Plum cake on wooden board

Plum cake recipes

Celebrate the autumn harvest with our selection of comforting plum cakes and puddings, including crumbles, tarts, cobblers and easy traybakes.

45 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Serve this hearty fruit sponge with a dollop of something creamy- it would also work with raspberries instead of plums

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
53 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Plums, chocolate and hazelnut - this is a cake that really celebrates the season. Enjoy a slice with your mid-morning coffee or serve it warm for dessert

1 hr and 15 mins
More effort
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12 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This glorious cake looks like something in a French pâtisserie, but is actually quite simple to make

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
16 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This sumptuous seasonal bake is topped with halved plums or apricots and a buttery crumble topping - serve as a pudding or cake

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
69 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A buttery traybake, full of new-season fruit and spice

1 hr and 20 mins
More effort
32 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A melt-in-the-mouth dessert that can be prepared ahead

1 hr
Easy
9 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This comfortingly cakey cobbler makes a warming end to any meal

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
18 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A rustic traybake for any time of day. Try a square at coffee break, or with a jug of steaming custard after dinner.

50 mins
Easy
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