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No-cook kids’ recipes

16 Recipes

Get kids practicing their skills in the kitchen with our easy, no-cook recipes. Make a batch of fruity snacks, sweet treats or savoury sandwiches

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
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Make this healthy hummus and pile into mini plant pots for a cute snack for kids. Children will love it, and they can dunk in carrots and other crudités

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
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2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Dip these fruity ice lollies in natural food colouring then encourage kids to start scribbling

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
42 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This is an easy cheesecake for kids to prepare with just a little supervision – they'll love smashing up the biscuits for the base.

25 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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

15 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Swap soggy sandwiches for tortilla wraps filled with chicken, cheese and veggies in this tasty packed lunch recipe that kids will love

10 mins
Easy
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
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Forget soggy sarnies, kids will love this simple lunchbox recipe - for very young children, skip the skewer and serve as a salad instead

10 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Mix nut butter with creamy Greek yogurt and spice for a super simple lunchbox snack that kids will love - serve with apples or vegetable sticks

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Children will love this – part recipe, part science experiment, milk transforms into delicious ice cream in front of their eyes

15 mins
Easy
20 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

An easy chocolate fridge cake with biscuits, marshmallows and nuts that's quick to prepare and great for bake sales and afternoon tea breaks

20 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Healthy, quick and simple tortilla wraps with shredded chicken, vegetables and salad - perfect for little lunchboxes

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Make an exciting vegetarian salad wrap with crunchy veg for texture and a good hit of cheddar cheese. Perfect for packing into a lunchbox

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A no-cook strawberry jam you can prepare in 15 minutes. No need to slave over a hot stove, simply combine, leave to thicken, stir and savour

15 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

These gluten and dairy-free berry and coconut cream sweet treats from BBC Good Food magazine reader Jenna Hope are entirely raw

25 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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