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Slimming World's smoked salmon, cottage cheese and rocket rolls

Throwing a birthday party, Christmas party, New Year party or just having a few people over? Take a look at our easy party food recipes. We've got lots of quick canapés and finger food ideas for you to try and some impressive birthday cakes and celebration cakes and cupcakes.

  • This lower-fat version of the dessert favourite is a real treat. Golden-tinged meringue hides a delicious…

    Serves: 4

  • These delicious pastry parcels are a great haggis dish to serve as finger food or with a main meal for Burns Night.

    Serves: 4

    Total time: 55 mins

  • These mini Thai fishcakes are the perfect get-ahead option for a party or get together as they can be made…

    Makes: 10

    Total time: 1 hr 5 mins

  • With hardly any work you can turn plain prawns into a delicious party food offering. With Asian flavours and a…

    Makes: 10

  • The classic combination or roast beef and Yorkshire pudding is the perfect light bite with drinks when made up…

    Makes: 10

  • This divine dessert is the perfect choice for chocoholics and its so easy to make. Choose a good quality plain…

    Serves: 4

    Total time: 20 mins

  • goodtoknow user Libbie sent in her chocolate cupcake recipe, which she adapted from The Hummingbird Bakery's…

    Serves: 12

    Total time: 50 mins

  • These spicy Thai prawn cakes are full of the flavours of chilli, garlic and lemongrass, with none of the fuss …

    Serves: 4

    Total time: 20 mins

  • These cute toffee apple pops from Royal Wedding cake maker Fiona Cairns are a modern twist on the classic…

    Makes: 30

    Total time: 1 hr 10 mins

    (plus cooling time)
  • Madeira cake pops are delicious and tasty covered in colourful sprinkles perfect for kids parties. A bite-size…

    Makes: 18

    Total time: 35 mins

  • Don't be put off by how long these potato skins take to cook - there's very little work involved! And you can…

    Makes: 24

    Total time: 1 hr 35 mins

  • These biscuit towers are super-quick to make - the kids will enjoy helping to build them, too

    Serves: 4

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