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Party food recipes

37 Recipes

Canapés, mini bites and stylish plates for the best party spreads.

Raclette

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(1 rating)

Raclette is the ultimate cheesy sharing platter and an après-ski tradition. Try it for an informal party served with potatoes, cured meats and crusty baguette
  • Easy

Buckwheat & spelt chrain blinis

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Make these salmon, buckwheat and spelt chrain blinis ahead and heat them up as a hassle-free party canapé or plated as a starter. They freeze really well, too
  • 30 mins
  • More effort

Oysters with apple & horseradish dressing

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Drizzle apple and horseradish dressing over oysters for a sophisticated seafood starter to share. Serve on a bed of ice or rock salt with sprigs of dill
  • 5 mins
  • More effort

Caraway oatcakes with Stilton & damson jam

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Lacing oatcakes with fragrant caraway seeds adds another dimension to a cheeseboard. Serve with Stilton and damson jam as a final canapé at a party
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Paella arancini bites

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These crispy paella bites make the perfect canapé for a Spanish-style party. We predict they’re the new deep-fried mac 'n' cheese, watch this space.....
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Baba ganoush & sesame crackers

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This intense, smoky aubergine dip is ideal for a party platter with plenty of crackers for serial munchers. The blackened skins add depth of flavour
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Turkish lamb flatbread

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(2 ratings)

Perfect finger food for a party, put out this spiced lamb flatbread, sliced into squares and watch it disappear in minutes
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • More effort

Cherry bruschetta

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(2 ratings)

Ripe sweet cherries, creamy ricotta and salty prosciutto combine beautifully on these little toasts - the perfect nibble for a summer party
  • 9 mins
  • Easy

Watermelon vodka jelly shots

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(2 ratings)

If you're throwing a summer party these are sure to be a big hit! Cut into wedges and pass round...
  • 22 mins
  • Easy

Broccoli & potato croquettes

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These crunchy croquettes are both a stealthy way to get more vegetables into your kids as well as a great vegetarian party nibble
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Truffle macancini

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Our twist on arancini balls, filled with the perfect ratio of pasta, cheese, truffle and crumb. Serve these moreish morsels up with cocktails at your next party, they're a crowd-pleaser!...
  • 55 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Mini chicken fajitas

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(4 ratings)

These Mexican inspired party nibbles are filled with spicy chipotle chicken and peppers - make ahead for fuss-free entertaining
  • 43 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Niçoise toasts

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These bite-sized, crostini-like mouthfuls are packed with robust Mediterranean flavours including anchovies, capers and olives
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Quick & easy party nibbles

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(4 ratings)

Ten stunning ideas for your Christmas drinks party, all suitable for vegetarians
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spanish skewers

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(3 ratings)

A nod to traditional tapas, these freezable party canapés of potatoes, red pepper and chorizo can be made in advance
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Curried pulled lamb

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(5 ratings)

This meltingly tender shoulder of lamb can be cooked in stages over a few days - serve as the centrepiece for an Indian feast for friends
  • 4 hours and 45 mins
  • More effort

Scandi salmon pie

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(2 ratings)

This savoury picnic slice can be assembled ready to cook up to a day before - practical and impressive!
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy

Citrus & fennel marinated olives

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(1 rating)

This simple tapas dish can be made well in advance - the longer they are left, the more flavour the olives will absorb
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Mini pizza quiches

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(6 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

Slow-baked sticky gammon

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(12 ratings)

Fancy a cross between a traditional roasted ham and pulled pork? Use pineapple, treacle and ginger marinade as a tropical glaze
  • 5 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy

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