Date, banana and rum loaf cake

Rum recipes

Rejoice for rum! Not only is this smooth spirit delicious in cocktails, its warm, spicy notes also transform sweet bakes and even spare ribs.

2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This is a sophisticated, aromatic twist on the classic French 75, to get it ready for the festive season. A boozy taste of Christmas in a glass

20 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Ever tried a boozy hot chocolate? Whip up this blend of white chocolate, coconut rum and fresh coconut flakes and you may never look back...

10 mins
Easy
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2 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

Though traditionally made with limes, the national cocktail of Brazil can also be made with pineapple or passion fruit

15 mins
Easy
46 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Some like it hot, so sizzle your ribs with BBQ sauce

35 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This clever cocktail packs all the classic flavours of spiced, fruity mincemeat into a perfect Christmas party cocktail

20 mins
Easy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Sandwich our best ever chocolate sponge with a fruity coconut mousse and smother in a rich ganache for a stunning party centrepiece

1 hr and 30 mins
A challenge
27 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

BBC Good Food's show-stealing December 08 cover recipe - perfect if you fancy a change from the usual Christmas cake

2 hrs and 50 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
13 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Lace this classic banana and toffee pie with a little dark rum. Top with whipped cream and chocolate

1 hr and 50 mins
More effort
16 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Mix dried fruit, nuts, cranberries and maple syrup on Stir-up Sunday for this crowd-pleasing Christmas cake that improves as it keeps

3 hrs and 45 mins
Easy
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

If you like rum and raisin ice cream, you’ll love this brandy-soaked Christmas bombe

25 mins
Easy
54 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Chocolate truffles, beautifully wrapped in boxes, will put a smile on anyone's face – and they're so easy to make

4 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
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