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Biscuit recipes

40 Recipes

There's nothing like a homemade biscuit with a cup of tea.

5

(4 ratings)

These elegant, buttery biscuits might look extra impressive but they're surprisingly easy to make. Dip in chocolate for an extra sweet treat...
  • 57 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

0

(0 ratings)

We've given the classic Florentine a chocolate covered biscuity base so they're perfect for dunking. Enjoy yourself or give as a homemade gift...
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

4.375

(2 ratings)

Everyone's favourite jam biscuit gets a zesty makeover - sandwich with lemon curd and sprinkle with sherbet for extra zing
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

4.25

(5 ratings)

The food processor does most of the work in this cookie recipe, but younger children will enjoy rolling the dough into balls and thumbprinting. Older kids can make them on their own
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

0

(0 ratings)

What could be better with a glass of cold milk than a warm, gooey peanut butter cookie? These choc chunk treats are topped with crunchy chopped peanuts
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

0

(0 ratings)

Upgrade the classic Nice biscuit with a coconut cream icing and desiccated coconut topping - they're vegan, too
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

5

(2 ratings)

These melt-in-the-mouth shortbread-like cookies originate from South America and are filled with dulce de leche and rolled in desiccated coconut
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

3.75

(1 rating)

Soft and slightly chewy, these oaty cookies contain apple and maple syrup instead of sugar. They're packed with hazelnuts which are a good source of vitamins and minerals...
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

5

(3 ratings)

Make your own tahini using black or white sesame seeds, this recipe shows you how. Black ones have a nuttier, sweeter flavour, making them perfect for baking
  • 28 mins
  • More effort

0

(0 ratings)

These adorable bunny biscuits will hop off the plate faster than you can bake them. They make a great Easter activity for kids or an extra special gift
  • 1 hour and 55 mins
  • Easy

5

(1 rating)

These delicate shortbreads make a perfect gift. Given a floral hint with rosewater, you could also use orange blossom extract or dried lavender
  • 1 hour and 12 mins
  • More effort

5

(1 rating)

Make a whole solar system from your kitchen with our super cute planet cookies! The baking and decorating will keep even the most energetic children busy over the half-term break
  • 1 hour and 42 mins
  • More effort

4.583335

(6 ratings)

A universal favourite, in cookie form! Give your standard carrot cake an upgrade with these bite-sized, biscuity treats
  • 50 mins
  • More effort

5

(1 rating)

Fill homemade fortune cookies with personalised messages for a customised treat - ideal for any occasion, such as Chinese New Year, Christmas, Valentine's Day, birthdays and weddings...
  • 1 hour
  • More effort

4.866665

(120 ratings)

The perfect make-ahead gift, these will keep for up to a month after baking and look really impressive
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

4.862905

(62 ratings)

A chocolate chip cookie and custard cream in one - super-simple and they'll keep in the biscuit tin for a fortnight
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

4.666665

(3 ratings)

Good Food reader Danielle Brown shares her grandmother's recipe for savoury Kaak biscuits, traditionally eaten during the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

4.667685

(82 ratings)

These crunchy, fruit & nut biscuits are sure to be a family favourite - make ahead and freeze, or wrap up for the perfect homemade gift...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

4.63362

(58 ratings)

Everyone needs a treat now and again, and these biscuits are packed with oats, which takes away some of the guilt
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

4.552885

(156 ratings)

If you like American-style cookies, you’ll love these pale, chewy delights. Plus, they can be baked from frozen
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

4.465515

(58 ratings)

You can't beat American-style cookies with big chunks of chocolate and nuts. The perfect grown-up biscuit
  • 27 mins
  • Easy

4.42857

(14 ratings)

These ring biscuits are perfect for parties and work well in any shape, get the kids to help
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

4.57143

(21 ratings)

Make double the quantity of this fruity cookie dough and freeze, so delicious home-baked biscuits are always close at hand
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

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