Best Easter cake recipes

Whether it’s a classic simnel cake or a lemon and poppyseed loaf, whip up a glorious bake over the long weekend with one of our best-ever Easter cake recipes.

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Simnel loaf cake

Simnel cake recipes

Simnel loaf cake

Our easy simnel cake recipe is made in a loaf tin to keep things nice...

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Carrot and cheesecake layer cake

Celebration cake recipes

Carrot and cheesecake layer cake

Four layers of carrot cake sponge are sandwiched between a chocolate and vanilla marbled cheesecake...

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Easy lemon drizzle loaf cake

Classic cake recipes

Easy lemon drizzle loaf cake

A zesty, syrup-drenched sponge with a sugar crust is our go-to teatime bake. This timeless...

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Eric Lanlard’s carrot and pumpkin celebration cake

Carrot cake recipes

Eric Lanlard’s carrot and pumpkin celebration cake

We couldn’t celebrate delicious. magazine’s 15th birthday without a cake – and who better to...

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Chocolate nest Easter cake

Best Easter cake recipes

Chocolate nest Easter cake

Martha Collison‘s chocolate nest Easter cake is double the trouble with a white chocolate sponge,...

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The world’s best cake (meringue and custard layer cake)

Celebration cake recipes

The world’s best cake (meringue and custard layer...

That’s the official name for this Norwegian beauty and we’re not disagreeing. Maria Villmones Bondeson‘s...

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Whisky and pistachio simnel cake

Easter baking ideas

Whisky and pistachio simnel cake

Traditional simnel cakes can often be heavy or too sweet, but Debbie Major’s take on...

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Mini egg ice cream chocolate layer cake

Celebration cake recipes

Mini egg ice cream chocolate layer cake

It’s the perfect Easter combination – Cadbury’s mini eggs, chocolate cake and ice cream all...

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Poached pear cake with chai-spiced buttercream and salted caramel drizzle

Best Easter cake recipes

Poached pear cake with chai-spiced buttercream and salted...

Edd Kimber’s gorgeous cake recipe is a combination of spicy chai, caramel and pears.

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Sour cherry and chocolate simnel cake with hazelnut marzipan

Best Easter cake recipes

Sour cherry and chocolate simnel cake with hazelnut...

John Whaite’s modern take on a classic simnel cake tops a rich chocolate and sour...

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Malted chocolate cake

Chocolate cake recipes

Malted chocolate cake

Mary Berry’s malted chocolate cake recipe is made with a malted icing and topped with...

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Simnel cake

Best Easter cake recipes

Simnel cake

This rich and fruity Easter simnel cake is made with dried fruit, warming spices and...

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Carrot and walnut cake

Carrot cake recipes

Carrot and walnut cake

Ciara Davis’s lusciously moist carrot and walnut cake is packed with sultanas and desiccated coconut...

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Chocolate and Malteser cake

Celebration cake recipes

Chocolate and Malteser cake

This decadent chocolate and Malteser cake would be perfect for a special occasion, birthday or...

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Paul Hollywood’s ultimate carrot cake

Carrot cake recipes

Paul Hollywood’s ultimate carrot cake

Paul Hollywood’s carrot cake recipe uses pecan nuts for crunch and flavour, with a lovely...

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Mary Berry’s very best chocolate and orange cake

Best Easter cake recipes

Mary Berry’s very best chocolate and orange cake

A classic Mary Berry sponge recipe  chocolate and orange cake. It’s very easy – you...

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Classic Victoria sponge recipe

Classic cake recipes

Classic Victoria sponge recipe

This classic Victoria sponge cake recipe is quintessentially British. It can form the basis of...

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Lemon and poppy seed loaf cake with cream cheese frosting

Best Easter cake recipes

Lemon and poppy seed loaf cake with cream...

This light and refreshing lemon loaf cake recipe is just the sort of thing to...

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Dulce de leche cake

Easy cake recipes

Dulce de leche cake

Calling all toffee lovers! And chocolate lovers while we’re at it…We’ve topped a simple hot chocolate...

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