like...
  • 37 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cheese & Marmite pasties

4.38889

(18 ratings)

Love it or hate it, Marmite works beautifully with cheese and onion when baked up in shortcrust parcels
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Chocolate Rice Krispie cakes

5

(1 rating)

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

Super-easy fruit ice cream

1.5

(2 ratings)

Get kids eating more fruit with this simple gluten-free ice cream. Portions of mango, strawberries, banana and kiwi add up to two of their five-a-day
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Lemon & coriander hummus

4.347825

(23 ratings)

Hummus is so easy to make and beats shop-bought varieties every time. Try it with vegetable crudités in your packed lunch
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Stripy hummus salad jars

0

(0 ratings)

Colourful, tasty and packed with vitamins to boot, these layered salad jars are great to make with kids for a wholesome lunch or afternoon snack
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Welsh rarebit muffins

3.93182

(44 ratings)

Get the kids to help make these yummy muffins, perfect for lunchboxes
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Easy tomato pizzas

4.57143

(21 ratings)

These colourful, flavour-packed pizzas are low-fat and delicious too
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Watermelon pizza

3

(1 rating)

Make this fun fruit 'pizza' as a side dish, or a light dessert at a picnic or barbecue. The watermelon, pineapple and coconut really sing summer...
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Pea-camole

4.5

(2 ratings)

Big kids love avocado, little kids love peas – and they add a good natural sweetness to this chilli-topping classic. It makes a handy vegan side dish too...
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Rainbow fruit skewers

5

(5 ratings)

These vitamin-packed fruit skewers are a simple, colourful and fun way to get kids to eat fruit. They'll love helping to make them too.
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Frozen banana lollies

5

(2 ratings)

Make for kids and big kids, too! These banana lollies with chocolate, hundreds and thousands and strawberries are great for a party or after-school treat
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian