Cheesecake topped with rhubarb shoots and pistachio nuts

Rhubarb recipes

Celebrate spring and forced rhubarb season with a stalk of this bright pink vegetable to sweeten up your cakes, crumbles and savoury suppers

11 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

What could be more cheerful than this vivid pink no-bake cheesecake? Rhubarb and ginger are merry bedfellows and make a stunning springtime dessert

45 mins
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Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Rhubarb complements the pork chops in this dish perfectly, adding a touch of sharpness. Served with mixed grains, it's an easy midweek supper

40 mins
Easy
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3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Celebrate the sharp, tangy flavours of rhubarb with Rosie Birkett’s rhubarb fool. The light mousse is topped with a delicious rhubarb confit and pistachios 

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
18 ratings 5.0 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
8 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This indulgent spring bread and butter pudding is full of seasonal rhubarb and rich ricotta, perfect for entertaining a crowd with a sweet tooth

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
37 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Use seasonal rhubarb to make this G&T-with-a-difference, or top the finished gin with soda water for a refreshing and gloriously pink summertime drink

10 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Top French toast with zesty rhubarb and custard for a deliciously indulgent breakfast or brunch

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Infuse traditional rice pudding with lemon curd and rhubarb for a zesty yet comforting dessert. It's a real treat on a cold day

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These Russian kebabs are made with succulent lamb and a vibrant rhubarb sauce. They make an ideal sharing platter for a spring dinner with friends

1 hr
Easy
Gluten-free
15 ratings 4.8 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
3 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

This decadent seasonal dessert with a light, white chocolate mousse uses fresh, sweet poached rhubarb and crunchy oats to add texture as a topping

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

A simple rhubarb chutney that's a great mix of sweet and tart - spoon on generous helpings of this must-try condiment to your favourite curries and hoppers

25 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of seasonal rhubarb in this attractive make-ahead dinner party dessert with ginger cordial, double cream and meringue

35 mins
More effort
Gluten-free
17 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A refreshing cordial that takes 10 minutes to prep. Use up a glut of fresh rhubarb and make the most of summer

22 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
8 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

An elegant vodka-based drink that'll wow your guests - it's made with creamy advocaat liqueur and homemade fruit syrup

15 mins
Easy
69 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Moyra Fraser's indulgent dessert is a great mix of two classic rhubarb puds.

2 hrs
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11 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A traditional creamy pudding with delicious fruit compote stirred through - a quick and indulgent dessert

25 mins
Easy
66 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Homemade jam doesn't have to be just a summer treat with this sweet-sharp seasonal recipe

1 hr
Easy
18 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A simple seasonal pud with a crunchy topping

35 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A creamy individual set pudding pot with pink, sweet fruit and edible flower petals for a pretty finish

55 mins
More effort
5 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

A grand traditional dessert of poached fruit, cake and light meringue peaks - serve hot from the oven

1 hr and 40 mins
More effort
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Individual fruity puddings with a twist - try mixing chopped nuts with your crumble topping for extra crunch

1 hr
Easy
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This is a great way to cook rhubarb so that it retains structure and bite - plus it's a unique fruit jelly to serve up at a dinner party

45 mins
Easy
40 ratings 4.7 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
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