Cake recipes

This baker's dozen of cakes, from polenta cake with burnt figs and honey to strawberry layer cake, is guaranteed to satisfy every sweet tooth.

Looking for a celebration cake? From the traditional cassata and Persian love cake to nostalgic favourites such as upside-down pear cake and meringue, banana and passionfruit curd cake, we have you covered, whether it's in cream, curd or a dusting of icing sugar. For more cake recipes, see our shameless chocolate recipes.