Loaf cake recipes
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Date & walnut loaf
Bake this rich date and walnut loaf at the weekend to enjoy during the week. You can freeze it for another day to serve to last-minute guests, too
Lemon & blueberry loaf cake
Kids can help make this simple springtime lemon and blueberry loaf cake. It's delicious with extra lemon curd and yogurt as a pud, or serve with a cuppa
A cross between banana bread and a drizzle cake, this easy banana loaf recipe is a quick bake that can be frozen. It's great for using up overripe bananas, too.
Double chocolate loaf cake
Chocolate and cake are two of our favourite things, so what's not to love about this indulgent cake?
Lemon drizzle cake
It's difficult not to demolish this classic lemon drizzle in just one sitting, so why not make two at once?
Easy pound cake
Bring a smile to your friends and family with a slice of our vanilla pound cake. It's the perfect partner to a cuppa for elevenses or afternoon tea
Spiced honey drizzle cake
Enjoy this fabulous honey cake made with mixed spice and ginger and a lovely honey butter drizzle topping. It's ideal for afternoon tea or elevenses
Cobnut & apple loaf cake
This loaf cake is simple and seasonal, using fresh autumnal cobnuts and apples, topped with dreamy dulce de leche
Gingerbread loaf cake
Make our multifunctional ginger and honey loaf cake. Enjoy with yogurt and stewed fruit for a festive brunch, or try as a teatime treat slathered with butter
Blackberry & apple loaf
This moist and fruity cake is a great way to get kids to eat fruit, you may have trouble stopping them!
Madeira loaf cake
A classic English sponge cake, delicately flavoured with lemon and almond - perfect for afternoon tea.
Date, banana & rum loaf cake
A deliciously moreish cake with no added fat or sugar – you have to try it to believe it. Plus it's easily made gluten-free
Caramel apple loaf cake
Moist cake topped with a sticky, crunchy topping will keep your guests coming back for more
Snowy coconut loaf cake
Have the kids help you make this snowy coconut loaf cake. Decorate with coconut shavings, ‘snowballs’, and anything else you like
Enjoy a classic, fruity tea loaf, packed full of plump tea-infused sultanas and raisins. Slice it into thick wedges and spread with salted butter for a satisfying treat
Jaffa drizzle loaf
If you like Jaffa Cakes, you’ll love the moist, fruity cake. It will keep for a week, but it’s unlikely to last that long
Rustle up this easy boiled fruitcake for your cake tin. Packed with juicy raisins, sultanas, currants and mixed peel, it's perfect for afternoon tea with a cuppa
Chocolate & sesame loaf cake
Tahini gives this cake a subtle nutty flavour that partners perfectly with rich chocolate. This recipe makes 2 cakes, so why not freeze one as a treat for another day!
Easiest ever battenberg
This classic chequerboard cake wrapped in marzipan is easier to achieve than you think
Lemon & buttermilk pound cake
This buttermilk pound cake has a dense, moist crumb and bags of lemon flavour to cut through the richness. Make it for afternoon tea or for a summer picnic
Pear & ginger loaf cake
This makes a lovely teatime treat or pudding, served with cream and also works well with apple and cinnamon or damson and vanilla
Chocolate gingerbread cake
Make something sweet with plenty of spice in the form of this Polish gingerbread cake with a rich chocolate glaze. This easy loaf cake is perfect for winter
Hidden heart cake
Slice into this delicious loaf cake and reveal the secret heart design running through the middle - a really romantic bake!
This easy banana loaf cake is a tasty way of using up overripe bananas and makes an indulgent treat. Enjoy a slice with your afternoon cup of tea