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Kids' baking recipes

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Grab a mini apron and get baking with the children using our triple-tested recipes for cookies, cakes, puddings and even bread.

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  • Cookie dough pizza

    Cookie dough pizza

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.26 ratings

    We've seen pizza in all sorts of varieties, but this has to be our favourite. Top your cookie dough pizza base with any treats that take your fancy

  • Mixed fruit tart

    Mixed fruit tart

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    This tasty tart is a great introduction to pastry and gives budding young chefs a chance to flex their creative muscles as they decorate with vanilla mascarpone and a variety of berries

  • Sticky upside-down banana cake

    Sticky upside-down banana cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.27 ratings

    Edd Kimber gives us an irresistible new take on the seventies classic. This stunning upside-down cake makes a great cooking project for teen cooks

  • Moon cycle cupcakes

    Moon cycle cupcakes

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Budding star gazers, bake your way through the moon cycle with our tasty chocolate cupcakes. Arrange them in the right order to make a gorgeous display and test your science skills

  • Chocolate chip traybake cut into squares

    Chocolate chip traybake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.29 ratings

    Bake these chocolate chip squares for the family. Easy to make, this traybake is ideal for cooking (and eating!) with kids

  • Planet cookies

    Planet cookies

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Make a whole solar system from your kitchen with our super cute planet cookies! The baking and decorating will keep even the most energetic children busy over the half-term break

  • Carrot cake cookies

    Carrot cake cookies

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.15 ratings

    A universal favourite, in cookie form! Give your standard carrot cake an upgrade with these bite-sized, biscuity treats

  • Black Forest brownies

    Black Forest brownies

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 ratings

    These easy-to-make, fudgy brownies, complete with retro decoration, marry a much-loved flavour pairing of cherry and chocolate

  • Lemon curd & blueberry loaf cake

    Lemon curd & blueberry loaf cake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.142 ratings

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

  • Chocolate chip hot cross buns

    Chocolate chip hot cross buns

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.12 ratings

    Kids can help make these alternative spiced Easter buns - the recipe helps with kneading, shaping, piping and division skills

  • Flowerpot bread

    Flowerpot bread

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Baking homemade bread is a chance for children to get involved in the kitchen, and flowerpots just add to the fun

  • Chocolate fudge cupcakes

    Chocolate fudge cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.96 ratings

    These bright and fun cupcakes are perfect for kids' parties

  • Sugar-free banana cake

    Sugar-free banana bread

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.67 ratings

    This recipe is naturally sweetened with fruit and an optional drizzle of agave syrup meaning less added sugar is required in this banana bread

  • Chocolate jungle jam jar

    Chocolate jungle jam jar

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    The base of these pots is a squidgy chocolate pudding. Add a layer of wild coconut grass, jelly snakes and chocolate trees for an edible jungle

  • Little jam tarts

    Little jam tarts

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.10 ratings

    These simple favourites take just 30 minutes to make - get the kids to help

  • Chocolate-chip cookie ice-cream sandwiches

    Chocolate-chip cookie ice-cream sandwiches

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.8 ratings

    Kids can help cook these chewy American-style biscuits - use two of them to squish vanilla ice cream into a hand-held treat

  • Easy treacle sponge

    Easy treacle sponge

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.68 ratings

    A simple baked version of this classic childhood pudding, with a zesty treacle sauce forming an irresistible puddle at the bottom

  • Edible name place biscuits

    Edible name place biscuits

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Finish off a beautifully laid table with these simple, mint-iced cookies - they're fun to make with the kids!

  • Gingerbread man

    Gingerbread man

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.95 ratings

    Even the smallest hands can help make these gingerbread men – perfect for Christmas. You can use raisins, sultanas or Smarties to decorate

  • Hot cross cookies

    Hot cross cookies

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.23 ratings

    Bored of buns? Try these cute cookies instead - sure to become a family favourite

  • Peppermint candy biscuits

    Peppermint candy biscuits

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    These heart-shaped cookies with a crunchy mint filling are fun for children to make and give as a present

  • Luscious lemon pudding with summer berries

    Luscious lemon pudding with summer berries

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.20 ratings

    You'll have most of the ingredients for this sumptuous pudding in your cupboard and fridge already. A great recipe for kids to help with

  • Lily’s lemon cupcakes

    Lily’s lemon cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.25 ratings

    Make lots, these will disappear fast says Good Food reader Lily, aged 5

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