Cake

  • 21 Vanilla Mini Egg cupcakes
    Simple cup cakes, decorated with a delicious swirl of butter icing and decorated with chocolate mini eggsMakes 12Preparation time 15 minutesCooking time 20-25 minutesIngredients220g butter or margarine, room temperature220g caster...

  • 22 Halloween eyeball cake pops
    Makes 25IngredientsTo bake200g (7oz) unsalted butter – softened150g (5oz) caster sugar1 teaspoon vanilla extract2 medium eggs – room temperature180g (6oz) self-raising flour4 tablespoons milk – room temperatureTo decorate80g (3oz) unsalted...

  • 23 Halloween pumpkin bundt cake
    IngredientsTo bake300g (11oz) self-raising flour300g (11oz) light muscovado sugar3 teaspoons mixed spice2 teaspoons bicarbonate of soda175g (6oz) sultanas½ teaspoon salt4 medium eggs – beaten200g (7oz) butter - melted1 orange –...

  • 24 Pumpkin spider cupcakes
    Prep time 15 minutesCooking time 25 minutesServes 12Ingredients175g (6 oz) Stork tub175g (6 oz) golden caster sugar300g (11 oz) self raising flour, sieved3 medium eggs5 tablespoons milk½ teaspoon baking powder100g...

  • 25 Ten cakes to celebrate Prince George's christening
    In keeping with tradition, the privileged guests at Prince George's christening will enjoy cake from a tier of William and Kate's wedding cake at a private tea hosted by Prince...

  • 26 Banana bread with frosting
    This easy to make bread can be quickly decorated with cream cheese frosting or, if you prefer, just dusted with Tate & Lyle Fairtrade Icing Sugar.Servings 10Preparation 10 minsCooking 1-1¼...

  • 27 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...

  • 28 Pane dolce agli agrumi/Sweet citrus bread cake recipe
    Famous Italian chef Gennaro Contaldo says: Making sweet bread type cakes was very popular in Italy. It originated as cucina povera when people wanted something sweet but couldn't afford it...

  • 29 Easy peasy lemon and blueberry tart
    Short of time but want to make a pud for a Saturday supper or Sunday lunch? This can be quickly put together and left in the fridge until you are...

  • 30 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...

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    James Martin's meringue, lemon curd and passion fruit torte

    Preparation Time: 1 hourCooking Time: 2 hours 30 minutesServes: 6-8IngredientsFor the meringue:8 Freedom Food egg whites375g Fairtrade white caster sugarFor the lemon curd: Grated zest and juice of 4 unwaxed...

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    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 8Preparation time: 30 minutesCooking time:...

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    Strawberry meringue roulade with mascarpone

    Serves: 8Preparation time: 20 minutesCooking time: 16 minutesIngredients: Vegetable oil for brushing the tin6 egg whites300g caster sugar80g flaked almonds400g mascarpone cream cheese1heaped tbsp icing sugar, plus extra to sprinkle300g...

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    Gü's decadent chocolate birthday cake

    CakesThis double layer of moist chocolate sponge is not only topped with a chocolate glaze, but filled with it too… pure indulgence. Serves 12-16IngredientsFor sponge: 150g plain flour4 tsp baking...

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    Union Jack cupcakes

    Cupcakes Makes 12 IngredientsTo bake150g (5oz) unsalted butter - softened150g (5oz) caster sugar175g (6oz) self-raising flour3 medium eggs - beaten1 teaspoon vanilla extractTo decorate800g Renshaw Great British Icing (2 x...

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    Bumblebee chocolate cupcakes

    CupcakesMakes 10-12 To bake140g (5oz) self-raising flour2 tablespoons cocoa powder½ teaspoon bicarbonate of sodaPinch of salt110ml (4floz) buttermilk1 teaspoon vinegar½ teaspoon vanilla extract1 tablespoon red food colouring60g (2oz) butter -...

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    Tear and share flower cupcakes

    CupcakesMakes 10-12 IngredientsTo bake50g (2oz) self-raising flour 50g (2oz) caster sugar 50g (2oz) butter - softened1 medium egg – beatenTo decorate200g Vanilla Snip and SwirlMini chocolate beans250g Renshaw Pink Ready...

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    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...

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    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...

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    Gluten-free baking is on the rise: Tips and recipes from the experts

    Gluten-free baking is on the rise as more and more people minimise or cut out wheat from their diets. Celebrities who are known to follow a gluten-free diet include Victoria...