Bakes & cakes

Cakes, bakes, puddings and pies, fire up the oven and create a treat to remember...

This week, we're getting fruity and floral with flavours from our own back gardens...

Ultimate lemon meringue pie


Our very best citrussy meringue pie with an irresistible crust and buttery pastry.

All you need to know about bread


Expert bread tips, product reviews and our finest recipes.

Cake decorating tips


If you want to perfect your piping and better your buttercream check out our cake decorating tips.

How to make meringues


Our video shows you how to create perfect stiff peaks and whisk up magic meringues.

Top Tip

For smaller pies and tarts you can get away with quite a thin base as long as you bake it through, but for larger pies, the volume of filling can add a significant amount of weight, so reinforce your pie accordingly.

Calling all keen bakers!

We'd like to know what baking kit you find absolutely essential...