Try our easy Christmas canapés recipes and Christmas nibbles for the best Christmas party food.
Our Christmas nibble recipes are easy to make, from turkey sausage puff pastry tarts to sticky pork belly skewers. We also have some fun twists on Welsh rarebit, spring rolls and croquettes.
Try our party tartines for easy party food that’s a bit more substantial than canapés. This is a really quick and easy entertaining recipe.
Try these crispy turkey, stuffing and cranberry sausage puffs for an easy festive canapé. This recipe makes 15 and can be made well in advance, meaning you’ll be ready for all those Christmas parties.
This canapé recipe is great for Christmas party food, and it’s really on-trend. It’s your classic prawn cocktail with a twist. Pass them around your Christmas party for an easy Christmas nibble.
These Christmas canapés have a crunchy exterior, a melty inner and a satisfyingly tangy edge. They’re a definite crowd pleaser and a great way to use up leftover cheese over the Christmas period.
Check out our vegetarian canape recipe for crunchy filo-baked fresh figs stuffed with peppered goat’s cheese. This recipe makes an awesome Christmas nibble or starter that is easy to make.
Mix up the Christmas canapés this year with these crunchy fish fritters with sweet and spicy dip from Persian cooking guru Sabrina Ghayour. They’re a great idea for a middle-Eastern dinner party spread or Christmas party.
These pork-belly skewers with Vietnamese caramel sauce make easy but impressive canapés for the festive season and also make great Christmas party food.
This recipe from Persian cooking guru Sabrina Ghayour for flakey puff pastry wrapped around tender lamb koftas is sure to be a hit with your dinner party guests over the Christmas period. Serve as part of a middle eastern spread with Sabrina’s other recipes here.
Exotic Christmas canapes! This is a meat-free version of a classic Thai recipe and is an easy canapé to have with drinks at any dinner party. Try our other Thai recipes here.
Proper posh Christmas party food! These mini lobster rolls are easy to make but look impressive – perfect for hassle-free entertaining at a Christmas party.
Light and delicate crab crostini make perfect easy canapés for drinks parties. Make the crab mix and toast the baguette ahead, but don’t assemble until ready to eat as the bread will become soggy.
A Welsh rarebit topped with an egg is called a buck rarebit. This version is beautifully bite-sized, perfect for sharing over the Christmas period for finger food.
It’s not a Christmas party without chips and dips. Serve fat chips or wedges with different spices and match the dips. Make cones from paper or buy ready-made confetti cones from wedding shops.
Indulgent Christmas party food! Try our gooey mozzarella sticks with a punchy dipping sauce. Blocks of mozzarella stand up better to deep-frying and will still give you that cheesy, stringy ooze. These are best cooked from frozen, so they are a perfect Christmas nibble.
A meat-free canapé to kick off that snazzy dinner party you’ve been dreaming of. It calls for easy-to-find ingredients and will be on the table in under 30 minutes (promise). Alternatively, make them the night before and leave to chill in the fridge.
Impressive but easy, these delicate filo pies with parmesan, pancetta and spring onions make the perfect Christmas canapé over the festive period.
These easy canapés can be made ahead then reheated in a warm oven to serve. Chorizo, tomatoes and eggs are a classic Spanish combination that works so well together.
Our little steak crostini are flavour bombs, and one of our favourite Christmas party canapés (Nor add to these recipes for the perfect New Year party food ideas). Elegant, colourful and rich, they’re wonderfully served with a glass of fizz.
Crisp mini poppadoms with a punchy mango and cucumber yoghurt topped with juicy prawns make great party finger food in just 20 minutes. An easy yet fun Christmas nibble.
Add an Asian twist to your Christmas party with our easy recipe for duck and mango rice paper rolls, ready in just half an hour.
The easiest Christmas party finger food, ready in half an hour – ready made puff pastry topped with goat’s cheese and pretty figs makes the perfect Christmas canapé.