Pepper & walnut houmous with veggie dippers

Snack recipes

Keep hunger pangs at bay by filling up with a quick bite.

5 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Pack in the vegetables with this quick-to-make dip blitzed with sweet roasted red peppers and served with courgette, celery and carrot batons

16 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
9 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

This deliciously easy smoky aubergine dip is perfect with warm flatbreads or pittas, or serve with other Middle Eastern dishes as part of a mezze 

50 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
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5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Spiced with chilli, cayenne and curry powder, these nuts make the perfect snack for a drinks party

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

Try a new twist on a classic Mexican-inspired snack by adding fiery chillies, sweetcorn and a squeeze of lime

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Good Food reader Liz Baron shares her take on a party classic. Make your own pastry and fill with a savoury mix

55 mins
Easy
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Spice up popcorn with rosemary, chilli and garlic for a quick and easy snack. It's healthy, vegan and gluten-free 

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
78 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A smooth blended chickpea dip with tahini and garlic that's versatile and good for you, this easy hummus makes a great snack or lunch

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

Serve a sharing platter of vegetarian nachos at your next informal drinks party. Unlike most party food, these nachos are healthy, boasting plenty of folate, fibre and vitamin c

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

These healthier flapjacks are packed with cranberries, sultanas, apricots and nuts, plus they're gluten-free

55 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
15 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Try our flavourful vegetarian sausage rolls, packed with mushrooms, chestnuts, leeks and cheese. They're perfect for a picnic or served with salad for lunch

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Jazz up shop-bought hummus with harissa, herbs and lemon for a quick and easy party dip. Serve with toasted flatbreads and raw vegetables

5 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A crisp, short pastry base and a pancetta, cherry tomato and parmesan filling make these perfectly portable tartlets ideal for picnics and summer days out

2 hrs and 15 mins
More effort
2 ratings 2.2 out of 5 star rating

Pack classic cheese and pickle filling into puff pastry to make these moreish pinwheels. They’re ideal for summer picnics or buffets

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Snack on this oaty bar to stave off hunger pangs. It contains dried fruit, chia, sunflower and sesame seeds, coconut and hemp powder

11 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

These cheesy savoury bites are best eaten on the day they're baked – ideally fresh from the oven. They're perfect for picnics or lunchboxes

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

If you think there's no spread quite like peanut butter, try this version, sweetened with honey, as an energy-boosting snack

25 mins
Easy
2 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

A speedy, balanced breakfast of rye toast with homemade nut butter and juicy fruit

7 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve up these vegetarian filo pastry canapés with nam prik - a Thai chilli paste that we've mixed with oven-roasted tomatoes to make a dipping sauce

2 hrs and 40 mins
A challenge
Vegetarian
15 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Packed with biscuits, sultanas, puffed rice and lots of chocolate, these refrigerator bars are ideal for a kids' party

20 mins
Easy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

The picnic classic gets a healthy makeover - two thirds of the fat is knocked off by using lentils and lean pork and baking instead of frying

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Healthy
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A no-cook quick and simple snack that's ideal for an energy-boosting refuel when doing exercise or playing sport

5 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
28 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A healthier version of traditional fruit and nut bars packed with seeds, oats and agave syrup – perfect for snacking and lunchboxes

30 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Snack on these moreish sunflower and pumpkin nibbles, a healthier choice for a night in front of the television

17 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A great thrifty homemade snack of salted popcorn with chickpeas, raisins, nuts and Indian spices

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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