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Speedy sweets and easy, fuss-free puddings for those times when you need an after-dinner fix on the double. These recipes are ready in 20 minutes or under... 


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  • Fruit custard shortcake

    Fruit custard shortcake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    This speedy shortcake is a nice alternative to a crumble, and looks great on the table

  • Berry crumble pots

    Berry crumble pots

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.8 ratings

    This no-fuss pud is great for using up any biscuits or fruit you have to hand

  • Blackberry zabaglione

    Blackberry zabaglione

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Italian zabaglione is lovely rippled with a few crushed berries for a quick, outstanding dessert

  • Banana bread & butter pudding

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.47 ratings

    A microwave pud that will have the family thinking you've been cooking for hours

  • Apricot & Turkish delight mess

    Apricot & Turkish delight mess

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Try a Middle Eastern twist on the British classic Eton Mess, served with fresh mint tea

  • Sticky sultana pudding

    Sticky sultana pudding

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.12 ratings

    A super-speedy fruit sponge that's cooked in the microwave and ready in just 10 minutes - serve with hot custard or golden syrup

  • Easy cheesecake

    Easy cheesecake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.16 ratings

    This quick, make-ahead dessert is perfect when having a night in just the two of you

  • Gingery compote crunch

    Gingery compote crunch

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.5 ratings

    This quick and crunchy dessert is perfect when you feel like a midweek treat

  • Lemon syllabub

    Lemon syllabub

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.33 ratings

    A quick dessert than can be as indulgent or as healthy as you want, experiment with your favourites

  • Banana & custard pots

    Banana & custard pots

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.6 ratings

    These mini tiramisu-style desserts are a quick, no-cook treat to round off a family meal

  • Speedy banana splits

    Speedy banana splits

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Whip up this speedy classic no-cook pud in next to no time

  • Honeyed orange & grapefruit

    Honeyed orange & grapefruit

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Simple and healthy, this makes a lovely light dessert on its own or with pastries for a real treat

  • Two blackberry & lemon fools served in small glasses

    Blackberry & lemon fool

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.12 ratings

    Create this delicious pudding in just 10 minutes, then pop it in the fridge. Serve in glasses and garnish with fresh blackberries for an elegant summer dessert

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