Find spring dessert recipes that are full of clean, fresh flavours as well as lighter - just in time for longer days and sunshine
Spring dessert recipes to make for any occasion, and especially when you’re expecting guests. Our wonderful passion fruit cheesecake is the perfect dessert to top off a dinner party and it’s the ideal way to incorporate a lovely spring dessert into your menu this weekend. It’s the perfect balance of both light and satisfying!
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Rhubarb and custard are a match made in heaven so what better way to celebrate them both than in the form of a rhubarb and custard tart! Creamy and dreamy!
This tart makes a wonderful Spring dessert that the whole family will love, so give it a go this week!
Get the recipe: Rhubarb and Custard Tart
This light lemon chiffon cake really looks the part for spring topped with edible flowers.
It’s super light and tastes great – the perfect bake to have with an afternoon cup of tea.
Get the recipe: Lemon Chiffon Cake
Made with clotted cream, not butter, this is a wonderfully light and fluffy lemon and lime drizzle cake recipe.
You can whip up this bake in just over an hour, so it’s a great one to make if you’ve got last minute visitors.
Get the recipe: Lemon and Lime Drizzle Cake
You might never have thought to pair these unusual flavours but our white tea infused chocolate pots with pistachio toffee are so creamy and indulgent, you’ll give your guests a dessert to remember.
What’s more, they’re really quick to make so a great time saver too.
Get the recipe: White Tea Infused Chocolate Pots with Pistachio Toffee
For something that will really impress your guests that’s both light and fruity but equally as sweet and satisfying, give our meringue roulade with orange and passion fruit recipe a go. It takes a bit of patience to get the rolling right, but it’s well worth it!
Get the recipe: Meringue Roulade with Orange and Passion Fruit
It’s lovely either hot or cold, and can be made in advance so when you’re cooking for guests you don’t have to worry too much as it will be pre-made.
Get the recipe: Fresh Nectarine and Almond Tart
Our warm chocolate tart with tawny port is a chocolate lovers’ dream! So rich and indulgent, a small slice of this tart is the ultimate luxury!
You can prep this tart ahead of time, so it’s a great one to make if you’re entertaining.
Get the recipe: Warm Chocolate Tart with Tawny Port
This hazelnut and frangelico brownies recipe is wickedly grown-up – delicious with a scoop of luxury vanilla ice-cream for a dinner party dessert.
These deliciously sweet and nutty brownies make the perfect teatime treat or indulgent dessert.
Get the recipe: Hazelnut and Frangelico Brownies
It’s difficult to top the tart flavour of new spring rhubarb – but by cooking it in stem ginger syrup and then baking into a creamy cheesecake, we think we’ve managed it!
Your guests will be wowed by the fresh flavours of this rhubarb and ginger cheesecake recipe.
Get the recipe: Rhubarb and Ginger Cheesecake
A crumble hot from the oven is irresistible – and even more so when it’s our solo rhubarb and orange crumbles recipe, brimming with delicious seasonal fruit!
Serve them up in individual glass jars for a really stylish pudding idea.
Get the recipe: Solo Rhubarb and Orange Crumbles
This stunning strawberry and ricotta trifle recipe may look maddeningly fattening, but it’s not! In fact, it’s a light, refreshing summer pud.
This recipe serves up to ten people, so it’s a great one to whip up if you’re throwing a party.
Get the recipe: Strawberry and Ricotta Trifle
Pistachios add the most divine flavour to this orange and pistachio cake with orange buttercream recipe, and the juice in the mixture keeps it really moist
This recipe is just bursting with wonderful flavour and all topped off with a sweet and citrussy buttercream that makes it a showstopper!
Get the recipe: Orange and Pistachio Cake with Orange Buttercream
This baked orange cheesecake recipe can be made with whatever fruits are seasonal, making it the most versatile of spring desserts!
Everyone loves a good cheesecake and this recipe makes one big enough to serve 10, so it’s a great crowd pleasing recipe.
Get the recipe: Baked Orange Cheesecake
Spring spells Easter and that in turn means Easter cakes! This Easter celebration cake is simple to make, yet so stunning – a great alternative to the traditional Simnel cake.
A really impressive looking cake, it would make the perfect centre piece to your table.
Get the recipe: Easter Celebration cake
Lemon and rhubarb are a great combination and they come together wonderfully in this light lemon and rhubarb tart recipe.
Perfect for after-dinner or with afternoon tea when entertaining your girlfriends!
Get the recipe: Lemon and Rhubarb Tart
Our rhubarb and orange fool recipe is so easy so it’s ideal for when guests pop round unexpectedly. They won’t believe how quickly you’ve managed to make it!
What’s more, it can be prepared ahead to so it makes for a perfect no fuss dinner party option.
Get the recipe: Rhubarb and Orange Fool
Sometimes simple is best like this classic lemon tart recipe. Sharp but delightful, this tart is a firm favourite and real crowd pleaser.
For a no fuss dessert option you know will work every time, you know a classic lemon tart is the perfect choice to go for.
Get the recipe: Classic Lemon Tart
If you’re looking for something simple yet delicious to serve your guests for dessert, then our lemon syllabub with peaches and Amaretti is ideal. This is a beautiful dessert that’s super light too.
Get the recipe: Lemon Syllabub with Peaches and Amaretti
Both simple and delicious, our baked plum and cinnamon meringue is a lovely Spring recipe that’s full of delightful flavours.
It’s crunchy, gooey and everything you want from a dessert.
Get the recipe: Baked Plum and Cinnamon Meringue
Our peach and passion fruit meringue trifle is a really interesting variation on the classic trifle recipe. The peach and passion fruit really lift it up and give it a clean and light flavour.
This pud can be thrown together in minutes so it’s a great one to try when you’re in a hurry.
Get the recipe: Peach and Passion Fruit Meringue Trifle
Top off dinner with our super delicate passion fruit and honeycomb parfait. It’s so indulgent and creamy and everyone will love it.
Topped with fresh raspberries, there’s a wonderful sweetness to this dish.
Get the recipe: Passion Fruit and Honeycomb Parfait
For a lovely, unusual dessert, try our recipe for coffee pavlovas with cappuccino cream.
It’s nice and creamy without sitting heavy and the coffee makes it a really luxurious dessert for grown-ups!
Get the recipe: Coffee Pavlovas with Cappuccino Cream
Chocolate and peanuts are a dreamy match so give our chocolate and peanut cheesecake a go – it’s a real favourite and not only does it look stunning its also so delicious too!
It’s a great go to, whether you’re entertaining or just want something special to tuck into this weekend.
Get the recipe: Chocolate and Peanut Cheesecake