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Orange cake recipes

43 Recipes
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Love citrus? Then bake one of our beautiful orange cakes. We have orange drizzle sponges, chocolate orange bakes, a giant jaffa cake and more.

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  • Mary Berry’s orange layer cake

    Mary Berry’s orange layer cake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.58 ratings

    The queen of baking, Mary Berry, creates a light and fruity citrus sponge with buttery frosting and a sugar glaze

  • Orange polenta cake

    Orange polenta cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.122 ratings

    Give your dessert an Italian flavour with this moist and fruity polenta cake

  • Sticky citrus sponge cake

    Sticky citrus sponge cake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.37 ratings

    A great dessert to feed a crowd at the end of a Sunday lunch - it's like a baked version of a steamed syrup sponge

  • Orange & white chocolate sponge

    Orange & white chocolate sponge

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.158 ratings

    A stunning cake that will fast become a failsafe option for any event

  • Dark chocolate & orange cake

    Dark chocolate & orange cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.99 ratings

    A dense, dark and devilishly delicious cake, this will be gone before you know it

  • Carrot, courgette & orange cakes

    Carrot, courgette & orange cakes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.83 ratings

    Turn a garden glut into something amazing with this delicious, moist cake and freeze one for later too

  • Rhubarb & orange cake

    Rhubarb & orange cake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.57 ratings

    Make the most of seasonal fruit in this rustic bake with almond topping - serve it warm from the oven, as a pudding, or with afternoon tea

  • Orange & rosemary drizzle cake

    Orange & rosemary drizzle cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.11 ratings

    A zesty, herby cake with flavours of orange and rosemary - bake one in time for tea!

  • Chocolate orange marble cake

    Chocolate orange marble cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.75 ratings

    For a deliciously nostalgic cake, combine a classic flavour combination of orange and chocolate in this retro two-tone bake

  • Orange drizzle cake

    Orange drizzle cake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.12 ratings

    We don't need a reason to whip up this zingy Victoria sponge, it's perfect for any and every occasion

  • Gooseberry & orange drizzle cake

    Gooseberry & orange drizzle cake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.34 ratings

    Use up a garden glut in this simple and fruity adaptation of a classic - serve with custard for a winning pudding

  • A white chocolate, orange & cranberry Christmas cake on a golden cake stand

    White chocolate, orange & cranberry Christmas cake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.9 ratings

    Try sponge instead of fruit cake this Christmas. Our white chocolate cake is a crowd-pleaser and you can buy the meringue decorations, or bake them yourself

  • Giant jaffa orange cake

    Giant jaffa orange cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.29 ratings

    Give the classic flavour combo of chocolate orange even more wow factor in this cake with zingy jelly and luxurious chocolate ganache

  • Leftover veg & orange cake

    Leftover veg & orange cake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.18 ratings

    A novel way to use up root vegetables is to bake up a sweet, moist sponge with citrus flavours

  • Orange & saffron syrup cake

    Orange & saffron syrup cake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    The citrus syrup makes for a wonderfully moist cake - great for afternoon tea or a dinner-party dessert

  • Orange berry wedding cake

    Orange berry wedding cake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.10 ratings

    A stunning cake that will impress everyone at your wedding. With a little practice this deliciously moist cake can easily be perfect. Don't be shy

  • Orange & apricot loaf cake

    Orange & apricot loaf cake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.15 ratings

    A classic fruit sponge cake with apricots and citrus shared by reader Ann Turner - it's perfect with a cup of tea

  • Moroccan orange & cardamom cake

    Moroccan orange & cardamom cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.20 ratings

    Replace sugar with xylitol and swap butter and oil for a puréed whole orange in this light and zesty cake, with ground almonds and polenta

  • Blood orange crêpe cake

    Blood orange crêpe cake

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.1 rating

    Blood oranges come into season during the winter months, treat yourself to citrussy orange pancakes, layered with orange custard and topped with the caramelised fruit

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