Baking

  • 21 Crunchy chocolate sweetie nests
    Cute little nests filled with sweet treat chocolate beans for the prettiest of party food – they will disappear as fast as they are made! Makes: 14-16 Preparation time: 20 minutes + 1 hour chilling Ingredients 200g...

  • 22 Farmyard cupcakes
    Makes 12 cupcakes You will need pink and white cases Ingredients 125g self-raising flour 125g caster sugar 125g soft unsalted butter 2 large eggs ½ teaspoon vanilla extract 2 tablespoons milk For...

  • 23 Vanilla Mini Egg cupcakes
    Simple cup cakes, decorated with a delicious swirl of butter icing and decorated with chocolate mini eggs Makes 12 Preparation time 15 minutes Cooking time 20-25 minutes Ingredients 220g butter or margarine,...

  • 24 Chocolate traybake
    Simple and delicious chocolate tray bake that children will love – great for parties or as a lunchbox treat Makes: 12-16 Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 25-30 mins Ingredients 25g cocoa...

  • 25 Oreo cupcakes
    "This is a basic chocolate cupcake recipe with Oreo frosting. Make sure you beat the icing well until it doubles in size then it will be light and fluffy," says Beverley Glock. "Trex has...

  • 26 Lemon sherbet cupcakes
    "These are amazing! Homemade sherbet is really easy, just don't eat huge amounts of it as it is high in sodium," says Beverley Glock. "You need to keep the sherbet very dry or it...

  • 27 Gluten-free scones
    This recipe comes from award-winning Michelin starred chef, William Drabble of Seven Park Place at St James's Hotel & Club in Mayfair Ingredients 500g gluten free flour 4 tsp xanthan gum 5 tsp...

  • 28 Halloween severed witch finger biscuits
    Children will love making these knobbly, gnarled fingers. Makes: 24 Prep time: 30 minutes Cooking time: 10-12 minutes Ingredients 125g (4½oz) plain flour + extra for rolling 95g (3½oz)...

  • 29 20 bewitching Halloween baking recipes
    Make your Halloween party go off with a scream with one of our scarily brilliant baking recipes. Whether you're looking for fun recipes for little ghosts and ghouls or a sophisticated dinner...

  • 30 Great British Bake Off winner Frances Quinn is already cooking up a storm
    Frances Quinn was crowned Great British Bake Off’s winner on Tuesday night and she has already started looking to new horizons, working on her new business venture as a reconised baker. The...

  • 31 Gluten-free pistachio and chocolate torte
    "Gluten intolerance seems to becoming more and more common. In my eyes though, that is no reason not to enjoy home baked goodies. This torte is spectacular, and really hits the sweet spot. Due to...

  • 32 Apple and Blackberry Brioche Galette
    Great British Bake Off winner John Whaite says: Brioche galette has to be one of my favourites of the patisserie world. The custard complements perfectly the buttery broche, and the addition of the fruits...

  • 33 Great British Bake Off winner John Whaite talks to HELLO! Online
    As the nation crowns new Great British Bake Off winner Francis Quinn, HELLO! Online talks to the baking champion of the last series, John Whaite, to see what he's been up to since he left the silver...

  • 34 Tropical Fruit Pavlova
    Serves 10-12 Great British Bake Off winner John Whaite says: My mum has to be the best Pavlova maker in the world. Since I was a tiny tot she has made the gooiest, fluffiest meringue and she isn’t...

  • 35 Gingerbread men
    Time to prepare 40 minutes Cooking time 12 to 15 minutes Makes approx 12 large gingerbread men Ingredients 350g plain flour 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda 2 tsp ground ginger 115g butter, diced 175g Tate...

  • 36 Ten cakes to celebrate Prince George's christening
    In keeping with tradition, the privileged guests at Prince George's christening will enjoy cake from a tier of William and Kate's wedding cake at a private tea hosted by Prince Charles and the...

  • 37 Blueberry bread and butter pudding
    Rather than cutting the bread into triangles, lemon curd sandwiches have been made then cut into cubes and scattered into the dish with a generous sprinkling of blueberries for an easy comforting winter...

  • 38 Eric Lanlard's double baked chocolate meringue brownie
    This is an incredible recipe! The texture of the two contrasting layers, one gooey and rich and the other crunchy with a marshmallow centre, makes this recipe really special. Serves 8 Preparation time...

  • 39 Healthy baobab chocolate tart by The African Chef
    Serves 6-8 Preparation time 10 minutes Ingredients 250g Cashews 75g Pistachios 50g Almonds 50g Baobab Powder 100g Coco Butter (raw coco bean which has been cold pressed) 10 x Pitted Dates 1 x Large Orange 2...

  • 40 The Queen's personal drop scone recipe and baking tips revealed
    The Queen's very own drop scone recipe has been revealed in a letter to a former American president. In 1960, eight years into her reign as Queen, Elizabeth received a visit from then-President...



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