Loaf cake recipes

Bake up a storm with one of our simple loaf cake recipes including a sticky chocolate cake, sweet honey cake and the ultimate ginger loaf.

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Coconut and cardamom loaf cake

Loaf cake recipes

Coconut and cardamom loaf cake

Food writer and cookbook author Niloufer Mavalvala‘s coconut cake recipe was handed down to her...

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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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Spiced carrot halwa cake

Carrot cake recipes

Spiced carrot halwa cake

Georgina Hayden puts a slightly different spin on a carrot cake with her halwa-inspired recipe....

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Pomegranate loaf cake

Loaf cake recipes

Pomegranate loaf cake

Try this beautiful, yet easy-to-make, almond and polenta loaf cake drizzled with fresh pomegranate juice...

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Mango, lime and ginger loaf cake

Easy cake recipes

Mango, lime and ginger loaf cake

This tropical loaf is made using mango purée and lime to add some zing and...

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Bounty cake

Loaf cake recipes

Bounty cake

We’ve taken the popular coconutty Bounty chocolate bar and turned it into a decadent teatime...

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Apple and banana loaf

Apple recipes

Apple and banana loaf

This sweet and sticky banana loaf proves that you CAN eat cake for breakfast. Serve...

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Salted honey cake with hazelnut brittle

Classic cake recipes

Salted honey cake with hazelnut brittle

Forget salted caramel – salted honey is what makes a cake! The hazelnut brittle tops...

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Spiced banana and coconut loaf

Banana recipes

Spiced banana and coconut loaf

Ghillie James’s banana bread recipe is made with coconut, honey and spices. The wholemeal flour...

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Banana-choc yogurt cake

Easy baking recipes to make with kids

Banana-choc yogurt cake

To minimise washing up, we’ve used one yogurt pot to measure out the wet ingredients...

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Chocolate orange tea loaf

Afternoon tea recipes

Chocolate orange tea loaf

The inspiration for this chocolate and orange tea loaf recipe comes from the jaffa cake...

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Banana monkey bread

Sweet bread recipes

Banana monkey bread

Monkey bread is made by stacking small dough balls into a loaf tin and layering...

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Pear and banana bread

Loaf cake recipes

Pear and banana bread

This banana bread recipe is a brilliant way to use up browning bananas. The addition...

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Honey cake

Honey recipes

Honey cake

Honey cake is a traditional Jewish recipe baked to celebrate Rosh Hashanah – Jewish New...

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Malt loaf with homemade butter

Loaf cake recipes

Malt loaf with homemade butter

A wonderfully rich, sticky malt loaf recipe, with homemade butter to slather on top. Teatime...

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Maple meringue crunch cakes

Loaf cake recipes

Maple meringue crunch cakes

With sticky maple syrup and crunchy popping candy meringue, this cake recipe makes for a...

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Clotted cream cake with citrus and rosemary drizzle

Loaf cake recipes

Clotted cream cake with citrus and rosemary drizzle

A twist on the classic drizzle cake, this sweet loaf is made with clotted cream,...

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Date and ginger cake with caramel glaze

Afternoon tea recipes

Date and ginger cake with caramel glaze

This indulgent date and ginger cake is doused with a rich, glossy golden caramel glaze....

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The ultimate ginger loaf

Loaf cake recipes

The ultimate ginger loaf

The perfect tea-time treat, make in advance and store in cake tin for those ‘must...

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Banana and chocolate bread

Banana recipes

Banana and chocolate bread

Got some over-ripe bananas? Bake this gorgeous banana and chocolate bread recipe instead of letting...

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Cinnamon and raisin fruit loaf

Sweet bread recipes

Cinnamon and raisin fruit loaf

A fruity loaf recipe that makes a beautiful breakfast or afternoon treat. It can be...

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Parsnip and fruit loaf with lemon drizzle

Loaf cake recipes

Parsnip and fruit loaf with lemon drizzle

This spiced parsnip loaf is studded with dried fruit and makes a splendid winter tea...

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Banana and cranberry tea loaf

Loaf cake recipes

Banana and cranberry tea loaf

This deliciously moist banana cake recipe won’t last for very long once your family get...

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Lemon and poppy seed loaf cake with cream cheese frosting

Top 10 Easter cakes

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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