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Retro cake recipes

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Freshly baked traditional treats.


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  • Boozy coffee & walnut cake

    Boozy coffee & walnut cake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.50 ratings

    Boozy coffee and walnut cake is the perfect party sponge- serve at afternoon tea, cake sales and birthdays

  • Bread pudding

    Bread pudding

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.200 ratings

    This simple bake is lovely with a cuppa. Or have it for dessert instead, with custard or ice cream

  • Banbury cakes

    Banbury cakes

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    The Banbury cake reigns in the Midlands. Try this quick recipe for a teatime treat, lovely with a cup of Earl Grey

  • Fruity teacake

    Fruity teacake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.144 ratings

    Perfect with a reviving cuppa, this cake is a keeper and will happily sit in a tin for a week or so

  • Apricot & almond Chelsea buns

    Apricot & almond Chelsea buns

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.13 ratings

    Escape to the kitchen this weekend and make these gorgeous glazed teatime buns

  • Raspberry bakewell cake

    Raspberry bakewell cake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.668 ratings

    This simple almondy cake is a great way of using up pick-your-own raspberries

  • Blueberry & coconut pudding

    Blueberry & coconut pudding

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.46 ratings

    The combination of blueberries and coconut makes this indulgent dessert incredibly moreish

  • Queen of pudding cakes

    Queen of pudding cakes

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.7 ratings

    Super quick to prepare, these little meringue-topped cakes were made for sharing

  • Easy iced buns

    Easy iced buns

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.31 ratings

    Kids will love these old fashioned iced buns, get them to help you decorate them too!

  • Welsh cakes

    Welsh cakes

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.125 ratings

    Pice ar y maen, a Welsh teatime treat passed on through generations and still as popular as ever. Perfect for making with the children

  • Peek-a-boo battenberg cake

    Peek-a-boo battenberg cake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.18 ratings

    A stunning rose and almond sponge in the distinctive checkered pattern, hidden in sweet marzipan icing

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