Espresso, hazelnut & chocolate shortbread

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25 Recipes

Discover Good Food's best ever recipes for biscuits, cookies, cakes, pastries and sweet treats to pair perfectly with a comforting cup of tea.

Espresso, hazelnut & chocolate shortbread

5

(4 ratings)

These biscuits are the perfect blend of rich coffee, dark chocolate and toasted nuts. Simple to make, they're ideal if you're sharing a cuppa with friends...
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chocolate crumpets

1.5

(3 ratings)

We've reinvented the classic crumpet for chocoholics. Follow our easy recipe and make the ultimate breakfast or sweet snack...
  • 30 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Vegan carrot cake

4.72222

(9 ratings)

Give free-from baking a go with this easy vegan sandwich cake – an indulgent carrot cake with coconut and cashew icing that everyone will want another slice of...
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Easiest ever biscuits

4.52778

(9 ratings)

The simplest biscuits you and the kids will ever bake. We’ve stamped clean toys into these to decorate them - try your own favourite patterns...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Hazelnut rochers

0

(0 ratings)

These luxurious chocolate treats are perfect for a special occasion. No-one will be able to resist the smooth praline centre and crunchy outer chocolate shell
  • 2 hours and 35 mins
  • A challenge

Matcha & white chocolate blondies

5

(3 ratings)

Green tea powder takes your blondies to the next level, slightly bitter matcha balances the white chocolate sweetness. Serve gooey for an extra treat!
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cheat's kouign-amann

0

(0 ratings)

This sugary cake traditionally uses dough similar to croissants. Making them from scratch is a challenge, so we've come up with this simple cheat's version...
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Brown butter & sea salt madeleines

0

(0 ratings)

The brown butter gives a rich, nutty flavour to these delicate French madeleines, and a pinch of sea salt cuts through the sweetness of the sponge
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Caramel passion fruit slice

5

(3 ratings)

An exotic twist on the traditional caramel slice, this passion fruit traybake on a shortbread base is a real treat, ideal for bake sales and coffee mornings
  • 35 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Malted milk blondies

5

(2 ratings)

A dessert full of white chocolate and Maltesers is the stuff dreams are made of. One seriously good looking blondie to slice and share this Easter
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Lemon drizzle slices

4.71591

(22 ratings)

A classic British cake from the Bake Off judge, Paul Hollywood's lemon drizzle is a simple traybake, made extra special with feather icing...
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Sugared flower shortbreads

5

(1 rating)

These delicate shortbreads make a perfect gift. Given a floral hint with rosewater, you could also use orange blossom extract or dried lavender
  • 1 hour and 12 mins
  • More effort

Black Forest brownies

5

(1 rating)

These easy-to-make, fudgy brownies, complete with retro decoration, marry a much-loved flavour pairing of cherry and chocolate
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Giant cookie cake

4.3

(5 ratings)

Studded with white and milk chocolate chips, Lisa Lipman's moreish cake is delicious served either warm with a dollop of ice cream or cold, with its chewy cookie texture
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Twix cookies

5

(1 rating)

Chocolatey, fudgey cookies that are amazing warm from the oven or made into ice cream sandwiches. The ultimate indulgence
  • 35 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Granny's Victoria sponge

4.725

(90 ratings)

The classic Victoria sandwich is always a teatime winner, every bite brings a taste of nostalgia
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Yummy scrummy carrot cake recipe

4.655305

(858 ratings)

Delight friends with an afternoon tea that includes this easy carrot cake. You can bake the cake, freeze it and just drizzle over the icing on the day
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Ultimate scones

4.50588

(85 ratings)

Learn the secret of making perfect scones every time, with Angela Nilsen's ultimate recipe
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Danish pastries

3.03125

(8 ratings)

Turn the kitchen into your own little patisserie with this step-by-step guide to buttery Danish pastries
  • 3 hours and 30 mins
  • A challenge

Banana & cinnamon whirls

4.1125

(20 ratings)

Make two, freeze one! Have fun cooking up two batches of these scrumptious buns and pop one in the freezer so you always have a treat to hand!
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Salted caramel biscuit bars

4.166665

(6 ratings)

A healthier take on one of our favourite chocolate bars, these biscuits are packed with wholesome ingredients, and free from refined sugar and dairy
  • 1 hour
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Chocolate marshmallow wheels

5

(1 rating)

A crisp chocolate shell encases these vanilla biscuits with a fluffy marshmallow and sweet raspberry jam filling - take your cookies to the next level!
  • 57 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Pecan pie rolls

5

(1 rating)

Can’t decide between cinnamon rolls and a pecan pie? Why not have both in one bite! This spiced bake is delicious served warm with a drizzle of icing...
  • 55 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Viennese whirls

4.92857

(14 ratings)

These elegant, buttery biscuits might look extra impressive but they're surprisingly easy to make. Dip in chocolate for an extra sweet treat...
  • 57 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian