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Queen's birthday recipes to eat like a Queen this weekend

Dust off the china, pull out your best silver and put on a spread fit for a Queen! From delicate sweets to hearty savouries, these recipes are perfecting for sharing with family and friends

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    Potato and salmon frittata

    This baked frittata can be cooked ahead and chilled until you're ready to serve. It's a perfect cocktail party dish or plate to share.

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    Pork and apple sausage roll

    Create your favourite savoury from scratch with this pork and apple sausage roll recipe. Simple, delicious and perfect for lunch, dinner or morning tea

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    Chicken club sandwiches

    There's a real art to creating the perfect chicken club sandwich - get organised by clearing a space and having all your ingredients at the ready!

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    Lemon and pistachio moments

    These light, crumbly vanilla biscuits with a lemony, nutty butter cream are perfect for a picnic

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    Traditional shortbread wheels

    Buttery and crumbly and oh-so sweet, traditional shortbread wheels are a Christmas staple. Why not wrap some in cellophane for a simply tasty gift?

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    Fluffy rocket and feta scones

    These scones really pack a punch with rocket and a double dose of cheese – feta in the scones and cheddar on the top. Slathered in butter, a warm scone is true comfort food, right?

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    Orange and poppyseed cupcakes

    These gorgeous orange and poppyseed cupcakes are wonderfully sweet and moist. Serve them fresh out of the oven, drizzled with a divine orange syrup, and enjoy with friends.

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    Salmon pinwheels

    There is no better match than cream cheese and soft smoked salmon. With dill, mint, capers and lemon juice you'll find you just can't stop eating these refreshing pinwheels.

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    Milk chocolate éclair bombs

    The trick to making the choux pastry for these milk chocolate eclairs is to allow the steam to create the puff – if you open the oven door mid-bake you’ll be destined for a flop. Literally.

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    Red velvet berry cheesecake brownie

    An irresistible combination of red velvet, cheesecake and brownie will have your mouth watering just by the reading the recipe!

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    Jam and cream filled lamingtons

    This recipe puts a decadent swing on the humble Aussie lamington. Smooth, whipped cream and sweet raspberry jam work perfectly sandwiched between two fluffy sponge pieces, all dipped in chocolate and dusted with coconut.

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    Bacon and cheese tart

    Use a full-flavoured cheese for this recipe and you’ll be rewarded with an extremely tasty tart – great for lunch or a simple supper

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    Mini shepherd's pies

    All the goodness of a shepherd's pie in a handy individual serve that equals $4 per person.

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    Bloody mary

    A hangover cure with a spicy kick, the vodka-based Bloody Mary has been a popular cocktail around the world for almost a century.

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    Pimms garden cocktail

    A classic drink with cooling cucumber and subtle dryness, this Pimms has a few extras including added flavour from aniseedy fennel flowers. Photography by Jani Shepherd/Gatherum Collectif.

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