Baking

Recipes, cooking tips and ideas for cakes, breads, tarts and other baked dishes

  • 21 Caterpillar cupcakes
    Cupcakes Makes10-12 Ingredients 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...

  • 22 The perfect party cake from baking actress Jane Asher
    Jane Asher was the essence of London in the Swinging Sixties – an actress famous for her flaming red hair, glamorous lifestyle and her five-year relationship with Paul McCartney. Now the actress,...

  • 23 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....

  • 24 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...

  • 25 Chocolate treats to bake up a storm in the kitchen this National Baking Day
    In case you ever needed an excuse to bake up sweet delights such as cookie cake, brownies, flapjacks or crunchy cupcakes, now you have one. World Baking Day on Sunday is the perfect time to embrace your...

  • 26 Chewy, fruity, flapjack lollies
    Dish type: Dessert  Serves 25 Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 15-20 minutes Ingredients 175g unsalted butter 75g light brown sugar 5 tbsp. golden syrup 275g rolled oats 75g Cadbury Dairy...

  • 27 Cookie nut crunch cupcakes
    Dish type: Dessert Serves 12 Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 15 minutes Ingredients 100g unsalted butter, softened 100g caster sugar 100g self-raising flour 2 medium eggs 125g Cadbury Dairy...

  • 28 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...

  • 29 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...

  • 30 Gluten-free caramelised blueberry tart
    Dish type: Dessert The brittle sugared top on this purple-juiced blueberry tart is a perfect contrast to the softly set cinnamon custard. Serves: 6-8 Prep time: 30 minutes Cooking time 45-50 minutes Ingredients For...

  • 31 Gluten-free banana coconut bread
    Dish type: Baking Ingredients 1 ripe banana, mashed 8 eggs ½ cup TIANA coconut milk ½ cup TIANA Organic Raw Crystallised Coconut Nectar ½ teaspoon vanilla extract ½ teaspoon...

  • 32 Gluten-free coconut chocolate brownies
    Dish type: Baking Ingredients 70 grams of sifted TIANA coconut flour 76g of butter or TIANA Organic Extra Virgin Coconut Oil 64g of cocoa powder 6 eggs 250g TIANA Organic Raw Crystallised Coconut Nectar 1/2...

  • 33 Gwyneth Paltrow's sweet potato and five spice muffins
    Makes 12 muffins Preparation time 1 1/4 hrs Cooking time 20-25 minutes Ingredients • 1 large sweet potato • 100ml/4fl oz extra virgin olive oil • 100ml/4fl oz unsweetened almond...

  • 34 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...

  • 35 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...

  • 36 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...

  • 37 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...

  • 38 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...

  • 39 Irish Soda Bread recipe
    Preparation time: 15 minutes / Cooking time: 30 minutes, plus cooling Makes 1 loaf Approximate cost of total ingredients (without salmon & dill): £2.28 Calories per serving (1/10th of loaf,...

  • 40 Tenderstem Broccoli and Seafood Pie
    Dish type: Pie, Fish This creamy, comforting pie is wonderfully versatile, as it’s simple enough to serve as a family supper or Sunday lunch, yet impressive enough to serve as a dinner party main...



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