Egg & cress club sandwich on a plate

Kids’ vegetarian party recipes

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

4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Get little hands to help grate the carrots and beetroot and mix with mature cheddar to fill these vegetarian pastry rolls

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star 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
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6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A vegetarian sandwich with a difference, this light filling is simple and great for afternoon tea or lunch boxes

5 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Traditional cucumber sandwiches on brown bread are given a facelift with mint and chive cream cheese

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

On a hot day you'll be glad of this fruity, frozen snack that is low-fat and a great source of vitamin C – perfect for kids

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
13 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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
7 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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
26 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

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
23 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Love it or hate it, Marmite works beautifully with cheese and onion when baked up in shortcrust parcels

1 hr and 25 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
26 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star 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
5 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

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
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Here’s a toddler recipe to keep little bellies full and hands busy. They can decorate these pizzas themselves and pack in four of their five-a-day

40 mins
Easy
28 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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
Gluten-free
60 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Get the kids to help make these yummy muffins, perfect for lunchboxes

40 mins
Easy
25 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

These colourful, flavour-packed pizzas are low-fat and delicious too

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 3.0 out of 5 star 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
Gluten-free
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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
Vegan
Gluten-free
10 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

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
Gluten-free
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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
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