For more seasonal cakes and desserts, explore our Christmas baking recipes. Our Christmas cake recipes collection is also full of inspiration for sponge cakes and traditional moist fruitcakes. Looking to dazzle a crowd? Look no further than these trifle recipes, from boozy and sherry soaked fingers to more adventurous and indulgent flavour pairings.

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  • One pumpkin & pecan cheesecake pie

    Pumpkin & pecan cheesecake pie

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    Indulge in our cheesecake pie with homemade pastry, a pumpkin filling and pecan topping. It's a perfect dessert for autumn

  • Four servings of pistachio tiramisu

    Pistachio tiramisu

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    Delight guests with a pistachio twist on tiramisu, with a pistachio cream filling and pistachio topping. It's a perfect dessert for a dinner party

  • Pressure-cooked citrus Christmas pudding on a cake stand

    Pressure-cooked citrus Christmas pudding

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    Make a Christmas pud in half the usual time by using a pressure cooker. You'll save both energy and effort, and be rewarded with a deliciously moist dessert

  • One whole mince pie cheesecake

    Mince pie cheesecake

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    Use up leftover mince pies in the base of this cheesecake – it's a brilliant way to beat Christmas food waste

  • Squares of rum & raisin shortbread

    Rum & raisin shortbread

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    Give millionaire's shortbread a makeover with our rum and raisin traybake. It makes a delicious surprise for far-away friends as it can slot through a letterbox

  • Chestnut profiteroles

    Chestnut profiteroles

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    Bring the wow factor to your Christmas dinner with these spectacular profiteroles filled with chestnut purée. They're perfect to round off the big day

  • Rocky road cheesecake pudding with sparklers in the top

    Rocky road cheesecake pudding

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.32 ratings

    We've blended two tempting sweet treats – rocky road and cheesecake – to create this irresistible make-ahead dessert.

  • Christmas crumble in a baking dish

    Christmas crumble

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Enjoy a festive crumble made with apples, cranberries and mixed spice. Serve warm with cream or custard for the ultimate comfort dessert

  • Gingerbread tres leches cake on a cake stand

    Gingerbread tres leches cake

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    Give this Mexican-inspired cake a festive twist using ginger and cinnamon. The cake is soaked in a trio of sweetened milks, then topped with whipped cream

  • Christmas chocolate cake on a cake stand with slices taken out

    Christmas chocolate cake

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    Make a festive version of chocolate cake for an alternative Christmas dessert – the sponge and buttercream are spiced with warming ginger, cinnamon and nutmeg

  • One gluten-free pavlova meringue log

    Gluten-free pavlova meringue log

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    Serve this crowd-pleasing pavlova meringue log as a festive dessert. Filled with fresh cream and fresh berries, it will be a big hit at Christmas

  • Microwave Christmas mug cake served with custard

    Microwave Christmas mug cake

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    Make a large cake using a 600ml mug or halve the mixture to make one small cake instead of two. Enjoy with brandy butter or custard

  • Layered fruit trifle in a glass bowl

    Classic sherry trifle

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.36 ratings

    Christmas celebrations are not complete without a classic trifle. This stunning dessert recipe features layers of madeira sponge, fruit jelly, custard and cream

  • Festive cherry & raspberry tart sliced on a pale blue background

    Festive cherry & raspberry tart

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    Treat guests to this stunning tart for a Christmas dessert. Set in a pastry case and using frozen cherries and raspberries for ease, it brings plenty of festive cheer

  • One festive dessert board

    Festive dessert board

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    Mix up your festive dessert course with an all-in-one sweet feast to share, with peppermint tiffin, gingerbread-spice doughnuts, mini meringues and more

  • One large Christmas pavlova

    Christmas pavlova

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    Transform your usual Christmas pavlova with the addition of clementines, pistachios, mint and dark chocolate, plus a mincemeat and rum-infused cream filling

  • White forest meringue roulade served on a plate and in slices

    White forest meringue roulade

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.24 ratings

    Try this ultimate make-ahead dessert for Christmas: meringue, white chocolate, cream and cherries are combined to make a luscious centrepiece

  • Next level yule log served on a platter

    Next level yule log

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.14 ratings

    Transform the yule log into a magical Christmas dessert using festive spices, a brandy butter filling and chocolate truffle icing for extra indulgence

  • Chocolate truffle & honeycomb torte with a slice cut out

    Chocolate truffle & honeycomb torte

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Try this easy no-bake dessert which uses just five ingredients. As well as looking great as a centrepiece, it's easy to carry to a gathering.