Salted caramel recipes

Decadent desserts and sweet bakes packed with delicious salted caramel.

6 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Bake a cake that has it all: moist, fragrant sponge, silky Italian meringue, tahini buttercream and sharp pear-laced salted caramel. Serve with a cup of tea.

1 hr and 50 mins
A challenge
Vegetarian
255 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Take indulgent, fudgy chocolate brownies to the next level with a layer of salted caramel running through the centre of each bite.

50 mins
Easy
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Serve this delicious salted caramel, peanut butter dessert chilled, or frozen as a cheat's ice cream - perfect to impress a date!

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
133 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Indulge guests at your next party with this impressive dessert. A touch of salt really sets off the caramel and dark chocolate

2 hrs
Easy
6 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Whip up this warming, family-friendly dessert in under an hour using apples and golden caramel. Serve hot from the oven with a scoop of ice cream

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Give the classic French bake a modern makeover! Pipe an indulgent salted caramel filling into light choux pastry buns and scatter with crunchy pieces of toffee popcorn

2 hrs and 35 mins
A challenge
Vegetarian
13 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Treat your nearest and dearest to these homemade salted caramels. The perfect edible gift, wrap them up in a gift box for a deliciously decadent treat

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Try a new take on banoffee pie with a crunchy hazelnut praline, salted caramel and muscovado whipped cream. A few cheat’s ingredients will save you time

55 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
7 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

This alcoholic blend is made with dulce de leche - a thick caramel. Add salt to your liking then serve up a mug of pure boozy bliss

15 mins
Easy
33 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Combining sweet and salty flavours really works when chocolate and toffee is involved - best served in individual portions

35 mins
Easy
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These individual fruity desserts are a cross between a Yorkshire pudding and a French clafoutis - bake, then drench in salted caramel sauce

1 hr and 45 mins
More effort
4 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

What's more delicious than a classic American marshmallow and cracker s'more? Our deluxe dessert version with toffee, chocolate, nuts and waffle biscuits

8 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
22 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Add a little salt to your caramel sauce before pouring liberally on sponge puddings, ice cream and any sweet treat you fancy

7 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Sweet and salty, this decadent dessert is served in individual pots, with a caramel puddle at the base and a creamy panna cotta topping

25 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
3 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

Crunchy, sweet, salty... these bite-sized treats are really moreish. They make a great addition to a gift hamper too

More effort
Gluten-free
10 ratings 1.4 out of 5 star rating

These cheat's sweets make a great addition to a party spread or gift hamper. Use chocolate caramels and cover with edible gold

5 mins
Easy
55 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A buttery pastry case with a layer of caramel and just a hint of salt, studded with nuts and finished with a fudge filling

1 hr and 30 mins
More effort
12 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Smother fluffy waffles with fried bananas, vanilla ice cream and caramel sauce for an indulgent dessert or brunch time treat

1 hr
Easy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Swap the berries of an Eton mess with banana, and turn the traditional cream dessert into a banoffee-like treat

25 mins
More effort
9 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This restaurant-quality dessert is sure to dazzle your guests. The toffee shard also contains hazelnuts

35 mins
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Gluten-free
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Dig out your sugar thermometer to make this fudge. It requires a little precision, but the result is fabulous, with a lovely salted caramel flavour

50 mins
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Vegetarian
10 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

This popular shortbread bake is placed in a whole new league with the addition of an extra layer of indulgence plus a salted toffee topping

1 hr and 40 mins
More effort
4 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Edd Kimber puts a new spin on classic French choux pastry with these salted caramel buns filled with popcorn cream and finished with a crispy craquelin top

2 hrs
A challenge
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Ditch the shop-bought dessert at Christmas for this stunning choux centrepiece. Made with speculoos biscuits, it's topped with luscious salted caramel

1 hr and 25 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
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