Bouquet cupcakes

Baby shower recipes

21 Recipes

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

2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Make these individual party sponges ahead then follow our suggestions for decorating and icing

3 hrs
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9 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Delicate little cupcakes with almond buttercream icing- if you're feeling ambitious, follow our guide to creating an edible bouquet

1 hr and 55 mins
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41 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Turn any gathering into a special occasion with these glamorous cupcakes for grown-ups

50 mins
Easy
17 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

These extra-special cupcakes taste just like traditional crumble and custard - top with cream icing and apple-shaped biscuits

1 hr and 45 mins
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Make an impressive Christening or 1st birthday cake using these simple techniques and our step-by-step photographs

4 hrs
Easy
96 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

These decorative cupcakes make the perfect centrepiece for a wedding or christening, or a lovely gift

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
59 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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

45 mins
Easy
14 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Use up an abundance of blackberries with these irresistible chocolate and berry cupcakes - they're almost too pretty to eat

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Try a refreshing, non-alcoholic mojito cocktail recipe that skips the usual rum to create a booze-free blend for parties

5 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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
5 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

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

15 mins
Easy
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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
Gluten-free
25 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Try a homemade version of these old-school favourites for a comforting afternoon tea

40 mins
Easy
51 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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 hrs
Easy
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

These savoury scones are perfect with potted fish. Make early in the day then warm before serving, for the best results

40 mins
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Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Impressive, quick and easy nibbles to serve at parties or with drinks

1 hr
Easy
8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Keep the whole family happy this summer with a delicious spread of sandwiches, perfect for an afternoon tea or buffet

20 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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
67 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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

40 mins
Easy
15 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr
Easy
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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
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