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    325 reviews

    Crimini mushrooms are stuffed with Cheddar cheese and streaky bacon. These are perfect for canapes or as a starter.

    Recipe by: GRNSTR1PE

    110 reviews

    This recipe is a great way to used tinned or leftover salmon, and is easily adapted to include whatever spices you like.

    Recipe by: Marianna

    16 reviews

    Also known as cheese twists (for their shape). These are one of my favourites! They’re great for canapés, very popular in winter and just as good for snacking on while watching a movie on a rainy Sunday afternoon.

    Recipe by: henrydwatson

    16 reviews

    I first tried this fabulous recipe at a friends house in Filey and was blown away with the taste. If you love mackerel, then you will love this! A super fast delicious starter or snack.

    Recipe by: mosage

    13 reviews

    This is a rich and decadent chicken liver pate recipe, which is perfect for special occasions and parties.

    Recipe by: P. Travisano

    14 reviews

    These irresistible little canapés are always a hit at parties. And all the better, they're very easy to make.

    Recipe by: Luda

    13 reviews

    Surprisingly easy chicken chunks coated in a crispy batter with a 'can't believe it's that easy' sweet and sour sauce. Serve with my Easy fried rice.

    Recipe by: Samantha's Supper

    152 reviews

    These cheesy and buttery cheese straws come with a kick thanks to a touch of cayenne. If desired, omit the cayenne for a simple cheese straw recipe.

    Recipe by: Carol

    313 reviews

    Light and flaky, these tarts are easy to make and easy to reheat. Just wrap loosely in foil and heat at 180 C for 10 to 15 minutes, or until warm.

    Recipe by: DONNA L.

    150 reviews

    These are simple and delicious! They freeze really well too.

    Recipe by: POSHIE25

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