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Ginger cake recipes

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Try one of our top ginger cakes for Christmas, Easter, or any time you fancy. Our selection includes scrumptious loaf cakes, gingerbread, drizzle cakes and puddings.

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  • Sticky treacle, ginger & lime cake

    Sticky treacle, ginger & lime cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.11 ratings

    This moist and sticky layer cake tastes better the longer you leave it in the tin, so make ahead and enjoy for up to a week

  • Lighter gingerbread

    Lighter gingerbread

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.17 ratings

    This dark and sticky ginger cake is made healthier with naturally sweet dates, buttermilk and plenty of cinnamon and fresh ginger

  • Ginger & white chocolate cake served on a cake stand

    Ginger & white chocolate cake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.21 ratings

    Bake our sticky ginger cake in a bundt tin for the wow factor. Spiced with stem ginger and decorated with white chocolate icing, it's a real crowd pleaser

  • Ginger treacle sponge

    Ginger treacle sponge

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    We know how you love hot treacle sponge and sticky ginger cake, so this gorgeous pud is sure to become a favourite

  • Triple ginger & spice cake

    Triple ginger & spice cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.77 ratings

    If you're looking for a slice with spice, try this deliciously moist and sticky ginger cake

  • Pear & ginger loaf cake

    Pear & ginger loaf cake

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.76 ratings

    This makes a lovely teatime treat or pudding, served with cream and also works well with apple and cinnamon or damson and vanilla

  • Vegan ginger loaf cake with a slice cut out

    Vegan ginger loaf cake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Get set for autumn with this iced and spiced ginger loaf cake. It's a real treat, whether you’re vegan or not

  • Squidgy lemon-ginger cake

    Squidgy lemon-ginger cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.39 ratings

    This dense, sticky ginger cake is easy to make and a great Sunday teatime treat

  • Sticky pear & ginger cake

    Sticky pear & ginger cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.38 ratings

    This is a cross between a sticky toffee pudding and a ginger cake. Serve warm with ice cream or cream as a dessert

  • Lime & ginger drizzle cake

    Lime & ginger drizzle cake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.26 ratings

    The combination of lime and ginger gives the classic drizzle cake a modern twist

  • Ginger cake with caramel frosting

    Ginger cake with caramel frosting

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.29 ratings

    This moist treacle sponge will keep without the frosting for up to a week wrapped in foil and, if anything, will improve with time

  • Toasted marshmallow & ginger cake

    Toasted marshmallow & ginger cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.10 ratings

    Decorative Italian meringue masks a spicy, moist ginger cake layered with ginger buttercream- an amazing bake!

  • Gingered rich fruit cake

    Gingered rich fruit cake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.8 ratings

    This traditional cake has been jazzed up with lots of ginger - you'd never know it's gluten-free and dairy-free. Perfect for weddings and Christmas

  • Sticky ginger-nut cake

    Sticky ginger-nut cake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    A wonderfully sticky dessert - perfect served with a dollop of cream

  • A raspberry & ginger fridge cake served on a pale blue plate

    Raspberry & ginger fridge cake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Icebox cake, or fridge cake, is one of the easiest desserts you can make and this raspberry, whipped cream and ginger recipe is deliciously decadent

  • Sticky ginger lemon drizzle cake

    Sticky ginger lemon drizzle cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.51 ratings

    Adapt one of our highest-rated cakes with tangy ginger, cream cheese frosting and citrus curd

  • Ginger simnel cake with spring flowers

    Ginger simnel cake with spring flowers

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.12 ratings

    As well as the topping, the cake has a hidden layer of homemade marzipan mixed with ginger...

  • Zesty carrot & ginger loaf

    Zesty carrot & ginger loaf

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.59 ratings

    Lovers of ginger cake and carrot cake should enjoy this one. It mellows and improves over a couple of days

  • Sticky clementine & ginger puddings

    Sticky clementine & ginger puddings

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    These sweet little puddings make terrific dinner party desserts, or you can make one big one for the family

  • Squidgy pumpkin & ginger loaf

    Squidgy pumpkin & ginger loaf

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.10 ratings

    Use up your Halloween pumpkin leftovers in this dense, sticky loaf cake which pairs the sweet earthiness of squash with warming ginger

  • Date & ginger malt loaf

    Date & ginger malt loaf

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.18 ratings

    A dark, sticky and lightly spiced cake that merges Jamaican ginger cake with sticky toffee pudding and malt loaf

  • Piernik (Polish gingerbread)

    Piernik (Polish gingerbread)

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.10 ratings

    A classic Polish honey gingerbread cake is adapted by Edd Kimber. It's layered with plum jam and coated in chocolate with sprinkles of edible gold

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