Sweet Treats + Desserts

Chocolate Fudge



Victoria Sandwich Cake
Named after Queen Victoria, this gluten-free and dairy-free version of the simple cake, is made of two layers of sponge that are traditionally sandwiched together with raspberry or strawberry jam and whipped buttercream 

Photography by Martin Penfold



Rocket Biscuits with Windows
A wonderful after-school or party-bag treat
Photograph by Martin Penfold

Jam Tarts
A firm old-fashioned favourite with children and adults alike
 Jam Tarts

Rich and smooth
Photograph by Martin Penfold

Iced Butternut Squash Scones
The sweet, orange flesh of the butternut squash gives these scones a lovely, rich flavour and colour 






Easy and versatile, flavour and fill with whatever you fancy!
 Vanilla Sponge Drops


Fruity Sponge Flan
Fill with your favourite fruits

 Fruity Sponge Flan

An old,firm favourite of a treat
 Lemon Meringue Pie

 Lemon Meringue Pie


So Moorish that the whole batch will be gone by the end of the day!
Photograph by Martin Penfold

Great for packed lunches or trips out
 Flapjacks


Eve's Pudding
So simple to make but not made enough!
 Eve's Pudding


Lemon Drizzle Cake
An irresistible tangy sensation, moist and delicious



Rich Chocolate Tart
A super dinner party treat; glossy, smooth and rich.  Decorate with fresh raspberries on the side
 Rich Chocolate Tart


Bakewell Pudding
This recipe for Bakewell Pudding, is quick and simple to prepare and tastes delightful!


 Bakewell Pudding

 Bakewell Pudding


Different from the the pudding, this simple 
version of gluten-free and dairy-free Bakewell Tart can be made with or without ground almonds.  The almonds give a firmer texture to the Tart’s filling but either way is delicious!
 Bakewell Tart







Children need a fast energy-boost after school, these are ideal
 Oaty Banana Muffins


Gingerbread People
This traditional gingerbread people recipe, makes a soft gingerbread rather than a brittle biscuit
Photograph by Martin Penfold


Sticky Toffee Pudding
Pouring over the warmed chocolate sauce is too irresistible
 Sticky Toffee Pudding



Rich Scones
A traditional tea-time favourite, a little sweeter than plain scones
 Rich Scones



A traditional family favourite pudding, combining the tanginess of pineapple with the sweetness of the butterscotch sauce
 Pineapple Upside-Down Pudding



 An old-fashioned English cake, traditionally from Yorkshire, packed with bananas and nuts and delicious served sliced,with butter
 Banana Tea Bread



Melting Moments
These have been around DECADES and they really do seem to MELT in your mouth!
 Melting Moments



Treacle Tart
A very sweet, popular tart
Photograph by Howard Gough


Photograph by Howard Gough





Chocolate Mocha Brownies
If you need a nut-free recipe like me, then I have given alternatives in the list of ingredients below.
 Chocolate Mocha Brownies