Chocolate cake topped with marmalade

Storecupboard baking recipes

These easy cakes and bakes transform basic storecupboard into something special. Find brownies, scones, flatbreads and more.

61 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Keep these five ingredients in your storecupboard so you can whip up a tasty traybake when friends drop by unexpectedly

30 mins
Easy
243 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Dense and gooey, these storecupboard treats are made with cocoa rather than bars of chocolate

1 hr
Easy
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199 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Need a quick chocolate fix? Try making this easy microwave mug cake with storecupboard ingredients. It's even more delicious with a scoop of vanilla ice cream

7 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
62 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This easy coconut cake will give you a taste of the tropical. Bake with a handful of storecupboard ingredients and enjoy with a cuppa

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
177 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Use storecupboard ingredients to make these moreish chocolate fudge crinkle biscuits. They make the perfect partner to a coffee as an afternoon treat

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
18 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Bake this super easy chocolate cake with just a handful of storecupboard ingredients. Use marmalade (or jam if you prefer) to keep it moist and fruity

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
12 ratings 2.9 out of 5 star rating

This easy fruit cake by one of our younger readers, Bree Hamilton, is simple, uses storecupboard ingredients and is perfect for a quick winter pick-me-up

45 mins
Easy
42 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Flapjacks use up storecupboard spares and these chewy, oaty, fruity bars topped with chocolate will always go down a storm

45 mins
Easy
127 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Great for a bake sale, a gift, or simply an afternoon treat to enjoy with a cuppa, this rocky road is quick to make and uses mainly storecupboard ingredients.

20 mins
Easy
1,059 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

You can have a batch of scones on the table in 20 minutes with Jane Hornby's storecupboard recipe, perfect for unexpected guests

15 mins
Easy
15 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Quick and easy to make with storecupboard ingredients, griddle scones go perfectly with creamy honey and butter

25 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Flatbreads are a handy storecupboard staple, but nothing beats soft and fluffy homemade versions. John Torode's yogurt flatbreads are perfect with a meze mix

25 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
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