Cake

  • 21 Strawberry almond pavlova
    The great joy of this pudding is that you can make the meringue base days beforehand and store them in an airtight container. You can assemble the pavlova just minutes before serving, so that you feel...

  • 22 James Martin's meringue, lemon curd and passion fruit torte
    Preparation Time: 1 hour Cooking Time: 2 hours 30 minutes Serves: 6-8 Ingredients For the meringue: 8 Freedom Food egg whites 375g Fairtrade white caster sugar For the lemon curd: Grated zest and juice...

  • 23 Hazelnut and strawberry vacherin
    This extra special dessert can also double up as a birthday cake with some indoor sparklers or birthday candles pressed into the top meringue layer. Serves 8 Preparation time: 30 minutes Cooking time:...

  • 24 Strawberry meringue roulade with mascarpone
    Serves: 8 Preparation time: 20 minutes Cooking time: 16 minutes Ingredients: Vegetable oil for brushing the tin 6 egg whites 300g caster sugar 80g flaked almonds 400g mascarpone cream cheese 1heaped...

  • 25 Gü's decadent chocolate birthday cake
    Cakes This double layer of moist chocolate sponge is not only topped with a chocolate glaze, but filled with it too… pure indulgence. Serves 12-16 Ingredients For sponge: 150g plain flour 4 tsp...

  • 26 Union Jack cupcakes
    Cupcakes Makes 12 Ingredients To bake 150g (5oz) unsalted butter - softened 150g (5oz) caster sugar 175g (6oz) self-raising flour 3 medium eggs - beaten 1 teaspoon vanilla extract To decorate 800g...

  • 27 Tear and share flower cupcakes
    Cupcakes Makes 10-12 Ingredients To bake 50g (2oz) self-raising flour 50g (2oz) caster sugar 50g (2oz) butter - softened 1 medium egg – beaten To decorate 200g Vanilla Snip and Swirl Mini chocolate...

  • 28 Bumblebee chocolate cupcakes
    Cupcakes Makes 10-12 To bake 140g (5oz) self-raising flour 2 tablespoons cocoa powder ½ teaspoon bicarbonate of soda Pinch of salt 110ml (4floz) buttermilk 1 teaspoon vinegar ½ teaspoon vanilla extract 1...

  • 29 Jane Asher's garden festival cake
    Treat garden party guests to a slice of this light and airy summer cake, specially created to support the first ever National Gardens Festival Weekend on 15-16 June. Serve with a few raspberries or strawberries....

  • 30 Crunchy cookie cake
    Dish type: Dessert  Serves 12 Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 15 minutes Ingredients 50g unsalted butter, softened 100g light muscovado sugar 1 medium egg 150g self-raising flour ½...

  • 31 Gluten-free lemon drizzle cake
    Dish type: Baking A gluten-free treat that tastes just as good, if not better! Makes 1 loaf, approximately 10 slices Preparation time: 20 minutes Cooking Time: 50 minutes Difficulty: Moderate Ingredients 170g...

  • 32 Gluten-free blueberry muffins
    Dish type: Muffins Serves 6 Ingredients 2 happy eggs 250g gluten-free self raising flour 120ml milk 100g caster sugar 150g butter 1 small punnet blueberries Method 1. Mix the butter and caster sugar...

  • 33 Nadia Sawalha's low-sugar hot cross buns
    Dish type: Baking Although easy to make, you’ll need to allow plenty of time to prove these spicy buns – they’re made using a rich, fruity bread dough which takes longer to rise than...

  • 34 Nadia Sawalha's low-sugar St Clement's cakes
    Dish type: Cake Serves 6 Prep time: 20 minutes Cooking time: 20 minutes Nutritional information: 183kcals per serving Ingredients 1 large satsuma or tangerine 175g self-raising flour 25g ground almonds 1/2...

  • 35 Gluten-free Easter simnel cake
    Dish type: Cake This Simnel cake recipe, from Doves Farm, uses gluten-free flour but no eggs, milk or dairy products. A traditional part of the traditional Easter celebration, Simnel cakes are a spicy...

  • 36 Eric Lanlard's dark chocolate moelleux
    Serves 12–14 Preparation time: 30 minutes, plus cooling Cooking time: 40–45 minutes Ingredients For the sponge 350g (11½oz) butter, softened, plus extra for greasing 50g (2oz) dark...

  • 37 John Torode's Portuguese banana yogurt cake
    Dish type: Cake This cake is moreish, soft and really easy to make... Ingredients 150g Rachel’s Greek Style Honey Yogurt 2 bananas, blended to a puree with a squeeze of lemon juice 250g plain flour 120g...

  • 38 Delia Smith's brazil nut brownie recipe
    Dish type: Cake Brownies need introducing to those who have not yet made them. Yes, they are cakes but not in the conventional sense. They are supposed to be moist and squashy, and although they won’t...

  • 39 Delia Smith's double lemon drizzle cake
    Dish type: Cake This is the definitive Lemon Drizzle cake, and we have used four lemons. There's almost as much drizzle as cake, so after you bite through the crunchy crust it is very lemony and syrupy...

  • 40 Nielsen-Massey Rose Water Cupcake Recipe
    Preparation time: 25 minutes Baking time: 25 minutes Ingredients for the cupcakes 200g Unsalted butter, softened 200g Golden caster sugar 1tsp Nielsen-Massey Rose Water 4 Medium eggs, lightly beaten 200g...



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