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Sponge pudding recipes

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Serve a classic steamed or baked sponge for a comforting dessert. Choose from treacle sponge, lemon pudding, jam roly-poly, chocolate fondant and more.

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  • Schooldays treacle sponge

    Schooldays treacle sponge

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.34 ratings

    A syrupy basin pudding with a moist sponge and sticky sauce – a Great British tradition with retro charm

  • Lemon pudding on plate with ice cream

    Fastest ever lemon pudding

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.129 ratings

    Being short of time needn't stop you making your own pudding. This microwave-friendly sponge is ready in 10 minutes and can easily be a chocolate pud too

  • Cherry bakewell sponge pudding

    Cherry bakewell sponge pudding

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.28 ratings

    Cherry and almond is a heavenly combination. This fruity dessert has a sponge top and crunchy finish. Serve with plenty of custard

  • Chocolate fondant with blob of ice cream and molten centre

    Chocolate fondant

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.284 ratings

    A gooey prepare-ahead dessert that's perfect for entertaining - it's all a matter of timing...

  • Jam roly-poly

    Jam roly-poly

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.56 ratings

    This jam roly-poly is simple to make, comforting and sure to bring back memories of traditional school dinners

  • Lemon drizzle sponge pudding with a portion scooped out

    Lemon drizzle sponge pudding

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.47 ratings

    Transform a classic lemon drizzle cake into a self-saucing pud for a cheap, comforting dessert. Serve with cream or custard

  • Sticky toffee apple pudding in a bowl

    Sticky toffee apple pudding

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.212 ratings

    Try a fruity version of the classic sticky toffee pudding for a rich after-dinner treat. Serve with cream, custard or vanilla ice cream

  • Jam sponge in dish and bowl with custard

    Easy jam sponge

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Bake a simple and satisfying family pudding using our easy jam sponge recipe – it only needs a handful of ingredients and 30 minutes to make

  • Self-saucing Jaffa pudding

    Self-saucing Jaffa pudding

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.188 ratings

    This intense chocolate orange sponge bake with thick sauce is about as indulgent as a good pudding gets

  • Ginger treacle sponge

    Ginger treacle sponge

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    We know how you love hot treacle sponge and sticky ginger cake, so this gorgeous pud is sure to become a favourite

  • Spotted dick

    Spotted dick

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.30 ratings

    Steam a traditional fruity sponge pudding with suet, citrus zest and currants then serve in thick slices with hot custard

  • Microwave banana pudding

    Microwave banana pudding

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.122 ratings

    This pud will be a hit with all the family, and it only takes 20 minutes to make

  • Rum & raisin puddings

    Rum & raisin puddings

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.8 ratings

    These individual desserts are deliciously naughty, so make plenty or you might have a fight on your hands when it comes to seconds

  • Healthier treacle sponge

    Healthier treacle sponge

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Angela Nilsen reduces the fat of this schooldays pud with some simple swaps - but it still tastes as good as ever

  • Sticky sultana pudding

    Sticky sultana pudding

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.12 ratings

    A super-speedy fruit sponge that's cooked in the microwave and ready in just 10 minutes - serve with hot custard or golden syrup

  • Chocolate fondant on a plate with molten centre oozing out

    Easy chocolate molten cakes

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.134 ratings

    Bake an impressive dinner party dessert with minimum fuss – these chocolate puddings, also known as chocolate fondant or lava cake, have a lovely gooey centre

  • Easy treacle sponge

    Easy treacle sponge

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.71 ratings

    A simple baked version of this classic childhood pudding, with a zesty treacle sauce forming an irresistible puddle at the bottom

  • School days citrus pudding

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.31 ratings

    Use lemon, lime or grapefruit in this squidgy baked dessert - a simple and nostalgic family pud

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