Great British Bake Off Recipes

Brandy Snaps

Try piping whipped cream into Mary Berry’s classic brandy snaps for a deliciously retro dessert...

The ultimate chocolate roulade

A Christmas favourite...

Classic lemon tart

Delicious crisp pastry with a smooth lemon filling. Can be served warm or cold...

Coffee and walnut battenberg cake

A variation on the classic Battenburg cake using coffee and walnut instead for a sophisticated cake...

Easter Simnel Cake

Simnel cake was traditionally given by servant girls to their mothers when they returned home on Mothering Sunday...

Sachertorte

This chocolate cake is said to be invented in Vienna by the chef Franz Sacher in 1832...

Victoria Sandwich

Mary Berry's simple Victoria sponge is perfect for serving with friends at teatime...

Hot lemon soufflé

Soufflés can be fiddly to make, but if you follow this recipe carefully you’ll get great results...

Easter lemon pavlova

If you’re looking for something different for an Easter dessert, this stunning pavlova should do the trick...

Easter biscuits

Make Easter biscuits the Mary Berry way...

Angel food cake with lemon curd

This American cake is incredibly light as it's made with whisked egg whites and no fat. Mary Berry decorates her version with homemade lemon curd and passion fruit seeds.

Religieuse

Impress with this traditional French pastry made up of two choux buns filled with pastry cream...

Tuiles

Mary Berry’s recipe for tuiles shapes these French wafer biscuits in three ways...

Floating islands

A classy, dreamy dessert of poached meringues floating on a sea of creamy custard...

Tunis cake

A moist, lemony sponge topped with chocolate ganache & marzipan decorations. Great alternative to traditional Christmas cake...

Gingerbread house

Create your own winter wonderland with Mary Berry's gingerbread recipe. It makes a wonderful centrepiece for parties, and children will love it...

Cherry cake

A lovely cherry sponge cake with a little extra texture from the ground almonds