6 quick and easy party food ideas

Pigs in blankets (Looking terrified!) Substitute meat sausages for Quorn or veggie ones and wrap in ready made pasty before popping in the oven. These little piggies are sure to be a hit at Halloween as well as kids and grown up kids parties!

pigs-in-a-blanket

Cheese platter Party food doesn’t get much easier than this. Create a delicious and attractive spread with a selection of sliced cheeses.

Aged:Cheddar,  Goat Gouda, Gruyère de Comté or Comte
Soft:Bath Soft, Camembert, Brillat-Savarin
Firm: Manchego, Mimolette, Parmigiano-Reggiano
Blue: Gorgonzola Dolce, Valdeón, Stilton, Bleu d’Auvergne

cheese-plate

Potato plate top the cooked potatoes with diced red onion and spring onions.  Drizzle with olive oil and white wine vinegar or leave the condiments on the table so guests have the option.

potatoes

Fruit salad bowl Select a variety of fruits and prepare a colourful fruit bowl. This will go extremely well alongside the cheese plate.

Oranges, strawberries, grapes, kiwi fruit, blueberries, pineapple, bananas,

Check out this recipe for the perfect summer fruit salad

fruit-salad-bowl

No bake dessert  Slice strawberries and arrange in a bowl, cover with natural or Greek yogurt and finish off with an ample sprinkling on muesli.

dessert

Caprese salad is a simple Italian salad.  Arrange the sliced mozzarella, tomatoes, and fresh green basil on a plate.  Sprinkle with salt and pepper and drizzle with olive oil and balsamic vinegar.

caprese-salad