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10 Mouth-Watering Cake Recipes For Every Occasion

Carrot and walnut cake

Carrot cake is the most forgiving of cakes, even for a novice baker.

Malted chocolate cake

Everyone needs a really easy chocolate cake in their repertoire – and this one's as simple as it gets.

Marbled coffee ring cake

Baking a simple cake in a ring mould gives it real wow factor.

Banana upside-down cake

This tasty twist on the classic upside-down cake is sure to become a family favourite.

Victoria sponge cake

Often one of the first cakes aspiring bakers attempt to make, this light sponge sandwich filled with raspberry jam and whipped cream is a teatime favourite.

Pomegranate passion cake

In this recipe, an almond sponge is transformed into a sticky cake with a pomegranate drizzle, then topped with creamy mascarpone icing.

Hot chocolate cake

So-called as its flavours are reminiscent of drinking chocolate, this is a relatively simple showstopper.

Chocolate torte

A perfect treat for the chocolate-lovers in your life, this easy rich, dense and fudgy cake also works really well as a dessert, served with fresh berries and whipped cream.

Seedy almond cake

This dense, nutty cake is perfect with a cup of tea, or as a dessert with yogurt and berries.

Lemon Swiss roll

This retro teatime favourite definitely deserves its place back on the menu. A light, airy lemon sponge is filled with lemon icing and homemade lemon curd.