Rosewater & raspberry sponge cake

Fruity cake recipes

39 Recipes

Cakes bursting with fruity flavours.

27 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Eloise Shardlow creates a delicate, floral twist on the classic sponge cake. Dried rose petals, rose icing and raspberries make for a showstopping decoration

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
17 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

This vanilla and rhubarb buckle, a brighter cousin to the traditional American-style teatime cake, is perfect for the cold months when forced rhubarb shines

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
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9 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Using a bundt tin, gives a stunning effect to this zesty cake with light olive oil sponge and decadent white chocolate and blood orange glaze 

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

Make the most of juicy cherries in this cake, enriched with almonds and soured cream, and finished with a crumble topping. It's delicious with custard 

1 hr and 55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
111 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

This luscious cake is lemony and light, with an extra citrus kick from the lemon syrup drizzle

1 hr
Easy
21 ratings 4.2 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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Vegetarian
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
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11 ratings 3.2 out of 5 star rating

This sumptuous seasonal bake is topped with halved plums or apricots and a buttery crumble topping - serve as a pudding or cake

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

With a hint of spice and little pockets of mincemeat, this is a lovely post-Christmas cake, great with warm custard

2 hrs
Easy
35 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Cherry cakes are one of the most popular cakes sold by baking experts, the WI. This one will be a guaranteed hit at any cake sale

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

This sophisticated cake is gently spiced and full of treacly flavours from dried figs and muscovado sugar, finished with a cream cheese icing

1 hr and 10 mins
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30 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Perfect with a fresh pot of tea, this looks and tastes just as good as a farmers' market buy

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
51 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Plums, chocolate and hazelnut - this is a cake that really celebrates the season. Enjoy a slice with your mid-morning coffee or serve it warm for dessert

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

Get ahead for a dinner party or celebration with this indulgent, fruity cake which can be frozen for up to 2 months

1 hr and 25 mins
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17 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Replace sugar with xylitol and swap butter and oil for a puréed whole orange in this light and zesty cake, with ground almonds and polenta

2 hrs and 20 mins
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6 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This fruity cake uses ground rice and almond extract for a cheaper bake - perfect for a cake sale or as a teatime treat

1 hr and 15 mins
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6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Take lemon meringue to a new level with this caramel-infused sponge filled with lemon curd and topped with Italian meringue

3 hrs
A challenge
128 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Kids can help make this simple springtime treat – delicious with extra lemon curd and yogurt as a pud, or serve with a cuppa

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
20 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

An unbelievably moist and yummy dessert

2 hrs and 30 mins
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Gluten-free
247 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

If you know someone who likes bakewell tart, then they will just love this cake – it’s full of almond flavour and sandwiched with cherry jam

45 mins
Easy
234 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

The blueberries in this recipe will burst in your mouth as you bite into your slice. The cake is delicious with a cup of tea, or served as an impressive dessert

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

Delicious raspberry and amaretti crunch cake

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
35 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A light, zingy cake with a drizzle of chocolate and candied zest for a special finishing touch

1 hr and 5 mins
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Vegetarian
151 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

The perfect teatime treat, this moist and fruity cake is easy baking at its best

1 hr and 25 mins
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