Gin and toni cake topped with limes and cucumber

Boozy bake recipes

43 Recipes

Make brilliant boozy bakes with your favourite alcoholic tipple. We have fruit cakes and puddings using rum, gin, whiskey, brandy and even wine.

26 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Fan of gin & tonic? What could be better than your favourite tipple in cake form? A fabulous showstopper for afternoon tea or a summer celebration

1 hr and 45 mins
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6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Sangria is transformed into a deliciously decadent cake in this recipe, boasting all the summer fruit and red wine flavours of the classic Spanish cocktail

2 hrs and 5 mins
Easy
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16 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Yes, you read right, Pimm's in cake form. Smooth strawberry and lemon buttercream coupled with cucumber essence make this the ultimate taste of summer

1 hr and 30 mins
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Take pineapple, coconut and rum flavours from a classic cocktail into a stunning summer dessert with this piña colada tart with maraschino cherries on top

1 hr and 40 mins
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20 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Turn your favourite cocktail into a dessert with this mojito cake made with a lime, mint and white rum syrup and lime buttercream. It's a perfect party cake

1 hr and 5 mins
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Bake these boozy little cakes for afternoon tea, or as a sweet canapé for a party. Coconut rum and pineapple jam evoke the flavour of the classic cocktail

1 hr and 30 mins
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Take a fruity sponge cake to the next level with this fabulous blackberry baba. It makes the perfect centerpiece dessert for any dinner table

1 hr and 35 mins
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Bake our boozy, coffee-infused take on fondant fancies for a grown-up party. Check out our piña colada and strawberry daiquiri versions as well

1 hr and 30 mins
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Turn a classic cocktail into boozy little cakes with our stunning strawberry daiquiri fondant fancies. Take your afternoon tea to the next level

1 hr and 30 mins
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22 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Prunes, Marsala and dark chocolate – a marriage made in heaven. It may sink and crack as it cools, but this is part of its charm

1 hr and 10 mins
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6 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

The perfect cake for Prosecco lovers, with the Italian tipple finding its way into the cake, boozy buttercream and Prosecco-flavoured sweet topping

1 hr and 20 mins
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179 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Bake this festive fruit cake in advance of Christmas and feed it regularly with rum, brandy or whisky to build the flavour and keep it moist

2 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
6 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

These American traybake brownies include all of our favourite things, chocolate, booze and bacon - pure decadence

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
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Sandwich our best ever chocolate sponge with a fruity coconut mousse and smother in a rich ganache for a stunning party centrepiece

1 hr and 30 mins
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Enjoy these boozy baked Eccles cakes with a chunk of mature crumbly cheese, such as Lancashire or cheddar, or serve them next to your cheeseboard

2 hrs and 15 mins
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73 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A tasty cake with no added fat or sugar - try it to believe it. Plus it's easily made gluten-free

1 hr and 15 mins
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7 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

These individual desserts are deliciously naughty, so make plenty or you might have a fight on your hands when it comes to seconds

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
15 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Crunchy Italian amaretti biscuits and almond liqueur are the key in this baked creamy pudding

55 mins
Easy
2 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Add some Caribbean sunshine (and rum) to your dessert with this recipe for a delicious tart

1 hr and 15 mins
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4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This dessert is pure magic, when the hot sugary mixture gets poured over the pudding batter, it'll sink to the bottom and create a puddle of runny caramel sauce

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
10 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Mix dried fruit, nuts, cranberries and maple syrup on Stir-up Sunday for this crowd-pleasing Christmas cake that improves as it keeps

3 hrs and 45 mins
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10 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Break through the spongey chocolate topping to reveal a puddle of sauce in this super-simple dessert with Irish cream liqueur

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
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Want something a little different from your Easter bake? This easy recipe is packed with boozy rum-soaked fruit and dark chocolate for an indulgent treat

45 mins
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Vegetarian
23 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Soaking the fruit in Guinness really plumps it up and gives a rich, dark pudding without the bitterness of brandy or rum

6 hrs and 30 mins
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