Fairy cakes topped with dolly mixture

Cake sale recipes

42 Recipes

Tempting treats to get the charity donations rolling in.

Chocolate & caramel flapjacks


(43 ratings)

These sweet and sticky treats are best made a day in advance - perfect if you need to get ahead for a bake sale
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy

Citrus bars


(12 ratings)

Crisp shortbread biscuit base with a creamy citrus curd baked onto the top
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • More effort

Coconut & raspberry cupcakes


(41 ratings)

Adding a little fruit purée to your buttercream frosting gives you a berry flavour and vibrant colour atop your sponges
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Apple crumble loaf


(28 ratings)

A rustic fruit crumble cake with raisins and spice and a crunchy nutty topping - a spin on a classic
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • More effort

Rock cakes


(24 ratings)

Traditional fruit buns with a robust texture and craggy surface - add your chosen dried fruit and spices
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Double choc shortbreads


(15 ratings)

These sweet treats will go down a storm at your next bake sale, and cost only around 15p each to make
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Dotty banana fairy cakes


(29 ratings)

These sweet banana cakes are lovely and simple to make for a bake sale or children's party
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

White chocolate cake


(24 ratings)

Get creative with toppings to make a treat for family and friends - or add these bite-sized cakes to your next bake sale
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Cherry & coconut flapjacks


(1 rating)

Spruce up your flapjacks using cherries and coconut with this easy recipe. A perfect afternoon tea treat that's sure to become a family favourite...
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Whoopie pies


(5 ratings)

These fun little treats take under an hour to make and will be a sweet addition to any bake sale
  • 45 mins
  • More effort

Iced fairy cakes


(32 ratings)

Teach 8-14 year olds how to make fairy cakes and guarantee a fun kitchen activity
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Crazy cookies


(4 ratings)

Whether you're sharing them at work or including them in a bake sale, these bold little biscuits are guaranteed to brighten everyone's day!
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Peach Melba squares


(69 ratings)

This traybake can be mixed together in no time and is simple to slice and transport
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Coconut carrot slices


(76 ratings)

If you’re looking for a treat for afternoon tea, or something to make for a cake sale, try this crunchy-topped traybake
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Blackcurrant Bakewell


(20 ratings)

Baking doesn't have to be complicated - this simple fruity traybake is ready in 45 minutes
  • 45 mins
  • Easy