Quick and easy starters  (348)

From bacon and black pudding salad to steamed mussels - find lots of quick, easy and delicious starter recipes that you can whip up in less than half an hour, but which are still sure to impress guests.


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10min

Fresh chopped tomatoes work nicely blended into a classic guacamole. Serve with tortilla chips for an easy, festive nibble.

Recipe by: Bob Cody

 
25min

Be transported to the south of France with this dish. Serve with crusty bread, and a nice chilled glass of white wine.

Recipe by: Patti

 
20min

This is not your normal prawn cocktail! This recipe calls for lots of fresh coriander, cucumber, spring onions and chilli which gives the classic a Mexican flavour boost. It's a great colourful starter for a summer dinner party.

Recipe by: Rey Garza

 
15min

This is a traditional Italian salad served on wild greens. Here I use wild rocket.

Recipe by: Barrett

 
25min

Tasty baked tortilla crisps you make at home. Serve with your choice of dips and salsas.

Recipe by: Michele O'Sullivan

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