Best-ever cake recipes

Time to get busy baking - we’ve trawled the archives to collate our most popular cake recipes....

Baking Topics

Yuzu, Meringue and Matcha Cheesecake Slice

Yuzu, Meringue and Matcha Cheesecake Slice is a great mix of sweet and citrus. Yuzu is a traditional Japanese citrus. Its flavour is somewhere between a Meyer lemon, lime and mandarin. Substitute the yuzu juice for equal quantities of lemon, lime and orange juice.

Read more

Cheesy Jerusalem Artichoke Tart

This Cheesy Jerusalem Artichoke Tart recipe combines the nutty, slightly sweet flavour of Jerusalem artichokes with rich, creamy brie cheese in a buttery pastry tart crust.

Read more

Buzz-Worthy Delights: Sweet Honey Recipes to Celebrate Bee Day

As we celebrate Bee Day, what better way to honour these invaluable pollinators than by indulging in the golden nectar they work tirelessly to produce?

Read more

Ricotta Torte with Marsala Soaked Fruits

Elevate your baking with this decadent Ricotta Torte recipe Marsala Soaked Fruits.

Read more

Chocolate, Raisin and Bourbon Bundt

Chocolate, raisin and bourbon is a classic combination that works beautifully in this celebratory Chocolate, Raisin and Bourbon Bundt Recipe. […]

Read more

NOMO Chocolate and Cookie Dough Tart

NOMO has a plant-powered, allergy-friendly chocolate range, free from the big five – dairy, gluten, nuts, soy, and eggs. From chocolate bunnies with cookie dough centres, to award-winning chocolate bars filled with gooey caramel, to the delicious simplicity of a classic egg made with creamy vegan chocolate that’s just as good as the real thing, there really is something for everyone within the NOMO range.

Read more

Baked Ricotta Cheesecake with Blistered Apricots

Leave your taste buds dancing with our Baked Ricotta Cheesecake, perfectly complemented by the sweet tang of Blistered Apricots

Read more

Coffee Swirl Bundt Cake with Espresso Martini Syrup

This Coffee Swirl Bundt cake recipe with Espresso Martini Syrup is a decadent dessert masterpiece. Featuring a rich and moist bundt cake which is then infused with the bold flavour of coffee.

Read more

Feed-a-Crowd Pavlova

This ultimate summer dessert is sure to be a crowdpleaser.

Read more

Jam and Custard Glazed Hand Pies

These delightful Jam and Custard Glazed Pies feature flaky pastry filled with your favourite jam, then served with with thickened vanilla bean custard for an irresistible finish.

Read more

Almond and Chocolate Scones With Marmalade Glaze

Love scones?

Read more

Maple Lemon Meringue Tart

This lemon meringue pie includes a velvet smooth lemon tart, similar to a tart au citron, with a soft meringue topping. A delicious and fresh dessert.

Read more

Potato & Sage Scones

We know our readers love scones.

Read more

William Curley’s Maple Praline Truffles

Maple syrup is one of William Curley’s favourite ingredients.

Read more

Honey Walnut Bars with Smoked Salt

Satisfy your sweet cravings with these delectable Honey Walnut Bars, elevated with a hint of savoury complexity from delicately sprinkled smoked salt.

Read more

Best-Ever Chocolate Layer Cake with Sour Cream Ganache

Our Best-Ever Chocolate Layer Cake with Sour Cream Ganache is a decadent dessert masterpiece that promises to delight chocolate lovers with every indulgent bite.

Read more

Sweet Marsala and Citrus Rice Fritters

Delight in the fusion of flavours with our Sweet Marsala and Citrus Rice Fritters recipe.

Read more

Mini Cinnamon Sponge Cakes with Cannoli Cream

These miniature Cinnamon Sponge Cakes with Cannoli Cream offer a perfect balance of cinnamon-infused sweetness and creamy richness, creating an irresistible dessert. This recipe can be made into one larger cake, just use 2 x 20cm cake tins and bake for longer.

Read more

Classic Strawberry Cheesecake

The long wait for strawberries is finally over!

Read more

Burnt Butter Orange & Chocolate Bundt Cake

Our Burnt Butter Orange and Chocolate Bundt Cake with Chocolate Glaze is a decadent masterpiece that marries rich flavours and irresistible textures.

Read more

Vegan Passionfruit & Jasmine Tea Cake

Try this delicious loaf flavoured with passionfruit and jasmine tea.

Read more

Upside Down Tomato & Prosciutto Cake

Layers of ripe tomatoes and savoury prosciutto are nestled in a moist, flavourful dough.

Read more

Ricotta & Chocolate Baked Cheesecake with Roasted Grapes

Ricotta & Chocolate Baked Cheesecake with Roasted Grapes. You can’t go wrong with a delicious baked cheesecake! Ricotta & Chocolate […]

Read more

Unlock the Delight of Rhubarb: In Season Tips and Tricks

Best known for the role it plays in pies and tarts, rhubarb also shines in savoury dishes and pairs with ginger for a delightful jam.

Read more

Show More Arrow


Let us keep you up to date with our weekly MiNDFOOD e-newsletters which include the weekly menu plan, health and news updates or tempt your taste buds with the MiNDFOOD Daily Recipe.

Member Login

Baking is one of life’s simple pleasures—whether it’s cookies and biscuits for the kids or classic cakes like banana cake or chocolate cake, you’ll find the recipes here at MINDFOOD. We’ve even got Christmas and wedding cake recipes for those special occasions, scrumptious sweet and savoury muffins for school and work, and pies like pumpkin or apple pie for that special treat.

While baking requires careful measuring and precise methods, it can be fun and challenging to stretch your creative muscles and give your baked creations your own personal touch. This could mean adding some creative decorations, adding some extra layers or a little bit of a flavour that’s uniquely yours.

For cupcake lovers, most basic cake recipes can be adapted to cupcakes quite easily.