Slow-roast shoulder of lamb with chargrilled vegetables and cheesy polenta
A shoulder of lamb or hogget is a winter treat that’s best cooked long and slow. Paul Merrett’s lamb shoulder recipe is served with polenta...
Celebration cake recipes
Caramelised white chocolate, burnt butter and tahini cake
”Caramelised white chocolate reminds me of the Caramac bars I enjoyed as a child. The...
Eric Lanlard’s carrot and pumpkin celebration cake
We couldn’t celebrate delicious. magazine’s 15th birthday wihout a cake – and who better to...
Devil’s food cake
It’s the chocolate cake to rival all others: devil’s food cake. A rich and fudgy...
Vanilla swiss meringue buttercream
Learn how to make light and fluffy vanilla swiss meringue buttercream, then adapt it to...
Brooklyn blackout eggnog layer cake
This glorious cake is a boozy showstopper – strictly for adults only. Slice through the...
Sticky toffee pudding cake
“Sticky toffee pudding is a longstanding British favourite, so a glorious cake showcasing the best...
Eggnog layer cake
Decadent and devilishly boozy, this Christmassy, show-stopping layer cake is strictly adults only. Slice through...
The world’s best cake
That’s the official name for this Norwegian beauty, and we’re not disagreeing. Maria Villmones Bondeson’s...
Chocolate soured cream cake
Soured cream is used in this decadent chocolate cake to create a light, airy texture...
White forest gateau
Three layers of sponge are sandwiched together with white chocolate and kirsch cherries to make...
Mini egg ice cream chocolate layer cake
It’s the perfect Easter combination – Cadbury’s mini eggs, chocolate cake and ice cream all...
Chetna Makan’s chocolate mousse layer cake
An extra special chocolate cake recipe, made with light chocolate sponges sandwiched between a rich...
Saffron and pistachio Christmas cake
Chetna Makan’s alternative Christmas cake recipe, made with saffron and pistachio, is lighter than the...
Poached pear cake with chai-spiced buttercream and salted caramel drizzle
Perfect for autumn, Edd Kimber’s gorgeous cake recipe is a combination of spicy chai, caramel...
Daim bar layer cake
A Daim bar cake layered with toffee and doused in chocolate ganache – it’s a...
Pineapple, coconut and vanilla provide dreamy tropical flavours in this naked cake recipe – it’s bound...
Chocolate porter cake
The porter in this chocolate cake recipe ensures it’s extra moist. Serve this celebratory dessert...
Triple-chocolate layer cake
Lizzie Kamenetzky’s chocolate cake recipe is made with three layers of chocolate and soured cream...
Cardamom cake with orange blossom buttercream
Make this special cardamom naked cake recipe, with an orange blossom icing, the centrepiece of...
Citrus and rosemary cake with clementine buttercream
A naked cake recipe, made with lemon and rosemary-flavoured sponges and a clementine buttercream, that...
Chocolate and ginger cake with sweet sherry buttercream
This chocolate and ginger naked cake recipe is perfect for the chocolate lovers in your...
Malted chocolate cake
Mary Berry’s malted chocolate cake recipe is made with a malted icing and topped with...
American flag cake
Make this blueberry and raspberry cake recipe for any American celebration and watch in wonder...
Carrot and parsnip cake with rose frosting
The perfect teatime treat, with an unusual marriage of flavours that works brilliantly.
Mini coffee and walnut cakes
A classic coffee and walnut sponge cake recipe, with a creamy coffee icing and walnut...
Chocolate and Malteser cake
This decadent chocolate and Malteser cake would be perfect for a special occasion, birthday or...
Chocolate celebration layer cake
Patissier Eric Lanlards’s chocolate cake recipe makes for an elegant, glamorous and celebratory centre piece...
Apple caramel layer cake
Three moist, apple sponges are layered together with caramelised apples, salted caramel sauce and Greek...
Frosted red velvet layer cake recipe
Although this red velvet cake looks complex, it is simple to make as long as...
Mackerel is one of our favourite types of...
Italian chicken recipes
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Healthy chicken recipes
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