For fabulous dessert recipes for your weekend dinner party, or even if you feel like treating the family to a quick and simple dessert during the week, we’ve plenty of recipes for you to try!
We’ve got so many dessert recipes to choose from, so depending on how much time you have, the ingredients you have to hand or what season it is, you can pick the ideal one to serve to guests or simply to surprise the family with.
Our chocolate Florentine torte is an absolute dream. With the Florentines piled high, it looks stunning and will make the ideal centrepiece at your dinner party. If you prefer to serve your dessert in individual portions, then our elderflower jellies with fresh raspberries or mini pavlovas with pomegranate and mango are perfect for this.
For spring desserts, why not try our rhubarb custard tart, passion fruit cheesecake, or meringue roulade with orange and passion fruit – they all feature the fresh, light flavours of the season and are all really impressive to look at too.
We’ve also taken care of Christmas desserts so you’ll never be stuck for ideas when it comes to entertaining around the festive period again. We’ve got some real showstoppers like our nut meringue cake with Baileys cream, our sticky ginger and treacle cake with rum and pecan praline or our cherry chocolate mousse cake which is covered in edible glitter for a really luxurious finish.
Whether you’re a confident cook or a beginner, our dessert recipes are so easy to follow you’ll have no problem creating one of our stunning dessert for guests. Our selection of recipes caters for chocoholics, those who prefer a fruitier dessert, a lighter option or something utterly indulgent – whatever it is you love, we’ve got it all so give them a go this week!
Delicious Dessert recipes
So simple, yet so good! A velvety custard-soaked Baileys bread and butter pudding, which makes a delicious twist on the classic recipe
Pears poached in mulled wine makes a festive twist on this pear and frangipane tart, making it a lovely alternative Christmas dessert to share
Make the most of quinces in season with this quince and frangipane tart. It's a gorgeous dessert to serve dinner party guests and so simple to make using readymade pastry
Chocolate trifle is a seriously good dessert and the combo of boozy sponge, rich vanilla custard, chocolate ganache and nuts is a sure-fire winner
Mary Berry's pineapple and ginger pavlova is an impressive party dessert as pavlova never fails to please and the flavours go so well together
Chocolate brownies are really rich in their hot fudge sauce and they make a delicious dessert topped with cream or ice cream
This tropical Eton mess is our Christmas version of Eton mess, which is much tangier and makes the most of tropical fruits that eat well in the winter
These mandarins in orange and caramel syrup are a refreshing, light and fruity way to finish off a heavy meal. They only require 3 ingredients and couldn't be easier to make
Lime syllabub is a delicate end to a feast, and this pud is light and moreish! Prepare a day or two in advance, leave in the fridge, then simply decorate when ready to serve
Panforte is an Italian classic that's so much nicer homemade than it is shop-bought and lovely around Christmas time - it's hard, spicy cake
Honey and rhubarb nut crumble is a gluten free and dairy free dessert that you can make in a slow cooker or in the oven with this easy recipe
Raspberry macaron trifle is so simple to make, but looks stunning - and muscat dessert wine gives it a lovely flavour. A gorgeous dessert to share
Dessert recipe collections
Christmas dessert recipes for an impressive finale, including orange and cranberry cheesecake, chocolate and Florentine torte and mulled berry tart
Allergy-friendly desserts for those who might find it difficult to eat dessert, with so many desserts containing wheat, butter, nuts and eggs
Easy dessert recipes that look impressive including rich, gooey brownies, no bake tarts, banoffee pots and plenty more
No bake cheesecake recipes are so easy to make, including no bake strawberry cheesecake, passion fruit cheesecake and simple lime cheesecake
Our Spring dessert recipes are full of clean, fresh flavours and are ideal served after dinner to friends and family!
Meringue recipes to make seriously impressive desserts that are light, crispy and chewy and made with interesting flavours
Impressive cheesecake recipes to indulge in, including easy chocolate cheesecake, baked New York cheesecake and a simple strawberry cheesecake.
Chocolate dessert recipes to indulge in, including a rich flourless chocolate cake recipe, no bake chocolate cheesecake and a chocolate and coffee mousse recipe.
Gluten free desserts to indulge in, including gluten free chocolate torte, sweet potato brownies and berry iced yogurt