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Perfect with a cuppa 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.

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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 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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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
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26 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegan
43 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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
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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 hrs and 35 mins
A challenge
7 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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
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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
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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
9 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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
10 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Our white chocolate and malted milk Easter blondies are the dessert dreams are made of. One seriously good looking blondie to slice and share this Easter

55 mins
Easy
103 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

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
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star 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 hr and 12 mins
More effort
7 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
20 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Sandwich ginger biscuits with a creamy, zesty filling to make these gluten-free teatime treats that are aromatic with wintry spices - cloves, nutmeg and cardamom

44 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
18 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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
9 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star 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
199 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

The classic Victoria sandwich is always a teatime winner – every bite brings a taste of nostalgia

40 mins
Easy
1,155 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 15 mins
Easy
111 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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

35 mins
Easy
16 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Turn the kitchen into your own little patisserie with this step-by-step guide to buttery Danish pastries

3 hrs and 30 mins
A challenge
23 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

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
11 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

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 hr
More effort
Vegan
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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
4 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star 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
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Vegetarian
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