Halloween Eyeball Canapes with Cheese and Kiwi Berries

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Halloween Eyeball Canapes

Halloween Eyeball Canapes with Cheese and Kiwi Berries I found these mini kiwi berries in Waitrose earlier this year. When I bit in to one it reminded me of an eyeball, which is what inspired these eyeball canapes.  Ingredients Round crackers Mature Cheddar Cheese Kiwi berries (or grapes if you cant get kiwi berries) Red food colour and a clean … Read More

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Baked Brie Honey and Pine Nuts

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Baked Brie, Honey and Pine Nuts Baked Brie is fantastic dish to serve guests with drinks, as a sociable get stuck in kind of a snack. (my favourite kind). Its also fantastic for unexpected guests, as it only takes a few moments to whip up.A bit of un necessary background:  I’m a sucker for a junk shop.  I love modern … Read More

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Beetroot Feta and Mint Canapes

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Beetroot feta and mint canapes

Beetroot Feta and Mint Canapes The key to a good canapé, (in my opinion) is mouth sized bites of simple ingredients that just gel together.  Beetroot Feta and Mint are just such a combination.  Proof that nibbles do not have to be complicated to look impressive. This canape idea simply combines beetroot feta and mint on a cocktail stick.  It only takes around 5 … Read More

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Brioche Pate Heart Nibbles

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Brioche pate heart nibbles

Brioche Pate Heart Nibbles Regular visitors to this blog may know that it was our families turn this year to host the Hogmanay (New Years Eve) party. For the starter that night I planned to make a thai fish soup that I had eaten at a friends house a month before.  The soup was made….but about 2 hours before guests arrived I tasted … Read More

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Roasted Beetroot and Halloumi Nibbles with Balsamic Pearls

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Beetroot and Halloumi

Roasted Beetroot and Halloumi Nibbles with Balsamic Pearls The combination of sweet beetroot, salty halloumi and tangy balsamic vinegar is great for summer or winter drinks. (Stick a drink in my hand, and I would gobble a plate of these what ever the weather!)  These are easy to whip up (from ingredients you probably have in your fridge) so they are … Read More

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