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Bonfire Night dessert recipes

27 Recipes

Our Bonfire Night desserts are perfect for keeping warm around the fire. Get cosy with our traditional parkin, sticky toffee pudding and toffee apple recipes.

10 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Bonfire night treat meets classic comfort food in this doubly delicious dessert that your family won't be able to resist 

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Swap your usual pumpkin pie for our no-bake, make-ahead cheesecake. It’s perfect for Halloween or Bonfire Night, or as an autumn dessert for the dinner table

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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163 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

One of our most requested recipes – puddings don't get any better than this

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
1,894 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A foolproof brownie recipe for a squidgy chocolate bake. Watch our recipe video to help you get a perfect traybake every time.

1 hr
More effort
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Try this one-pan pud/cake hybrid as an easy dessert for Bonfire Night, Halloween or cooler nights. Served straight from the oven, it’s perfect with custard

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
181 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Try a fruity version of the classic sticky toffee pudding for a rich after-dinner treat. Serve with cream, custard or vanilla ice cream

1 hr
Easy
22 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Apples and caramel are a heavenly duo. This nutty sandwich loaf cake with buttercream frosting and caramel drizzle fits the bill nicely

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
44 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Parkin is a traditional sponge cake from Northern England flavoured with syrupy molasses, oatmeal and ginger. A lovely teatime treat!

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Bake this sticky, moreish bread-and-butter pud using leftover brioche rolls. It's a great way to prevent extra food waste while indulging in a comforting dessert 

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
13 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Bake these caramel pear blondies for an indulgent teatime treat. With a biscuity flavour that comes from browning the butter, they're moreish and chewy

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
101 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Moist cake topped with a sticky, crunchy topping will keep your guests coming back for more

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
39 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Nothing beats the crunch of a toffee apple on a crisp autumnal evening, and these taste so much better than shop bought

20 mins
A challenge
6 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Turn a traditional Bonfire Night treat of freshly baked parkin into James Martin's irresistible layered dinner party dessert that can be assembled early and chilled until serving

1 hr and 20 mins
More effort
34 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A make-ahead treat, these will take you back to toasting marshmallows around an open fire

30 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A sized-up, super chocolatey twist on the classic American campfire treat. This s'mores dip will be gone before you can say 'mini marshmallow'

17 mins
Easy
48 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This chocolate and marshmallow feast is an Australian favourite - and it's easy to see why. It even makes its own sauce!

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

We combined two of America's best sweet exports - autumnal pumpkin pie and melty marshmallow s'mores

7 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
8 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Use up your Halloween pumpkin leftovers in this dense, sticky loaf cake which pairs the sweet earthiness of squash with warming ginger

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
43 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Try a twist on traditional toffee apples - sugared, spiced and very very nice!

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
37 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Get baking with the kids who'll love this giant cookie that they can adapt with their favourite treats like marshmallows, pretzels, nuts, toffee or fudge

35 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

We love a classic American-style melty marshmallow s'more, so we created our own banana and toffee version with caramel sauce and chocolate oat biscuits

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
144 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Edd Kimber creates a rustic bake with chunks of sweet apple and a crunchy demerara sugar topping.

1 hr
Easy
6 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This cake uses a few shortcuts but the final result is a deliciously impressive dulce de leche and pumpkin spice-filled sponge

1 hr and 15 mins
More effort
12 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This showstopping bake is a celebration of classic apple desserts with spiced sponge, vanilla icing and a sticky caramel apple filling

1 hr and 35 mins
A challenge
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