Classic kids’ party food ideas
These old school favourites are some of the ultimate kids’ party food recipes. Whether you’re feeling like a retro treat or you’re planning a party with some classic bites, these recipes will fit the bill.
1. Chocolate crackles
Get the recipe: Kids' Party Chocolate Crackles
Choose classic chocolate crackles or add some colour with smarties. Chocolate crackles are a winner no matter which you choose.
2. Rocky road
Marshmallows, glace cherries and caramel popcorn coated in chocolate. What’s not to love about a good Rocky Road Recipe? This classic treat can be made with white chocolate too, like in this White Chocolate & Raspberry Rocky Road recipe.
3. Honey joys
These little treats are so aptly named! Crunchy golden patty pans of joy, it's not a kids' party without a tray of Honey Joys. Complete your spread with a few of these snacks, try sprinkling them with hundreds and thousands for a colourful confetti look.
4. Hedgehog slice
You can’t go wrong with Hedgehog Slice: crumbly shortbread, chewy lollies and chocolate icing. Yum! This hedgehog slice has a touch of popping candy added in for a crackly surprise that’s super fun for the kids.
5. Candy bark
Candy bark is a classic treat and it’s so easy. The Copha gives the chocolate a nice shine without needing to temper it. This Popping Candy Bark has only three ingredients, one of them being a bit of rainbow coloured popping candy sprinkled over the top.
6. Birthday cake
This cake recipe covered in a rainbow of M&Ms is what birthday dreams are made of. Make this Rainbow Teacake with Vanilla Frosting and M&Ms in rainbow colours or theme it according to the birthday kids' favourite colours.
More kids' party recipes
Discover more kids' party recipes below!
Get the recipe: Triple Layered Chocolate Crackle Slice
Turn chocolate crackles into a triple layered slice! (Psst, this is a great idea if you don't have patty pans on hand!)
Get the recipe: Pure White Frosting
Pure white frosting is almost impossible to achieve with other ingredients, try this recipe to get beautiful white frosting for cakes and cupcakes.