It's not like anyone needs an excuse to bake delicious treats, but with the shorter days and the chill in the air it's a perfect recipe for indoor activities. We've selected some of our favourite baking recipes to get you inspired. Click on the links for the full recipes:
Try these tiny Portuguese custard pockets of pleasure (best served warm with a shot of espresso on the side!).
Perfect for afternoon tea, this playful dessert incorporates a more sophisticated marmalade and pecan filling into the mix.
Light and with a full on almond hit, these little Parisian tartlets are perfect after dinner (or anytime) treats.
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. Add in some chocolate and raspberries for the perfect weekend indulgence.
If extravagant indulgence is what you're after, then this Amarula cheesecake with a brulee crust will satisfy your every sugar whim!
Not just for the little ones, this grown up version of this minty caramel pud are sure to impress your guests.
This famously all-American dessert will have you begging for more (with a cherry on top!).
Don't be fooled by the inclusion of veg in your sweets - this one is super moreish and healthy to boot!
It may be wheat-free but it's still light, moist and utterly irresistible!
Get a hint of summer with the fresh flavours of this crowd-pleasing, light and creamy treat.
Need some help in the kitchen? Sam Linsell's latest cookbook Sweet
will have you whipping up meringues and creaming sugar in no time! Not in the mood to crack your own eggs? Then try this list of artisan bakeries
to get your sugar fix!