Honey cake with honeyed almond crunch

Honey cake recipes

Bake one of our favourite honey cake recipes for a sweet afternoon treat. Try an easy loaf cake, a stunning celebration layer cake or a spiced sponge.

109 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Our easy Devonshire honey cake is perfect for a cream tea or enjoying with your afternoon cuppa.

1 hr and 30 mins
18 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

If you like crunchy honey-nut cereal in the morning, you'll love this for elevenses

1 hr and 15 mins
2 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

This simple honey cake, also known as 'lekach', is a must-have sweet treat when celebrating the Jewish New Year, or Rosh Hashanah. It’s best made a few days ahead, as the spicing and texture improve…

1 hr and 10 mins
9 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

April opts for the 'naked' style of decorating so the cake isn't swamped with icing, but instead delicately finished with candied almonds and Swiss meringue buttercream

3 hrs
A challenge
94 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A tea-time treat - packed with sweet honey. A great way to use up those ripe bananas too

1 hr and 25 mins
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A deliciously moist cake with a tangy strawberry-flavoured icing

1 hr
More effort
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