Bouquet cupcakes

Baby shower recipes

21 Recipes

Planning a baby shower? Put on a magical spread with our beautiful bakes, cakes, mocktails and more...

Celebration cupcakes

4

(1 rating)

Make these individual party sponges ahead then follow our suggestions for decorating and icing
  • 3 hours
  • More effort

Orange & almond cupcakes

3.5

(5 ratings)

Delicate little cupcakes with almond buttercream icing- if you're feeling ambitious, follow our guide to creating an edible bouquet
  • 1 hour and 55 mins
  • More effort

Pistachio cupcakes

4.316665

(30 ratings)

Turn any gathering into a special occasion with these glamorous cupcakes for grown-ups
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Apple crumble & custard cupcakes

4.642855

(7 ratings)

These extra-special cupcakes taste just like traditional crumble and custard - top with cream icing and apple-shaped biscuits
  • 1 hour and 45 mins
  • More effort

Teddy Christening cake

0

(0 ratings)

Make an impressive Christening or 1st birthday cake using these simple techniques and our step-by-step photographs
  • 4 hours
  • Easy

Romantic rose cupcakes

4.83791

(91 ratings)

These decorative cupcakes make the perfect centrepiece for a wedding or christening, or a lovely gift
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Coconut & raspberry cupcakes

4.7

(40 ratings)

Adding a little fruit purée to your buttercream frosting gives you a berry flavour and vibrant colour atop your sponges
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Mojito mocktail

4.5

(2 ratings)

A refreshing, summery cocktail for the designated driver
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Pomegranate mojito mocktail

3.75

(3 ratings)

Non-alcoholic cocktails can still be packed with plenty of cheer. This spin on the mint-and-lime classic contains delicious pomegranate seeds and juice
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Pea & feta toasts

3.25

(2 ratings)

This spin on bruschetta tops baguette slices with crushed peas, mint and salty cheese - great for canapés
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Raw raspberry shrub

0

(0 ratings)

A cordial-like drink made from fruit, vinegar and sugar with sweet and sharp notes - an elegant mocktail to share with friends
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Custard kisses

4.4

(20 ratings)

Try a homemade version of these old-school favourites for a comforting afternoon tea
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Homemade elderflower cordial

4.723685

(19 ratings)

Fragrant and refreshing, springtime elderflower cordial is easy to make. Mix with sparkling water to create elderflower pressé, or add to wine, Prosecco or Champagne to start a party in style
  • 24 hours
  • Easy

Buttermilk scones

4

(5 ratings)

These savoury scones are perfect with potted fish. Make early in the day then warm before serving, for the best results
  • 40 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Savoury party bites

4.5

(10 ratings)

Impressive, quick and easy nibbles to serve at parties or with drinks
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Strawberry & cream roly-polys

0

(0 ratings)

Freeze-dried strawberries give these swirled pink and white biscuits their rosy hue - perfect for a kid's party or as an afternoon tea treat
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Summer sausage rolls

4.516395

(61 ratings)

When the weather is warmer, bring some sunshine flavours into everyone’s favourite afternoon tea and picnic snack
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Lemon sherbet jammy dodgers

4.5

(5 ratings)

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

Caption cookies

0

(0 ratings)

Ideal for celebrations, birthdays or any occasion, these hand-held iced and decorated cookies are a sweet way to get your message across
  • 22 mins
  • More effort