Finger Food

Crab Cakes

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Crab Cakes

Crab cakes are very easy, especially if you buy picked crab meat often available fresh or frozen from the fish market. Alternatively, substitute tinned […]

Tapenade

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 Tapenade

Tapenade is a versatile olive and caper spread. Originally from Provence, it takes its name from the French word for capers, but it relies more […]

Tomato Tarts with Fetta and Tapenade

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Tomato Tarts with Fetta and Tapenade

These delightful little Tomato Tarts with Fetta and Tapenade can be made larger to serve as an entree. I use […]

Chinese Chicken Wonton Cups

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Chinese Chicken Wonton Cups

Chinese chicken wonton cups are easy to make using ready made dumpling wrappers.

 Makes 24
Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 10 – 15 minutes

Ingredients

2 tablespoons hoi […]

Brown Sugar Shortbread Stars

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Brown Sugar Shortbread Stars

Brown Sugar Shortbread  Stars make a lovely change from shortbread made only with caster sugar.

Makes approx.  40 stars or biscuits
Preparation 20 mins […]

Little Fruit Cakes

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Little Fruit Cakes

Forget spending hours making a big Christmas cake, rather make these Little Fruit Cakes and everyone gets their own! Serve warm or […]

Cranberry Shortbread Stars

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Cranberry Shortbread Stars

Cranberry shortbread stars are perfect for Christmas gift giving. The inclusion of craisins gives them a festive look.

Makes 40-50
Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 15 minutes

Ingredients

250g […]

Smashed Broad Beans with Mint & Feta on Tortilla Triangles

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Smashed Broad Beans with Mint & Feta on Tortilla Triangles

Smashed Broad Beans with Mint & Feta on Tortilla Triangles makes a lovely canape any time […]

Kofta Kebab or Lamb Mince Skewers

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Kofta Kebab or Lamb Mince Skewers

Kofta kebab or Lamb Mince Skewers are traditionally made with grated onion – but that hurts my eyes. You’ll […]

Carrot, Peanut Butter and Raisin Ribbon Sandwiches

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Carrot, Peanut Butter and Raisin Ribbon Sandwiches  

When I had my busy catering business, Cuisine Affaire, in the 1980s and early 90s, these Carrot, Peanut Butter […]