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10 Baking Recipes To Try


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:

Pasteis de Nata

Try these tiny Portuguese custard pockets of pleasure (best served warm with a shot of espresso on the side!).

Pasteis-de-Nata

Marmalade and Pecan Swiss Roll

Perfect for afternoon tea, this playful dessert incorporates a more sophisticated marmalade and pecan filling into the mix.

Marmalade-Pecan-Swiss-Roll

Blueberry Friands

Light and with a full on almond hit, these little Parisian tartlets are perfect after dinner (or anytime) treats.

Blueberry-Friands

Chocolate and Raspberry Tacos

Stay on trend with this 2015 HL Trend Report favourite - tacos. Add in some chocolate and raspberries for the perfect weekend indulgence.

Chocolate-Tacos

Baked Amarula Cheesecake Brulee

If extravagant indulgence is what you're after, then this Amarula cheesecake with a brulee crust will satisfy your every sugar whim!

Amarula-Cheesecake-Brulee

Mint Caramel Tarts

Not just for the little ones, this grown up version of this minty caramel pud are sure to impress your guests.

Mint-Caramel-Tart

Cherry Pie

This famously all-American dessert will have you begging for more (with a cherry on top!).

Cherry-Pie

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

Don't be fooled by the inclusion of veg in your sweets - this one is super moreish and healthy to boot!

Chocolate-Zucchini-Cake

Wheat Free Chocolate Cake

It may be wheat-free but it's still light, moist and utterly irresistible!

Wheat-Free-Chocolate-Cake

Egg Custard Tart with Raspberry Sorbet

Get a hint of summer with the fresh flavours of this crowd-pleasing, light and creamy treat.

Egg-Custard

 

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!