Party vol-au-vents recipe

Retro party recipes

35 Recipes

Get nostalgic with these vintage wonders.

Sara's chilli con carne


(39 ratings)

Ideal for entertaining families with kids, this classic chilli dish is quick, hassle-free and great to have in the freezer
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Custard kisses


(20 ratings)

Try a homemade version of these old-school favourites for a comforting afternoon tea
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Mini meatloaves


(18 ratings)

An updated retro favourite that makes a cheap and easy family meal
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Goulash in a dash


(27 ratings)

Whip up this Hungarian paprika-infused beef casserole in minutes, or use a slow cooker for an extra tender finish
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Ultimate crème brûlée


(66 ratings)

Our professional tips will help you to create this crunchy-and-custardy delight
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • More effort

Herby toad in the hole


(14 ratings)

This family favourite marries meaty sausages with robust herbs and traditional, comforting Yorkshire pudding
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Zabaglione trifle slice


(16 ratings)

This dish is inspired by trifle and tiramisu, taking some of the best elements of each
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • More effort