Sugared flower shortbreads

Biscuit recipes

34 Recipes

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

Black tahini chocolate cookies

5

(1 rating)

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

Sugared flower shortbreads

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

Planet cookies

0

(0 ratings)

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

Carrot cake cookies

5

(3 ratings)

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

Fortune cookies

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

Fruity biscotti

4.864405

(118 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

Custard & white chocolate biscuits

4.860655

(61 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

Almond biscuits

2.0625

(4 ratings)

These amaretti-style biscuits use minimal flour and have a light airy finish, fit to accompany desserts and drinks
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Simple jammy biscuits

4.76744

(129 ratings)

Make a treat that the whole family will enjoy with these jammy biscuits
  • 22 mins
  • Easy

Hanukkah biscuits

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

Pistachio & cranberry cookies

4.690625

(80 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

Bunting biscuits

4.125

(4 ratings)

Add a touch of fun to your party with these edible flag-shaped cookies - ice in your favourite colours
  • 1 hour
  • More effort

Freezer biscuits

4.627195

(57 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

Gooey chocolate cherry cookies

4.54708

(154 ratings)

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

Chocolate chunk pecan cookies

4.625

(56 ratings)

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

Birthday biscuits

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

Blueberry & pecan oaties

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

White rabbit biscuits

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

Anzac biscuits

4.637095

(155 ratings)

These iconic biscuits were originally made to send to the ANZACs (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) serving in Gallipoli
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Sugar-dusted vanilla thins

4.72222

(18 ratings)

Great for keeping the biscuit tin topped up over Christmas, these sweet thins make a perfect treat
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Bumper oat cookies

4.28226

(31 ratings)

Oaty, chewy, spicy cookies - ready in under an hour and great for tea time
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Almond & lemon curd buttons

4

(25 ratings)

Hidden inside these crumbly biscuits lies a heart of lemon curd, giving an unexpected burst of flavour
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

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