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Biscuit recipes

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Fill your biscuit tin with tasty homemade treats such as cookies and shortbread. Our biscuit recipes are easy to bake and perfect for enjoying with a cup of tea.

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  • Florentine biscuits in a tin

    Florentine biscuits

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.18 ratings

    We've given the classic Florentine a chocolate covered biscuity base so they're perfect for dunking. Enjoy yourself or give as a homemade gift

  • Chocolate fudge crinkle biscuits served with a coffee

    Chocolate fudge crinkle biscuits

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.349 ratings

    Use storecupboard ingredients to make these moreish chocolate fudge crinkle biscuits. They make the perfect partner to a coffee as an afternoon treat

  • Oatmeal raisin cookies

    Oatmeal raisin cookies

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.115 ratings

    Fill the biscuit tin with these rustic cookies. Soaking the raisins gives a boost to the texture and stops them from burning during cooking

  • A selection of rhubarb & custard sandwich biscuits

    Rhubarb & custard sandwich biscuits

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.11 ratings

    Combine two retro treats in one delicious bite. These rhubarb and custard biscuits have a jammy centre, to bring a touch of nostalgia to an afternoon tea or bake sale

  • Chocolate chip cookies on a plate with a small glass bottle of milk

    Vintage chocolate chip cookies

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.1091 ratings

    An easy chocolate chip cookie recipe for soft biscuits with a squidgy middle that will impress family and friends. Make plenty as they're sure to be a hit

  • A chopping board with chocolate peanut butter shortbread sandwiches on top and a glass of milk

    Chocolate peanut butter shortbread sandwiches

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.19 ratings

    If you love peanut butter, what could be better than peanut buttercream slathered between two chocolate shortbread biscuits? Sure to go down a treat

  • Neapolitan bourbons served in a tub

    Bourbon biscuits

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.23 ratings

    Add some colour to classic bourbon biscuits using pink food colouring. Kids will love piping the filling – and eating them afterwards of course!

  • Chocolate & raspberry macarons on a cake stand

    Macarons

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.56 ratings

    Edd Kimber, champion of BBC's Great British Bake Off, shares his expert knowledge for baking picture-perfect macarons

  • Oat biscuits on a wire tray

    Oat biscuits

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.187 ratings

    Nothing beats homemade cookies – make these easy oat biscuits for a sweet treat during the day when you need a break. They're perfect served with a cuppa

  • A pile of millionaire's shortbread

    Easy millionaire’s shortbread

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.303 ratings

    Combine the crunch of a shortbread base with a gooey caramel middle and chocolate topping, and you have millionaire's shortbread – the ultimate sweet treat

  • Ginger biscuits served on a wire tray

    Ginger biscuits

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.158 ratings

    Use fresh and ground ginger to make these moreish biscuits. They're perfect served with a cuppa for afternoon tea, or as a treat anytime

  • Brandy snaps

    Brandy snaps

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.21 ratings

    Making these homemade crispy biscuits is easier than you think - best served with vanilla ice cream or piped cream

  • A selection of chocolate orange fudge crinkle biscuits on a plate

    Chocolate orange fudge crinkle biscuits

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.8 ratings

    Try baking these simple chocolate orange fudge crinkle biscuits with the kids. With an orange sugar coating, they’re great fun to make (and eat!)

  • Simple jammy biscuits

    Simple jammy biscuits

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.237 ratings

    Make a treat that the whole family will enjoy with these jammy biscuits

  • Viennese whirls on stand and plate

    Viennese whirls

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.81 ratings

    These elegant, buttery biscuits might look extra impressive but they're surprisingly easy to make. Dip in chocolate for an extra sweet treat

  • Empire biscuits on a wire rack

    Empire biscuits

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.24 ratings

    Make a batch of these easy empire biscuits and enjoy with a cuppa. Sandwich with raspberry jam and top with thick icing and a glacé cherry to finish

  • Thumbprint cookies on plate

    Thumbprint cookies

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    These easy cookies with a fruity jam filling are perfect teatime treats. Make a batch as a weekend project and fill your biscuit tin with sweet bites

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

    Shortbread recipe

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.85 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

  • Fairy kiss cookies on plate

    Fairy kiss cookies

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    A mouthwatering mixture of toffee and hazelnut caramel on a shortbread biscuit, hidden under a crisp meringue dome. A perfect biscuit for the Christmas season

  • Butter biscuits on plate with chocolate

    Butter biscuits

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    These six-ingredient biscuits are beautifully buttery. Dip them in chocolate and add a dusting of edible glitter for sparkle if you like

  • A selection of chocolate fudge sprinkle-crinkle biscuits

    Chocolate fudge sprinkle-crinkle biscuits

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.10 ratings

    Make a batch of these fun chocolate fudge sprinkle-crinkle biscuits. Kids will love helping out – especially decorating with sprinkles!

  • Easy chocolate biscuits

    Easy chocolate biscuits

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.139 ratings

    Try this basic recipe for fail-safe biscuits every time. Make a batch of chocolate chip cookies, or adapt it to include nuts, fruit or your favourite sweets

  • Chewy chocolate chip cookies on a baking tray and wire rack

    Chewy chocolate chip cookies

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.172 ratings

    Enjoy these chewy chocolate chip cookies with a cup of tea. If you have time, leave the dough overnight for the best flavour and texture

  • Gooey chocolate cherry cookies

    Gooey chocolate cherry cookies

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.201 ratings

    If you like American-style cookies, you’ll love these pale, chewy delights. Plus, they can be baked from frozen

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