Search

Cake recipes

Can't find what you're looking for?

Search

Sort recipes by

Latest recipes

    • Strawberry trifle cake

      Strawberry trifle cake

      Strawberry trifle cake is the ultimate no bake cake for summer, made by layering ready-made flan cases with white chocolate, cream and berries

      • 5
      (1 ratings)
    • Banana cake with caramel drizzle

      Banana cake with caramel drizzle

      Give your classic banana cake a modern twist by making this delicious banana cake with caramel drizzle. The caramel drizzle adds a real depth of flavour to your sponge that works wonders with the sweet, moist banana along with the soft cream cheese filling and topping. Finish your cake with toasted pecans to make it even more special. Store in an airtight container for up to 2 days.

      • 5
      (1 ratings)
    • Mary Berry's three cakes in one - chocolate cake

      Mary Berry's chocolate cake

      Try Mary Berry's simple and easy-to-follow chocolate cake recipe for a delicious and moist chocolate sponge cake with creamy chocolate icing. This recipe serves 6 people and only takes 50 mins to prepare and bake. Mary Berry's chocolate cake is perfect served with a drizzle of fresh cream. Store in an airtight container or cake tin for up to 2 days. If you have any cake left after 2 days we'd recommend warming a slice in the microwave for about 10 seconds and serving with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. This recipe is part of Mary Berry's three cakes in one recipe, taken from Mary Berry's Stress-free Kitchen.

      • 4
      (943 ratings)
    • Gluten free and egg free chocolate layer cake

      Gluten free and egg free chocolate layer cake

      It may be gluten free and egg free, but this chocolate layer cake really is a special celebration cake that everyone can enjoy – even if you have a gluten intolerance or are allergic to eggs. One for the whole family.

      • 0
      (0 ratings)
    • Caramel biscuit cake

      Take your Victoria sponge cake to the next level by decorating it to make this incredible caramel biscuit cake. It's completely covered in a caramel forsting and shards of Leibniz caramel biscuits, caramel waffles and Dime bars for an unforgettable treat that would make a quirky birthday cake.

      • 5
      (2 ratings)
    • Jazzie cake

      5 amazing (and easy!) ways to pimp your Victoria sponge cake

      We took our favourite Victoria sponge recipe and gave it a serious pimping. Here are 5 amazing (and easy!) ways to pimp your Victoria sponge cake, including caramel biscuits, coconut and Jazzies. You’re going to want to make them all…

      • 5
      (4 ratings)
    • Rainbow surprise cake

      Make your Victoria sponge multi-coloured with circles of vivid buttercream in different colours hiding in the middle and buttercream dots on top. Watch how to decorate your sponge cake this way in minutes, making the perfect cake for birthday and special occasions.

      • 5
      (1 ratings)
    • Lemon and blueberry drizzle cake

      Lemon and blueberry drizzle cake

      Impressive lemon and blueberry drizzle cake is perfect for sharing. Make this loaf cake at the weekend for a sweet treat or save for a special occasion. The drizzle is made from blueberry conserve, which is why it has a lovely, pastel colour.

      • 4
      (26 ratings)
    • Drizzle cakes

      Drizzle-tastic: How to turn a simple loaf cake into a drizzle cake masterpiece

      We took one of our favourite drizzle cake recipe and created 6 different drizzles, including Jaffa drizzle cake, Cola drizzle and Pina Colada drizzle

      • 5
      (8 ratings)
    • Chewy chocolate oat squares

      Chewy chocolate oat squares

      Chewy chocolate oat squares are a cross between a cake and a flapjack and so easy to make. The kids will love making these with you. Ready in under 1hr, this simple tray bake is made with cocoa powder to give it a rich, chocolatey flavour, drizzled with melted white chocolate and packed with rolled oats. These squares are a cross between a cake and a flapjack. Store in an airtight container for up to 2 days.

      • 4
      (4 ratings)
    • Sprinkles cake

      Sprinkles cake

      This impressive sprinkles cake is ideal for special occasions such as birthdays or Mother's Day. Our step-by-step recipe will show you how to make this show-stopping cake in no time.

      • 5
      (2 ratings)
    • Polka dot cake

      Polka dot cake

      This impressive polka dot cake would make the perfect birthday or celebration cake. It's much easier to make than you may think with colourful polka dots hidden carefully in the sponge, the kids are going to love it! Learn how to make your own with our simple step-by-step recipe...

      • 5
      (29 ratings)
    • Bounty cake

      Learn how to turn classic Victoria sponge into a Bounty cake in a few simple steps. You'll be surprised at how easy it is to transform a simple sponge with coconut buttercream and dark chocolate drizzled on top. The result is pretty and exotic.

      • 4
      (3 ratings)
    • Naked cake with berries and cream

      Naked cake is very trendy and this easy recipe takes a simple Victoria sponge cake and pimps it with stacks of fresh berries and cream.

      • 4
      (3 ratings)
    • Chocolate Jazzies cake

      Take a simple Victoria sponge cake and transform it into this fun chocolate Jazzies cake! Watch our video to see how easy it is to decorate a basic cake with rich chocolate buttercream and plenty of Jazzies. The kids are going to love this transformation.

      • 5
      (2 ratings)
    • Maltesers mug cake

      Maltesers mug cake

      A mug cake is so much fun to make and can be served up in under 5 minutes, perfect for any sudden cake craving! Children will love to get involved with this Maltesers mug cake - they can measure in all the ingredients and whisk with a fork then watch with excitement as their cake rises in the microwave. This mug cake is surprisingly light and there is plenty to share with the family. Delicious!

      • 4
      (7 ratings)
    • lemon cake

      Lemon curd cake

      This light lemon cake with lemon curd buttercream is sweet and citrusy and only takes 35 mins to bake. With a sweet syrup glaze and a creamy lemon buttercream topping, this cake is delicious. The buttercream frosting combines butter, icing sugar and lemon curd for a light and fluffy coating. The sponge is soft and moist, even more so with the syrup and is full of grated lemon zest which gives it a natural lemon flavour throughout. Decorate with drizzles of lemon curd and it’s ready to be enjoyed.

      • 3
      (379 ratings)
    • Rose cake decorations Cake & Bake Show

      2 FOR 1 tickets to The Cake & Bake Show 2015

      Good news! goodtoknow will be back at The Cake & Bake Show this year and not just for the London show either (more info to come!) If you're planning on coming to visit us we have a right treat up our sleeves for you - 2 for 1 on tickets as an exclusive offer just for GTK.

      • 5
      (1 ratings)
See all cake recipes

Your comments

comments powered by Disqus

FREE Newsletter

By providing your email address above you agree to the Time Inc. (UK) Ltd Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Policy

What's in your fridge?

Tell us what's in your fridge and we'll create a recipe

Today's poll

What ready meals do you buy? (tick all that apply)


  • Lasagne 10%
  • Curry 9%
  • Fish pie 5%
  • Cottage pie 6%
  • Pizza 21%
  • Pies 10%
  • Pasta bake 5%
  • Packaged salad 10%
  • Meatballs 5%
  • Roast dinner 3%
  • Other 3%
  • I never buy ready meals 13%

Thanks, your vote has been counted!