Christmas Cake

  • 1 Mary Berry's classic rich Christmas cake
    This is a wonderful, rich traditional fruit cake and can be made up to three months in advance. Allow plenty of time to ‘feed’ the cake with brandy and let it mature. Preparation Time: 30...

  • 2 Gluten-free Christmas cake
    Preparation time – 25 minutes Cooking time – 1 hour Ingredients 125g (4 oz.) glaće pineapple 125g (4 oz.) glaće apricots 250g (8 oz.) pitted dates 125g (4 oz.) mixed coloured glace cherries,...

  • 3 Fruity Christmas cake
    Rich dried fruits, nuts and a dash of brandy go into this delicious, no hassle Christmas cake - a classic, tried-and-tested recipe. Ingredients 200g Fairtrade dark soft brown sugar 175g unsalted English...

  • 4 White glace Christmas cake
    Ingredients 10oz/275g plain flour 8oz/225g butter 8oz/225g caster sugar 4 eggs 4oz/110g Glace cherries 4oz/110g Glace Pineapple 4oz/110g Glace Apricots 4oz/110g Glace Peaches 4oz/110g Glace Pears 2oz/55g...

  • 5 Mini Schwartz Christmas cakes
    This traditional holiday recipe is something families all over Britain look forward to. Making these rich, moist and fruity Christmas Cakes in advance creates excitement about the upcoming festive season,...

  • 6 Christmas cake pops
    Makes about 32 cake pops Ingredients 1 x 450g box vanilla cake mix e.g. Betty Crocker Class Vanilla 3 medium eggs 180ml Ocean Spray® Chilled Cranberry Original juice drink 60ml vegetable oil 1 tub...

  • 7 Mini Christmas cakes
    Ingredients - Makes 9 Dr. Oetker Cake Release Spray 500g (1lb 2oz) dried fruit 10ml (2tsp) Dr. Oetker Natural Sicilian Lemon Extract 30ml (2tbsp) orange flavour liqueur 75g (3oz) unsalted butter, softened 75g...

  • 8 Mini Christmas cakes with soft silver pearls
    Instead of baking just one large Christmas cake, try these gorgeous mini one-bite cakes. They make a perfect Christmas gift for your friends or family too... Ingredients: 175g (6oz) butter or margarine 175g...

  • 9 Top ten Christmas cake recipes
    Get the oven gloves out and the cake tin ready because we have top ten Christmas cake recipes that will get your baking shoes on – see the photo gallery below. Whether it's a...

  • 10 Delia wishes us all a Happy Christmas
    Delia has been lending a helping hand in our kitchens for many years and has always helped with a stress free Christmas (no solution to the domestics yet though!). In Delia’s Happy Christmas...



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