For the perfect dinner party this is the place to start; here is a first-rate list of starters to suit all tastes.

Anglesey Eggs
Antipasti - Article - .jpg
Antipasti Platter - photo
Antipasto: Breaola Di Manzo Al Caprino -  (Bresaola & Goat’s Cheese Dressing) - photo
Asparagus - Roast, with Olive Oil & Parmesan
Asparagus & Caramelised Onion Taleggio Tart - photo
Asparagus & Mascarpone Tartlets, Deep-filled - photo
Asparagus Bundles - with Prosciutto
Asparagus Mimosa
Asparagus Mousse
Asparagus Quiches - photo
Asparagus Spears with poached egg - photo - James Martin
Asparagus with Ham & Cream
Asparagus, Creamy - Basil and Creme Fraiche Veloute
Asparagus, Egg & Bacon Pie
Asparagus, Lemon & Cheese Tart - photo - Lucas Hollweg
Aubergine Parcels with Roast Garlic & Shallot Raita - photo
Baked Asparagus & Pecorino - photo - Florence Knight
Barbecued Spare Ribs
Blinis with Caviar or Smoked Salmon
Blinis with Sauteed Mushroom Sauce - photo
Blinis with Scrambled Egg & Smoked Salmon - photo
Blinis with Smoked Salmon & Creme Fraiche - photo - Delia Smith
Brandade with black olives - flat-leaf parsley - photo
Broad Bean & Rocket Bruschetta - photo
Broccoli & Parma Ham Rolls
Broccoli, Leek & Tomato Tart
Bruschetta with Roast Peppers, Mozzarella & Pesto - drawing
Bruschetta, Tomato, with Lemon Ricotta - drawing
Brussels Sprout & Goat's Cheese Souffle - Gordon Ramsay
Caesar Salad
Carpaccio - Beef, Mustard Mayonnaise & Herb Breadcrumbs - photo
Cheese & Asparagus Roulade
Cheese Fritters - photo
Cheese Souffle
Chicken Liver Parfait
Chicken Liver Pâté
Courgette Fritters with Chilli Jam
Crab & Cheese Tartlets - photo
Crab & Ricotta Tartlets
Crab Cakes - Nigel Slater with Thandie Newton
Crab Crostini - photo
Crab, Potted - photo
Crab, Potted Cromer - photo - Delia Smith
Crabcakes - 3 Recipes
Crabcakes - further recipe
Crespoline with Ricotta & Sun-dried Tomato Paste
Duck Rillettes - photo
Duck Rillettes - photo - Delia Smith
Egg & Salmon Puff Parcels
Eggs - Anglesey Eggs
Eggs - Duck, with Fresh Truffles
Farinate, Red Onion & Rosemary
Fennel Velouté
Fennel, Pear & Stilton Salad
Feta Mint Greens - photo
Fish - Gravadlax & Lemon Dressing, Potato Blinis with - photo
Fish - Gravadlax on Potato Rösti Pancakes - photo
Fish - Haddock & Asparagus Pancakes
Fish - Haddock & Smoked Salmon Terrine
Fish - Herby Fishcakes with Lemon & Chive Sauce
Fish - Hot-smoked Trout & Chive Tartlets - photo
Fish - Potted Mackerel
Fish - Potted Salmon
Fish - Potted Salmon - photo
Fish - Potted Smoked Fish
Fish - Salmon Duo - photo
Fish - Salmon Fishcakes with Tikka Spices
Fish - Salmon, Potted
Fish - Scallops, Pan-fried with Pea Purée
Fish - Smoked Haddock Fish Cakes with Chilli
Fish - Smoked Haddock Pâté
Fish - Smoked Haddock Risotto Cake (Gordon Ramsey)
Fish - Smoked Haddock Scotch Egg - photo - Tom Kerridge
Fish - Smoked Haddock Soufflés with Parsley Oil
Fish - Smoked Makerel Pâté with Quails' Eggs - photo
Fish - Smoked Salmon & Chicory with Creme Fraiche Dressing
Fish - Smoked Salmon & Potato Pancakes
Fish - Smoked Salmon Gateau - photo - Gary Rhodes
Fish - Smoked Salmon on Potato Rösti with Horseradish Cream - photo - Anthony Worral Thompson
Fish - Smoked Salmon Souffles, Double-baked - photo
Fish - Smoked Salmon Timbales with Cucumber Papardelle - photo - Gary Rhodes
Fish - Tartlets of Scrambled Eggs with Smoked Salmon
Fish - Trout Rillettes
Fishcakes with Spicy Dipping Sauce - photo
French Beans with Parma Ham
Game Paté - photo
Game Terrine - photo
Goat’s Cheese – Mini Tarte Tatin (Caramelised Red Onion)
Goat’s Cheese & Bacon Rosti - photo - Mary Cadogan
Goat’s Cheese Herb & Lemon Patties - photo - Nick Nairn
Goat’s Cheese Pastries with Onion Marmalade - photo
Greek Salad
Haddock & Egg Terrine
Ham, Potted with Beetroot & Red Onion Salad - photo
hors d'oeuvres
Indian Ideas
Kirsch Milk Shake
Leeks Wrapped in Parma Ham & Gruyere - photo
Lettuce Buns
Mackerel Pâté
Melba Toast
Mini Colcannon with Buttermilk
Mini Onion Scones with Beef & Horseradish Cream
Onion, Prosciutto & Taleggio Tart
Onions, Mushrooms & Quails Eggs fried in Duck Fat
Parmesan Fried Brie with Lemon & Lime Gremolata - photo
Pea & Leek Tart
Pepper & Tomato Tart - photo
Peppers, Stuffed
Peppers, Stuffed Red & Yellow
Pheasant Terrine with Chestnuts - Lindsey Bareham
Porcini Mushroom & Chicken Liver Pâté - Gordon Ramsay
Potato Cakes, Pea Filled
Potato Rösti With Herb-Marinated Goat’s Cheese
Quiche, Bacon & Onion - photo
Ricotta & Spinach Filo Bites - photo
Scallops, Rosemary Seared with Pancetta, Radicchio & Toasted Hazelnuts - photo
Scrambled Eggs & Chives wrapped in Smoked Salmon - photo
Shallot & Blue Cheese Tarts - photo
Soufflé, Gruyere Cheese
Souffled Arbroath Smokie Creams with Foaming Hollandaise
Soufflés, Leek & Gruyère, Twice Baked
Spinach & Cheese Parcels
Spinach & Cottage Cheese Fritters - photo
Spinach Dumplings
Spinach Salad with Crispy Bacon & Soft-boiled Egg - photo
Spinach, Pancetta & Dolcelatte Tart
Spring Onion Cakes
Terrine, Duck Breast with Peppercorns - photo
Terrine, Venison & Pigeon - Ptolemy Mann
Tomato & Basil Tart
Tomato Tart, Aromatic - photo
Wild Mushroom & Egg Tart - photo



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