Rhubarb sponge cake in slices with knife

Rhubarb cake recipes

Make the most of a sensational seasonal ingredient with our rhubarb cake recipes. Bake up an indulgent rhubarb and custard sponge, vegan rhubarb bake or hybrid crumble cake.

18 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This vanilla and rhubarb buckle, a brighter cousin to the traditional American-style teatime cake, is perfect for the cold months when forced rhubarb shines

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
226 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This recipe tastes even better with homegrown rhubarb

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
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48 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Wonderfully moist and reminiscent of an old-fashioned gingerbread. Heat up a thick slice in the microwave and have it for pud with a dollop of custard

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
21 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of vibrant pink rhubarb with a cake which combines its delicious tart flavours and sweet elderflower cordial - a stunning centrepiece!

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
40 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A lemon sponge cake dotted with tender pink pieces of rhubarb and topped with decadent cream frosting

1 hr
Easy
47 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of seasonal fruit in this rustic bake with almond topping - serve it warm from the oven, as a pudding, or with afternoon tea

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

This steamed sponge basin pudding drizzled with fruit sauce and chunky rhubarb will feed a crowd in fine fashion

1 hr and 37 mins
More effort
50 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Pretty pink fruit ripples through this light sponge cake with crunchy crumble topping - a spin on classic comfort baking

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
19 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This rhubarb sponge with orange and lemon zest can be served warm with a dollop of crème fraîche or cool as a cake - a spring dessert or afternoon tea treat

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Use clever replacements in this dairy-free fruit pudding with soya custard. Serve as a cake or warm for pudding

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
Vegan
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