Chocolate cake topped with marmalade

Storecupboard baking recipes

12 Recipes

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

59 ratings 4.8 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
241 ratings 4.6 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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194 ratings 3.8 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
59 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
168 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
10 ratings 3.1 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
41 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
125 ratings 4.5 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
1,048 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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