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Quick nibbles recipes

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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.

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  • Rainbow prawn cocktails served as canapés

    Rainbow prawn cocktails

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

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

  • Beetroot & rye tartines served on a large plate

    Beetroot & rye tartines

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 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

  • Smoked salmon & herb blinis on a serving plate

    Smoked salmon & herb blinis

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    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

  • A selection of sesame chicken & prawn skewers

    Sesame chicken & prawn skewers

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

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

  • Grilled aubergine stacks served on a decorative plate

    Grilled aubergine stacks

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 rating

    Planning a Christmas party? You needn’t compromise on healthy eating with these tasty aubergine canapés which you can make with two different toppings

  • Quick cheese straws

    Quick cheese straws

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.28 ratings

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

  • Crushed pea & mint dip with carrot sticks

    Crushed pea & mint dip with carrot sticks

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    A simple dip recipe that's low in fat and gluten-free. Refreshing mint and smooth ricotta make this a delectable veggie snack

  • Steak lettuce cups on a plate

    Steak lettuce cups

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.2 ratings

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

  • A plate filled with date & walnut cinnamon bites

    Date & walnut cinnamon bites

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 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

  • Whisky & nut baked camembert served with toasted sourdough

    Whisky & nut baked camembert

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.11 ratings

    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

  • Cherry bruschetta

    Cherry bruschetta

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

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

  • Baked olives with feta

    Baked olives with feta

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

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

  • Cheesy stuffed mushrooms on plate with salad leaves

    Triple cheese & tarragon-stuffed mushrooms

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 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

  • Avocado canapés served in two glasses

    Avocado canapés

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    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

  • Margarita s'more

    Margherita s'mores

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

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

  • Antipasti skewers

    Antipasti skewers

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

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

  • Fried quail on plate with dip

    Southern-fried quail with blue cheese dressing

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Try a more refined type of fried chicken using quail with an indulgent blue cheese dipping sauce. These golden-brown bites are perfect party food

  • Serrano-wrapped pear with goat’s cheese

    Serrano-wrapped pear with goat’s cheese

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    These canapés look fancy, but are incredibly easy to assemble, and look lovely as part of a sharing platter or party nibble

  • Smoky Spanish tomato & garlic dip

    Smoky Spanish tomato and garlic dip

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    A Spanish tomato dip with smoky paprika and a drizzle of sherry vinegar. A great vegan addition to the picnic platter

  • Mint-chocolate bark with pretzels

    Mint-chocolate bark with pretzels

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    These little triple chocolate bites make a great addition to a sweet party buffet, or an attractive edible gift

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