Desserts

Recipes for sumptuous puddings and sweet treats

  • 41 Pancake Day 2014: 10 perfect pancake recipes
    For Pancake Day 2014, we have 10 pancake recipes to get you flipping your way through Shrove Tuesday. From the classic batter mix with lemon juice and sugar, American-style apple-buttermilk...

  • 42 Chocolate chip and brazil nut banana bread
    Banana bread is a great way to use up overripe bananas, in fact, the darker the skins, the better! This recipe adds brazils for a delicious nutty crunch and Divine’s...

  • 43 Red berry fruit crepes
    Serves 4Ingredients 400g strawberries400g raspberries or a combination of other red fruit50g caster sugarJuice of 1 lemonDash of port (optional)2 eggs200g flour600ml milk50g butter meltedKelly’s of Cornwall Clotted Cream and...

  • 44 Scotch pancakes with maple syrup
    Makes: 12 pancakesIngredients150g self-raising flour1/2 tbsp caster sugarLarge pinch of salt1 beaten egg150ml milkButter for cookingKelly’s of Cornwall Honeycomb Ice CreamMethod 1. Seive the flour, and add the caster sugar...

  • 45 Banana pancakes with Divine Chocolate maple syrup
    So easy to make, these American-style pancakes use mashed banana within the batter to create a lovely flavour and texture that works perfectly with the sweet dark chocolate maple syrup...

  • 46 Banana chocolate sundae with brazil nut praline
    A grown-up sundae recipe, combining the gorgeous flavours of banana and vanilla with a decadent chocolate-orange sauce and nutty caramel praline.Serves 4IngredientsFor the brazil nut praline:75g Fairtrade caster sugar50g brazil...

  • 47 Divine Chocolate Banoffee pie by Linda Collister
    It’s hard to better the original Banoffee pie - a pastry case filled with a fudgy toffee mixture topped with bananas and whipped cream flavored with coffee, but I think...

  • 48 Chocolate and banana pancakes
    Serves: 8Ingredients 100g plain flourPinch of saltZest of 1 lemon1 medium egg300ml semi skimmed milk100g plain chocolate, broken into small piecesOil for frying 2 bananas, quartered and slicedRodda’s Cornish clotted...

  • 49 10 Valentine's desserts that say 'I love you'
    Whether it's homemade strawberry profiteroles, a rich chocolate fondant, chocolate and chilli tart or a chocolate cake with a pink heart shape in the middle, we have 10 of the...

  • 50 Easy chocolate fondant
    Ingredients100g dark chocolate10g cocoa100g butter2 eggs70g caster sugar50g flour1-2 tsp of baking powder1 tub of Kelly’s of Cornwall Cornish Dairy Vanilla Ice CreamMethodLightly butter six ramekins and preheat the oven...

  • 51 Piccolo parsnip and orange cake with mascarpone frosting
    Calories: 580 per portionServes: 12Ingredients250g self-raising flour1 tsp baking powder250g butter, softened250g brown sugar4 medium eggs2 tsp mixed spice300g Piccolo parsnips, washed, trimmed and grated50g pecan nuts, chopped finely1 tsp...

  • 52 Berry salad with brandy snap cups
    IngredientsFor the snap:110g sugar110g butter110g golden syrup110g flour, sifted juice of 1 lemon pinch of ground gingerFor the berry salad:200g raspberries200g blueberries400g strawberries50g sugar juice of 1 lemonFresh mint leaves1...

  • 53 Strawberry shortcake
    Ingredients175g butter75g caster sugar175g flour1 tbsp fine semolina500g strawberriesExtra strawberries for making the coulisJuice of 1 lemonIcing sugar for dusting1 tub of Kelly’s of Cornwall Cornish Dairy Vanilla Ice CreamMethodPreheat...

  • 54 Heart's desire cake
    IngredientsFor the heart cakeDr. Oetker Cake Release Spray125g (4 ½ oz) baking margarine, softened125g (4 ½ oz) caster sugar2 medium eggs200g (7oz) plain flour10ml (2 tsp) Dr. Oetker Baking PowderDr...

  • 55 Best of: Valentine's Day cakes
    Say I love you with our top pick of cakes, cupcakes, biscuits and chocolates this Valentine's Day. We've been all around London at the capital's best bakeries – The Hummingbird...

  • 56 Earl Grey and pistachio scones
    Ingredients1 Earl grey tea bag250g golden sultanas160g full fat milk150g Lurpak® unsalted butter600g plain flour30g baking powder150g caster sugar160g double cream75g crushed pistachios1 eggPinch of saltLurpak® Slow Churned butter (for...

  • 57 Chocolate and orange crumpets
    Ingredients240g full fat milkZest of 1 orange15g sugar50g good quality dark chocolate250g plain flour10g fresh yeast (or 1 tsp dried yeast)Juice of one orange, topped up to 125ml with water2...

  • 58 Heart-shaped chocolate Valentine's cake
    Preparation time: 20 minutesCooking time: 60 minutesServes: 2IngredientsCake100g butter, softened100g caster sugar4 medium happy eggs80g self raising flour30g cocoa powderIcing50g butter50g 72% cooking Chocolate20g cocoa powder250g icing SugarMethodCake Mix the...

  • 59 Strawberry and champagne cupcakes
    Ingredients225g unsalted butter, softened225g caster sugarA pinch of saltSeeds of 1 vanilla pod or 1 tbsp vanilla extract4 medium eggs225g self-raising flour60ml Champagne syrupAbout 250g Peggy’s Strawberry & Champagne Jam...

  • 60 Guilt-free sweet treats: healthy snacks and desserts
    While we're all trying to get back on track with healthy eating after our little splurge at Christmas, healthy snacks and desserts are exactly what we need to satisfy that...



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