Christmas starters (121)

Serve up a delicious smoked salmon or prawn starter for an elegant start to your Christmas dinner. We have lots of easy recipes for seasonal soups, pates and more!

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5 reviews
 
7hr

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

Recipe by: P. Travisano

 
12 reviews
 
40min

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.

 
8 reviews
 
1hr10min

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

Recipe by: Luda

 
1 review
 
35min

Prawns stuffed with crab meat and spinach, wrapped in puff pastry and baked in the oven. A wonderful starter.

Recipe by: nostatic

 
No reviews
 
10min

An elegant bite-sized hors d'oeuvre, which will be welcomed at any dinner party. Smoked salmon is served with a horseradish cream in a starter spoon. You can also serve the salmon on top of crostini, if desired.

Recipe by: matoutina

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Smoked salmon starters

Smoked salmon starters

Chicken liver and mushroom pate

Chicken liver and mushroom pate

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