Finger food recipes

Make your party food sing with our finger food recipes – from vol-au-vents and cheese twists to sausage rolls, chicken wings and even the old trusty favourite: the sandwich. Whether you’re cooking for a Christmas party, birthday, or other celebration – there is much pleasure to be had from food you can eat with your hands…

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Bangla egg-stuffed mutton chops

Coronation recipes

Bangla egg-stuffed mutton chops

Vivek Singh’s mutton chops are inspired by King Charles’s love for mutton, eggs, vegetables. Vivek says: “This quintessential Bengali club...

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Devil pigs on horseback

Christmas trimmings, sides and sauces

Devil pigs on horseback

Devils on horseback meet pigs in blankets for this ultimate mash-up of bacon-wrapped goodness. The sticky sweetness of the prunes...

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Crispy roast chicken vol-au-vents

Christmas canapés

Crispy roast chicken vol-au-vents

Vol-au-vents deserve to be brought back! They’re simple, endlessly customisable and – with the right filling – very, very tasty....

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Gougères with pineapple chilli jam

Canapés and cocktails

Gougères with pineapple chilli jam

Anyone attending a kid’s party in the 1980s will remember the sight of a raw potato wrapped in foil, skewered...

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Miso devilled eggs

Miso recipes

Miso devilled eggs

Who doesn’t love a devilled egg? This Japanese-inspired twist on the retro classic amps up the umami with a spoonful...

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Orange curd mini tarts

Sweet tart recipes

Orange curd mini tarts

Fill mini tarts with luscious orange curd and top with vanilla mascarpone. These freeze-ahead tarts make the perfect small, sweet...

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Crab toastie

Crab recipes

Crab toastie

Chef Mike Naidoo’s unashamedly luxurious crab toastie recipe elevates the classic crab sandwich to Christmas-party-with-bubbles-worthy heights. Mike’s story: He started out,...

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Harissa lamb kofte bites

Make-ahead Christmas recipes

Harissa lamb kofte bites

Ed Smith’s freeze-ahead kofte bites are perfect for Christmas parties and festive nibbles.. Serve the harissa lamb kofte with the...

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Roast beef tray sandwiches

Street party recipes

Roast beef tray sandwiches

Easy traybake bread, a British take on focaccia with condiments and some of the filling niftily built in, is the...

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Mini Jubilee pork pies

Picnic recipes

Mini Jubilee pork pies

Our mini pork pies with hidden quail’s eggs are a party treat and well worth the effort. Hot water crust...

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Pea and watercress vol-au-vents

May seasonal recipes

Pea and watercress vol-au-vents

Serve these moreish vol au vents with a creamy watercress and pea filling, then top with radish or smoked trout...

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Mini pork pies with quick piccalilli

Picnic recipes

Mini pork pies with quick piccalilli

These mini pork and ham pies with hot water crust pastry are perfect for picnics or if you’re on-the-go. Serve...

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Parmesan and pork sausage rolls

Picnic recipes

Parmesan and pork sausage rolls

Perfect for picnics, these homemade pork, fennel and black pepper sausage rolls are a guaranteed crowd pleaser. Planning an al...

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Vegetable and sweet chilli spring rolls

Vegan Christmas recipes

Vegetable and sweet chilli spring rolls

These super-simple sweet chilli spring rolls tick the ‘dirty vegan’ box – even avowed meat eaters will be reaching for...

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Pigs in blankets sausage rolls

Christmas canapés

Pigs in blankets sausage rolls

What do you get if you cross pigs in blankets with sausage rolls? These Christmassy sausage-and-bacon puff-pastry bites, which make...

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Devilled eggs

Christmas canapés

Devilled eggs

The best Christmas party food, devilled eggs are about as moreish as canapés get. Popular, simple to make and colourful,...

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