Rhubarb bread and butter pudding in bowl

Rhubarb recipes

40 Recipes

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

Rhubarb crumble cake


(19 ratings)

Pretty pink fruit ripples through this light sponge cake with crunchy crumble topping - a spin on classic comfort baking
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • Easy

Rhubarb spice cake


(39 ratings)

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 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Rhubarb & orange slump


(21 ratings)

A slump is a New England pudding made with seasonal fruit. Experiment with whatever's in season this month
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Rhubarb & almond crumble tart


(19 ratings)

A smarter version of the traditional rhubarb crumble, perfect for dinner parties - use ready-made dessert pastry to keep it simple
  • 2 hours
  • More effort

Rhubarb & ginger jam


(34 ratings)

This delicious jam is a perfect late winter pick-me-up combining seasonal forced rhubarb with health-boosting ginger
  • 2 hours and 35 mins
  • More effort

Creamy rhubarb tarts


(7 ratings)

Puff pastry makes these rhubarb tarts mouthwateringly delicate. Use your favourite fruit of the season
  • 50 mins
  • More effort

Rhubarb fool trifle


(3 ratings)

This is a lovely way to use rhubarb and makes a great centre piece for a party
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • More effort