Bakewell tarts on a wire cooling rack

Bakewell tart recipes

22 Recipes

Love bakewell tart? Indulge in the classic almond pastry tart topped with icing and cherries. We have everything from bakewell bites to a lighter version...

43 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Use shop-bought pastry to make our easy bakewell tarts. Simply layer jam, frangipane and icing inside a shortcrust case for a nostalgic teatime treat

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
619 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This simple almondy cake is a great way of using up pick-your-own raspberries

1 hr
Easy
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12 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Who doesn’t love a bakewell tart packed with raspberries and almonds? Serve the classic English dessert with a dollop of cream or warm custard

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve for dessert or as an afternoon tea, the bakewell tart is a baking classic. We've upped the ante to make the crumbliest pastry and fabulous frangipane

1 hr and 30 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
21 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A twist on the classic cherry bakewell, these mini citrus-flavoured pies are an elegant dessert choice

55 mins
More effort
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Angela Nilsen slashes the fat and sugar content of this tea time classic shortcrust pie with fresh raspberries and iced topping

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
5 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

We've taken everything we love about a Bakewell tart and added an American twist with peanut butter and jam or 'jelly' as they call it stateside! 

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
247 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

If you know someone who likes bakewell tart, then they will just love this cake – it’s full of almond flavour and sandwiched with cherry jam

45 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Swap cherry for tangy lemon and lime for a zingy spin on this classic almond pie with sponge filling and layer of fruity curd

1 hr and 40 mins
More effort
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

If you're a fan of the tart, what could be better than a bakewell cocktail? Vodka, amaretto, apple juice, egg white and cherry combine for the ultimate tipple

10 mins
Easy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This nutty pistachio sponge has a layer of sweet, black cherry jam that'll leave you wanting more. It's an impressive party dessert yet simple to make

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Spoon this bakewell tart filling into uncooked, mini tartlet cases for a great alternative to mince pies, or for an afternoon tea treat

30 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Follow our step-by-step for prepping your tart case then fill with frangipane and top with fruit for a classic bake everyone will love

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A winning combination of sweet pastry with a sharp compote

2 hrs and 15 mins
More effort
19 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Use up seasonal fruit in mini almond tarts with frangipane filling and crisp shortcrust cases – best served with thick clotted cream

35 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Inspired by the classic Bakewell tart, the raspberry jam and almond flavours of this sandwich sponge complement the stunning pink graduated frosting

2 hrs and 45 mins
A challenge
8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

These mini Bakewell bites combine pastry and cake are designed for making in batches and cooking from frozen

55 mins
Easy
2 ratings 2.5 out of 5 star rating

Mix textures and flavours with moist, creamy sponge cake, tart fruit and a sweet, nutty cream - a Bakewell with a difference

55 mins
Easy
3 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This teatime treat is a cross between a fruity spring-like Simnel cake and a Bakewell tart - great with a cuppa

1 hr and 50 mins
More effort
13 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Give a classic fruit pie a fresh spin with an oat and almond filling

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
6 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Think of this as an Italian version of the British Bakewell tart, lovely for dessert or with a cuppa

1 hr and 45 mins
More effort
2 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Crisp pastry, sweet raspberries and a nutty frangipane filling make this a lovely dinner party dessert or weekend treat. No one will guess it's low in sugar

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
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