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Summer of sport recipes

40 Recipes

Need to feed a hungry crowd of spectators? Try these recipes that require minimum prep so you can enjoy the show.


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  • Jalapeno poppers

    Jalapeno poppers

    A star rating of 2.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    Pack extra flavour into these irresistible chillies with plenty of cream cheese and mozzarella. Ideal party food

  • Buffalo chicken

    Buffalo chicken

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.11 ratings

    These spicy wings are ideal party food for any celebration. The chicken is brined to make it extra juicy and the smoky sweetness of the sauce adds heat

  • Summer punch 2016

    Summer punch

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    A simple, refreshing drink that's perfect for a summery gathering. For an extra-special twist, swap the sparkling water for champagne

  • Brown sugar & cinnamon glazed popcorn

    Brown sugar & cinnamon glazed popcorn

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.8 ratings

    If you like your popcorn sweet on movie night, then this recipe with a sugary glaze and a hint of warming spice won't disappoint

  • Black bean potato nachos

    Black bean potato nachos

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    These addictive black bean nachos make a great veggie sharing dish for a party or movie night with crispy potatoes, a fresh red pepper salsa and melty cheese

  • Sticky bourbon BBQ wings with blue cheese dip

    Sticky bourbon BBQ wings with blue cheese dip

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.18 ratings

    The cool blue cheese & soured cream dip takes the edge off the heat in the sauce. Dip in the chicken wings or the celery and radishes – or do both!

  • Cucumber, mint & melon punch

    Cucumber, mint & melon punch

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    A fruity, minty, refreshing punch for a summer party. The mix of juicy honeydew, cantaloupe and watermelon chunks make this the ultimate cooler to beat the heat

  • Honey-glazed chicken wings 2016

    Honey-glazed chicken wings

    A star rating of 2.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    A lip-smacking snack of sticky wings that's ideal for munching at a party or while watching a movie on the sofa

  • Mexican pulled pork tacos

    Mexican pulled pork tacos

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.9 ratings

    Fill crisp taco shells with a spicy pulled pork filling which can be frozen ahead of time for an easy entertaining dish to share

  • Watermelon vodka jelly shots

    Watermelon vodka jelly shots

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

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

  • Broccoli & potato croquettes

    Broccoli & potato croquettes

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.10 ratings

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

  • Chinese-spiced seed mix

    Chinese-spiced seed mix

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

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

  • Melting nachos with shredded gammon

    Melting nachos with shredded gammon

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    A Mexican sharing dish of cheesy tortillas for friends and family, a great way to use up leftover ham or gammon

  • Crab & avocado tostadas

    Crab & avocado tostadas

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Use a corn tortilla as a base then top with storecupboard crabmeat, guacamole-style Mexican dip and salad

  • Bean, feta & herb dip

    Bean, feta & herb dip

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.16 ratings

    Dill, chive or mint (or a combination of all three!) really work in this creamy cannellini dip - a healthy snack

  • Homemade Cajun tortillas

    Homemade Cajun tortillas

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

    Oven bake flour tortillas into crunchy chips flavoured with traditional Louisiana spices and serve with dip

  • Parmesan potato skins

    Parmesan potato skins

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.1 rating

    Bake up crispy potato skins with cayenne pepper, paprika and cheese then serve with a dip for a movie night nibble

  • Ginger, apple & vanilla punch

    Ginger, apple & vanilla punch

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.5 ratings

    A refreshing and punchy ginger-beer based cocktail with vanilla vodka, limes, ginger and apple slices

  • Sweet chilli dogs

    Sweet chilli dogs

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.14 ratings

    Only five ingredients are needed for these low calorie, spicy hot dogs made from pork sausages and caramelised onion

  • Courgette fritters on a plate with bowl of sweet chilli sauce

    Courgette pancake fritters

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.27 ratings

    Grate your courgette and add to a pancake batter then fry up these mini veggie patties with chilli dip

  • Anchovy palmiers

    Anchovy palmiers

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.8 ratings

    Roll puff pastry up with anchovies and Parmesan cheese and bake to create a simple but impressive nibble or canapé


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