Three lettuce cups filled with prawn cocktails, plus crackers

Quick nibbles recipes

46 Recipes

Feed a crowd with these quick and easy party snacks. Each is ready in just 20 minutes or less, making them perfect for a last-minute festive gathering. Choose from sweet or savoury canapés.

Rainbow prawn cocktails

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Serve this Asian-inspired twist on classic prawn cocktail as a starter or party canapés over the festive period
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Beetroot & rye tartines

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(1 rating)

If you're keen to rustle up lighter party nibbles for a celebration, these low-calorie beetroot tartines with pastrami or mackerel are ideal...
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Smoked salmon & herb blinis

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(1 rating)

Make a canapé classic of salmon and herb blinis, which you can rustle up in less than 20 minutes using four ingredients. Ideal for a dinner party
  • 17 mins
  • Easy

Sesame chicken & prawn skewers

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Serve these chicken and prawn canapés with drinks when you're entertaining. They're not only tasty but healthy and low-fat too...
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Grilled aubergine stacks

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Planning a Christmas party? You needn’t compromise on healthy eating with these tasty aubergine canapés which you can make with two different toppings...
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Quick cheese straws

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(20 ratings)

Delicious cheesy sticks, perfect for dipping, just as good on their own - ready in under 20 minutes.
  • 17 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Steak lettuce cups

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(1 rating)

Rustle up these easy steak canapés to serve at a party. With two sauces to accompany them, they're delicious and healthy too...
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Date & walnut cinnamon bites

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(2 ratings)

These date and walnut cinnamon bites are quick to whip up for a healthy snack. They also work as an after-dinner treat if you have friends round
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Whisky & nut baked camembert

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(1 rating)

Make this gooey baked cheese even more indulgent with the help of whisky, maple syrup and nuts. Serve with toasted sourdough for a fabulous sharing starter
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cherry bruschetta

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(3 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

Baked olives with feta

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Roast olives and cheese with garlic, fennel and chilli for an easy and delicious canapé - a tasty dinner party nibble
  • 17 mins
  • Easy

Triple cheese & tarragon-stuffed mushrooms

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(3 ratings)

Make this speedy, cheesy veggie treat for a light supper, or starter. It only needs five ingredients and you can have it on the table in 15 minutes
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Avocado canapés

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Serve our healthy avocado verrines when you're entertaining. They come in two tasty flavour combinations for easy party prep – crab or Mexican kidney bean...
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Margherita s'mores

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We gave American-style s’more marshmallow sandwiches a savoury makeover. This version with pizza flavours is ideal for dipping into tomato soup
  • 7 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Antipasti skewers

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(2 ratings)

Impress party guests with these simple, stylish canapés - thread olives, feta, Serrano ham and pickled cherry peppers onto long cocktail sticks
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Smoky Spanish tomato & garlic dip

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(2 ratings)

A Spanish tomato dip with smoky paprika and a drizzle of sherry vinegar. A great vegan addition to the picnic platter
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Stuffed cherry peppers

4.5

(2 ratings)

These low-fat, gluten-free canapés can be put together in just 10 minutes - perfect as a last-minute party nibble
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

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