Biscuit recipes

37 Recipes

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

Sugar-dusted vanilla thins


(19 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


(32 ratings)

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

Almond & lemon curd buttons


(25 ratings)

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

Festive jammie dodgers


(16 ratings)

Another great gift idea from Tana Ramsay. These jammie dodgers get the nostalgia flowing and are great for the kids to help out with too
  • 50 mins
  • Easy



(42 ratings)

This rich home-baked treat is a real crowd-pleaser
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Lemon kisses


(17 ratings)

Who could resist a kiss? These dainty melt-in-the-mouth biscuits make a scrumptious addition to an afternoon tea spread
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Toffee apple cookies


(18 ratings)

These are truly delicious – crunchy round the edges, chewy in the centre
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Orange, oat & sultana cookies


(41 ratings)

Cookies don't have to be a guilty pleasure - these tasty treats from Leiths School of Food and Wine are superhealthy
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Cherry shortbread hearts


(26 ratings)

James Martin's easy biscuits taste as good as they look and make an ideal Valentine's Day gift
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Little almond cookies


(8 ratings)

These delicate snow-dusted Mexican cookies are rich, crumbly and melt in the mouth
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy