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Starters recipes

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Roasted sweet potato rounds recipe

145 · 55 minutes · Roasted sweet potato rounds recipe


  • 2 large sweet potatoes, cut into 2cm-thick rounds
  • ½ tbsp olive oil
  • 200g feta, chopped
  • 200g Greek-style yogurt
  • squeeze of lemon juice
  • 2 tsp chopped thyme leaves, plus extra leaves, to serve
  • 3 fresh figs, each cut into 8 wedges
  • 1 tsp pomegranate seeds
  • rocket leaves, to serve
  • balsamic glaze, to serve
How to make Loaded Hasselback Potatoes Photo

6 · 30 minutes · Loaded hasselback potatoes are the ultimate starter or side! Packed with cheese, bacon and topped with sour cream they will definitely satisfy your taste buds.


  • 3 oz Bacon strips
  • 1 tsp Garlic powder
  • 1 tbsp Parsley, Fresh
  • 8 Potatoes, small to medium
Baking & Spices
  • 1 tsp Paprika
  • 1 Salt and pepper
Oils & Vinegars
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil
  • 4 oz Cheddar cheese
  • 4 tbsp Sour cream
Mushroom Vol Au Vent - The Twin Cooking Project by Sheenam & Muskaan

2 · 60 minutes · Homemade Mushroom Vol Au Vents made with puff pastry loaded with delicious creamy mushroom filling - perfect party appetiser recipe.


  • 1/2 tsp Garlic
  • 200 g Mushrooms
  • 2 tbsp Parsley
Baking & Spices
  • 2 tsp Flour
  • 1 Salt & pepper
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 tbsp Oil
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 500 g Puff pastry
  • 1 tbsp Butter
  • 1/2 cup Milk
delicious. editor Karen Barnes' gloriously creamy, baked garlic mushroom pots will leave your dinner party guests in awe, yet are deceivingly simple.

4 · delicious. editor Karen Barnes’s late mum used to make this decadent starter on special occasions, and now Karen makes them regularly. Why? “Because they taste wonderful, they take about 20 minutes to prep and (best of all) you can make the whole thing ahead, then leave the little dishes in the fridge ready to flash through the oven just before everyone sits at the table. That’s my kind of cooking,” she says. Try our baked ricotta pots too for another simple and speedy starter.


  • 500 g Button mushrooms
  • 1 Small bunch Flatleaf parsley, fresh
  • 2 Garlic cloves
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 1 Bread to serve, Crusty
  • 25 g Butter
  • 150 g Cream cheese, full-fat
  • 150 g Creme fraiche
  • 15 g Parmesan
  • halved
  • roughly chopped
  • 6 X 150ml ramekins
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21 Easy Canapes to Make at Home - Cold Canapes List

2 · 11 minutes · Looking for some ideas for easy canapes to make ahead? This cold canapes list will have you sorted with homemade recipes.


  • 1 Pork tenderloin crostini, Spicy
  • 1 Sardines on toast
  • 1 Smoked salmon canapes
  • 1 Smoked salmon crostini
  • 1 Smoked salmon dip with crostini
  • 1 Heirloom tomato bruschetta
  • 1 Nectarine bruschetta
  • 1 Spinach stuffed mushrooms
  • 1 Strawberry basil bruschetta
  • 1 Tomato and onion bruschetta
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1 Pistachio
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 1 Apple honey walnut crostini
  • 1 Cranberry cream cheese toasts
  • 1 Fig jam & goat cheese crostini with easy bruschetta
  • 1 Herbed ricotta crostini
  • 1 Toast points
  • 1 Boxty with creme fraiche, Mini
  • 1 Easy ritz cracker canapes
  • Caponata Alla Siciliana (Eggplant)
Jam Jar Prawn Cocktails by Jamie Oliver - Eden Project Communities

Many thanks to Jamie Oliver for sharing this beautiful jam jar prawn cocktail recipe. Cocktail Sauce, Avo, Tomatoes & Crispy Pancetta Crumbs - perfect.

Whipped Ricotta Crostini

3 · Whipped ricotta crostini makes an elegant and easy appetizer. You can serve the crostini with only the ricotta or top them with a variety of toppings and flavors. Guests love to add their own toppings and personalize their crostini.


  • 1 Smoked salmon + cucumber slices + capers
  • 1 clove Garlic
  • 1 Pine nuts + roasted mushrooms + fresh thyme, Toasted
  • 1 Jam
  • 1 Olive tapenade
  • 1 Pesto
  • 1 Pistachios + mint + honey
Baking & Spices
  • 3/4 tsp Sea salt
  • 1 Tomatoes + fresh basil + balsamic glaze
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 Olive oil, Extra virgin
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil, extra virgin
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 1 Long baguette
  • 1 cup Whole milk ricotta
Easy Italian Tomato Bruschetta - A Must for every BBQ

Tomato Bruschetta, is a must for every outdoor grilling or barbecue meal. Made with fresh tomatoes, onions, celery, basil, parsley, oregano and olive oil. Easy Tomato Bruschetta, Italian never tasted so good.

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