Biscuits

  • 1 Top 20 Christmas desserts
    Christmas just wouldn't be the same without some sweet Christmas recipes to add that extra festive bite to the proceedings – click on the photo below to see our top...

  • 2 Cranberry gingerbread men
    The whole family will love helping to decorate these delicious biscuits.Preparation Time: 30 minutesCooking Time: 10 minutesServes: 10-12 large or 25 small menIngredients200g self-raising flour2 tsp ground ginger1 tsp cinnamon50g...

  • 3 Cranberry pudding
    Rich and fruity, this traditional pud, decorated with syrupy cranberries is a perfect way to round off Christmas dinner.Preparation 20 minsCooking 2-2.5 hoursServings 6-8Ingredients200g fresh cranberries, roughly chopped175g self-raising flour½...

  • 4 Christmas tree biscuits
    Make decorating the tree extra special by baking your own scrumptious festive biscuits to adorn the branches. Each melted sweet looks like a stained glass window to add a little...

  • 5 Spiced chocolate stars
    Makes 44IngredientsDr. Oetker Cake Release Spray190g (7 ½ oz) plain flour75g (3 oz) cocoa powder12.5ml (2 ½ tsp) ground cinnamon2.5ml (½ tsp) Dr. Oetker Baking Powder125g (4 ½ oz) dark...

  • 6 Halloween Frankenstein shortbread
    Makes 15IngredientsTo bake125g (4oz) butter55g (2oz) caster sugar180g (6oz) plain flour – sievedTo decorateApricot jam250g Renshaw Lincoln Green Ready to Roll Icing200g milk chocolate250g Renshaw White Ready to Roll IcingBlack...

  • 7 Halloween graveyard shortbread biscuits
    Makes 10-12IngredientsTo bake125g (4oz) butter or margarine55g (2oz) caster sugar180g (6oz) plain flour – sievedTo decorate250g Renshaw Grey Ready to Roll IcingWhite writing icingMethodTo bakePre heat the oven to 190°C/375°F/gas...

  • 8 Halloween severed witch finger biscuits
    Children will love making these knobbly, gnarled fingers.Makes: 24Prep time: 30 minutesCooking time: 10-12 minutesIngredients125g (4½oz) plain flour + extra for rolling95g (3½oz) unsalted butter, cubed110g (4oz) mature Cheddar, roughly...

  • 9 Halloween spider web biscuits
    Preparation time 10 minutesCook time 14 minutes (plus time for icing)Makes 20 biscuitsIngredientsBiscuits100g butter1 cup of caster sugar2 happy eggs2 cups of plain flourZest & juice of 1 orange1 tsp...

  • 10 Pistachio shortbreads
    Click here for more baking recipesMelt-in-the-mouth with a delicious cane sugary crunch, these rich, buttery shortbreads make a delicious accompaniment to a reviving cup of tea or coffee, or as...

  • 11 Biscuit and traybake recipes inspired by the Great British Bake Off
    The eight remaining contestants on the Great British Bake Off are facing the challenge of biscuits and traybakes on Tuesday evening's show.Co-judges Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood will put the...

  • 12 Royal corgi biscuits
    BiscuitsMakes 10-12 IngredientsTo bake125g (4oz) butter or margarine55g (2oz) caster sugar180g (6oz) plain flour – sieved To decorate200g milk chocolate250g Renshaw Jet Black Ready to Roll IcingRed piping icingGold dragéesMethodTo...

  • 13 Daffodil biscuit pops
    BiscuitsMakes 10-12 To bake125g (4oz) butter or margarine55g (2oz) caster sugar180g (6oz) plain flour - sievedTo decorateApricot jam250g Renshaw Yellow Ready to Roll Icing250g Renshaw Orange Ready to Roll IcingMethodTo...

  • 14 Fabulously fun baking ideas for little chefs
    Have some fun in the kitchen with the children this half-term by trying our fabulously fun baking recipes.These family-friendly ideas will turn your kids into little chefs in no time...

  • 15 Crunchy cookie cake
    Dish type: Dessert Serves 12Preparation time: 10 minutesCooking time: 15 minutesIngredients50g unsalted butter, softened100g light muscovado sugar1 medium egg150g self-raising flour½ tsp. baking powder100g Cadbury Dairy Milk Marvellous Creations Cookie...

  • 16 Chocolate dipped orange shortbread biscuits
    Makes 15–20 biscuits 92 calories/ 5.2g fat per portion Rachel says: ‘These shortbread biscuits are incredibly easy to make and you can cut them in to whatever shapes you’d like...

  • 17 Baking the perfect shortbread: melt-in-the-mouth recipes
    Think of foods you associate with Scotland. Haggis, Whiskey and shortbread biscuits are bound to come to mind – maybe even fried Mars bars.And seeing as Burns night, which celebrates...

  • 18 Lovely lavender biscuits by Miranda Gore Browne
    Ingredients: (Serves approx 18) 1 heaped tbsp Lavender flowers (no stalks) 175 g self-raising flour, sifted 50 g caster sugar pinch of salt 25 g semolina 130 g unsalted butter...



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