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Discover our selection of all-time favourite bakes. Whether you fancy making bread, brownies, cookies, cakes or tarts, we've got the perfect recipe for every occasion.

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  • Slices of yummy scrummy carrot cake on brown baking paper

    Carrot cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.1181 ratings

    Delight friends with an afternoon tea that includes this easy carrot cake. You can bake the cake, freeze it and just drizzle over the icing on the day

  • Lemon & poppyseed cupcakes

    Lemon & poppyseed cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.320 ratings

    These zesty cupcakes look so gorgeous you won't want to eat them, but once you start you won't be able to stop

  • Mary Berry’s orange layer cake

    Mary Berry’s orange layer cake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.57 ratings

    The queen of baking, Mary Berry, creates a light and fruity citrus sponge with buttery frosting and a sugar glaze

  • Lemon drizzle cake loaf on a pretty platter

    Lemon drizzle cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.2580 ratings

    It's difficult not to demolish this classic lemon drizzle in just one sitting, so why not make two at once?

  • Anzac biscuits

    Anzac biscuits

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.271 ratings

    These iconic biscuits were originally made to send to the ANZACs (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) serving in Gallipoli

  • Salted caramel brownies stacked in a tower

    Salted caramel brownies

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.265 ratings

    Take indulgent, fudgy chocolate brownies to the next level with a layer of salted caramel running through the centre of each bite.

  • Easy sourdough

    Easy sourdough bread

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.36 ratings

    Don't be daunted by making a sourdough bread starter at home - this easy cheat's version makes a lovely loaf without the stress

  • Roasted tomato, basil & Parmesan quiche

    Roasted tomato, basil & Parmesan quiche

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.161 ratings

    A taste of summer, this quiche is full of Italian flavours and is perfect for dinner in the garden

  • Cheese & pesto whirls

    Cheese & pesto whirls

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.56 ratings

    These herby tear-and-share bread rolls have mozzarella and sun-dried tomatoes baked into them - perfect for a picnic or for dipping into soup

  • Vegan chocolate and avocado cake on cake stand

    Easy vegan chocolate cake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.111 ratings

    This indulgent, fudgy vegan bake is topped with a rich frosting – you'd never guess that it's free from dairy, eggs, wheat and nuts

  • Lemon sponge cake on a cake stand

    Lemon sponge cake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.33 ratings

    Top this citrussy sponge with lemon icing and candied peel. Greek yogurt creates a cake that's extra moist and tangy, for an irresistible teatime treat

  • Flapjacks on greaseproof paper

    Yummy golden syrup flapjacks

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.432 ratings

    Bake these 4-ingredient flapjacks – they're easy to make and ready in half an hour. Add chocolate drops, desiccated coconut or sultanas, if you like

  • Monkey bread

    Monkey bread

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.31 ratings

    This American, pull-apart sweet treat is sticky, spiced and stuffed with pecans - an indulgent breakfast, brunch or dessert to share

  • Hazelnut latte cake

    Hazelnut latte cake

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.27 ratings

    Give coffee cake the ultimate upgrade - layer with chocolate hazelnut frosting, add a creamy topping and sprinkle with crushed nuts

  • Lighter gingerbread

    Lighter gingerbread

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.17 ratings

    This dark and sticky ginger cake is made healthier with naturally sweet dates, buttermilk and plenty of cinnamon and fresh ginger

  • Black tahini chocolate cookies

    Black tahini chocolate cookies

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.8 ratings

    Make your own tahini using black or white sesame seeds, this recipe shows you how. Black ones have a nuttier, sweeter flavour, making them perfect for baking

  • Slices of yummy scrummy carrot cake on brown baking paper

    Carrot cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.1181 ratings

    Delight friends with an afternoon tea that includes this easy carrot cake. You can bake the cake, freeze it and just drizzle over the icing on the day

  • Ultimate chocolate cake topped with chocolate curls

    Ultimate chocolate cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.1363 ratings

    Indulge yourself with this ultimate chocolate cake recipe that is beautifully moist, rich and fudgy. Perfect for a celebration or an afternoon tea

  • Shortbread slices in a tin that is set on a garden chair

    Shortbread recipe

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.82 ratings

    Bake these classic shortbread biscuits to wow a crowd. You only need four ingredients, but you can mix it up with lemon or orange zest, or try adding chopped pistachios

  • Bread in four easy steps

    Bread in four easy steps

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.138 ratings

    Kids can help with this super-simple bread recipe. Use whichever flour you like, granary, wholemeal or white

  • Rhubarb & pear crumble

    Rhubarb & pear crumble

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.29 ratings

    This has a lovely crunchy topping that tastes like flapjack, perfect comfort food

  • Gregg's tangy lemon tart

    Gregg's tangy lemon tart

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.138 ratings

    Gregg Wallace fell in love with Michel Roux Snr's lemon tart at first bite. This is his version of the classic recipe

  • Bread pudding

    Bread pudding

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.200 ratings

    This simple bake is lovely with a cuppa. Or have it for dessert instead, with custard or ice cream

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