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

5

(5 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

4.69231

(39 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

4

(1 rating)

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

4.691175

(17 ratings)

Fragrant and refreshing, elderflower cordial is simple to make. Mix with soda water, or add to sparkling wine to start a summer 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

4.444445

(9 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

4.508335

(60 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

4.166665

(3 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