Courgette, lemon & thyme cake

Garden glut cake recipes

Make the most of allotment veg with a cake using courgettes, parsnips, pumpkin, beetroot or the old favourite – carrot.

100 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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
119 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Angela Nilsen rethinks traditional ingredients and baking techniques to create a healthier version of a classic

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

Like carrot cake? Then try using up your leftover pumpkin in this clever traybake for Halloween

50 mins
Easy
69 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A moist cake bread to serve thickly sliced and buttered- it's good for lunchboxes and with a cup of tea

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

With a special surprise ingredient, this gluten free cake stays beautifully moist. To everyone’s amazement it's mash potato!

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
36 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Healthier than your average chocolate cake, this rich and dark bake is lighter on the calorie count

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

Give free-from baking a go with this easy vegan sandwich cake – an indulgent carrot cake with coconut and cashew icing that everyone will want another slice of

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegan
31 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Get kids busy in the kitchen with these scrummy courgette muffins, perfect for cooks aged between 8-14

1 hr
Easy
10 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

This light bake, with grated parsnips and desiccated coconut, makes a great alternative to carrot cake - top with rich cream cheese icing

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
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