These mini carrot cakes are the perfect bite-size treat that won’t max you out on the calories. Deliciously moist cake topped with moreish lemon and cream cheese icing, they’re guaranteed to be a hit with everyone.
It wouldn't be Christmas without mince pies and we've got the perfect recipe so you can bake your own at home.
Indulge your sweet tooth this Christmas with this brown butter, cranberry and macadamia blondies recipe. The brown butter adds rich, caramelised, nutty flavour to the blondies, balanced by juicy cranberries and creamy white chocolate chunks.
Show off your baking skills with this Italian classic made of sweet bread and enriched with dried fruit.
This really easy mincemeat recipe just requires mixing all the ingredients – including cherries, almonds and a tot of alcohol of your choice – together.
Get into the festive spirit by baking a show-stopping classic Christmas cake.
The Scandis know a thing or two about yuletide baking. Impress the family this Christmas with this splendid two-tiered cake made with ground almonds and raspberry jam: Festive, impressive and delicious.
Chetna Makan is an excellent baker and this festive chocolate torte is an excellent example of how simple and delicious her recipes can be. Sweet cinnamon salted caramel pairs well with tart dried cranberries and orange zest for a well-balanced bake.
Light, airy and dangerously addictive, choux buns are one of our favourite desserts. This recipe – which involves assembling cream-filled choux buns in a festive wreath – is the perfect embodiment of Christmas cheer. Besides, it's hard not to love a chocolate drizzle.
This fun and festive gingerbread train is packed with all your favourite treats
These sweet present-shaped gingerbread biscuits make for a wonderful edible Christmas gift
What's that you say? You're looking for a gingerbread London Tower Bridge recipe? We'll you've come to the right place. Follow the steps and get those creative juices flowing. It'll look good enough to eat.
Make these dinky cupcakes ahead to have on hand for festive parties.
Kids will love helping to bake and decorate these gorgeous snowman cupcakes. Perfect for a party and a great festive centrepiece or edible gift, the un-iced cupcakes can even be made a week in advance.
For some fun Christmas baking with the kids, try this white chocolate snowball cookies recipe. Condensed milk makes the cookie dough extra fudgy, before the cookies are half-dipped in white chocolate and scattered with coconut for a fluffy snowball effect.
Impress the guests and crack out the homemade chocolate truffles with coffee after dinner. No one need know how easy they are to make: reduced fresh orange juice, melted chocolate and double cream, mixed, chilled then shaped and dusted with icing sugar. Unless they read this.
With a rich coffee and chocolate sponge and boozy Marsala syrup, this stunning and totally grown-up Christmas pud will have everyone coming back for seconds.
This fruity loaf is packed with Christmassy cranberries, cubes of marzipan and topped with orange-flavoured icing
This melted snowman cake is so adorable you almost won't want to eat him
If you're looking for for lighter tasting desserts and puds, try this citrussy lemon and passionfruit tart
This pretty low sugar cake recipe is perfect for any celebration or special occasion, using Stevia to replace the sugar. The fruity sponges are sandwiched with creamy citrus icing and a drizzle of tangy orange curd for a treat everyone can enjoy.
Kick off the festivities in style with this sparkly confetti cake that's quite literally exploding with chocolate stars and glittery gold sprinkles
Give a rich chocolate tart a festive makeover with this gingerbread latte tart recipe. A glossy chocolate ganache has added spices and gingerbread latte liqueur on a buttery pastry base for an elegant Christmas dessert.
This stunning loaf is layered with hazelnut chocolate spread and twisted into a star shape
Poached pears add a delicate sweetness to this simple homemade Christmas cake
If you're looking for the perfect excuse to practise your pastry skills, then look no further than this pretty fig tart recipe
Made with a wonderful array of savoury ingredients, these mouthwatering mini panettones are the perfect edible gift and a fun Christmas bake to make with the kids.
Making a Christmas cake at home is quicker and easier with this delicious recipe. Packed full of the rich, festive flavours we all love, this luxurious boozy pud is bound to be a showstopper
A wonderfully sticky and sweet ginger and treacle cake - the ideal afternoon treat for autumn
Celebrate the festive season in style with a nut-free Christmas cake