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Beat the competition and top the cake charts with these classic British cake recipes.
Whether you like a Victoria sandwich, Bakewell tart or just a classic scone with jam and cream, these classic cake recipes from across Britain will make you popular at tea time.
This delightfully old-fashioned sponge recipe is a taste of summer.
Good shortbread is crunchy and very short, so don’t overwork or overcook the dough in this strawberry shortcake recipe.
This traditional Scottish recipe was given to us by Linda Farquhar, the mother of Morag, our former art editor. Linda lives in Aberdeenshire so you can be sure it's totally authentic.
There are as many versions of this apple cake recipe as there are cooks but we love this lemony one. Serve with clotted cream.
Try this classic recipe.
This classic cake recipe smacks of the quintessentially British. Serve with a cuppa.
This classic shortbread recipe would make any Scotsman proud. Get yourself a dram of whisky and enjoy.
Be the talk of the town with this delicious bakewell tart recipe.
Treat yourself with this delicious ginger cake that's good hot or cold
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