Cakes and Traybakes

If like me, you love to bake, this section is for you. Even if you don't love to bake, you'll find these mostly indulgent selection of treats pretty easy to make. There are recipes for simple Victoria and chocolate sponge cakes as well as brownies and millionaires shortbread - all made gluten-free.

Gluten-Free Banana Fruit Cake

Banana Fruit Cake

A simple gluten-free banana fruit cake that is actually a speedy traybake. Made using a couple of bananas in place of some of the fat, this traybake has a slight banana flavour and is packed with moist dried fruit.

Gluten-Free Blueberry Muffins

Blueberry Muffins

A really simple gluten-free muffin recipe made with sunflower oil instead of butter. You can have this recipe made in less than 10 minutes and with no butter to cream, it's great for kids to make.

Gluten-free coffee and walnut sponge cake topped with coffee icing and caramelised walnuts

Coffee and Walnut Sponge Cake

A rich coffee icing tops this tasty gluten-free coffee and walnut sponge cake. It's always a hit when visitors come for tea.

Gluten-Free Christmas Cake

Boiled Fruit Cake

An easy to make rich boiled fruit cake that doesn't need to be made months in advance. Delicious at Christmas time or indeed any special occasion.

Gluten-Free Apricot and Marzipan Traybake

Apricot and Marzipan Traybake

A tasty almondy apricot traybake, a treat at any time of year. Delicious cold with a glass of lemonade as a summery afternoon treat or served warm with custard as a winter warmer.

Gluten-Free Golden Fairy Cakes

Golden Fairy Cakes

Everybody loves fairy cakes, so these delicious easy to make gluten-free golden fairy cakes will be gobbled up in no time.

Gluten-Free Apple Streusel Cake

Apple Streusel Cake

A featherlight sponge, topped with sliced apples and an almond streusel topping.

Gluten-Free Chocolate Brownies

Chocolate Brownies

The densest, fudgiest, chocolatiest brownies you'll ever eat! One is never enough.

Gluten-Free Easy Chocolate Cake

Easy Chocolate Cake

A simple, speedy chocolate sponge filled and topped with chocolate buttercream. You can decorate as you wish. I like to use chocolate buttons or flakes.

Gluten-Free Chocolate Fairy Cakes

Chocolate Fairy Cakes

Chocolate buns made with rice flour and topped with chocolate buttercream. You can eat as they are or go to town with decoration.

Gluten-Free Flapjacks


Soft, tasty flapjacks made with oats and dried fruits and seeds - adapted according to your personal preference.

Gluten-Free Ginger Cake

Ginger Cake

A rich ginger cake that gets better a few days after making. You can add lemon icing if you wish.

Gluten-Free Healthy Granola Bars

Healthy Granola Bars

Free from fat and refined sugar, these bars are made with oats and your choice of nuts, seeds and dried fruit. A healthier option.

Gluten-Free Lemon Drizzle Cake

Lemon Drizzle Cake

A light, zesty loaf with extra lemon icing.

Gluten-Free Millionaires Shortbread

Millionaires Shortbread

Seriously decadent and very rich. These shortbread, caramel and chocolate squares never last long!

Gluten-Free Tea Loaf

Tea Loaf

Made with just four ingredients this is probably the easiest tea loaf you'll ever make.

Gluten-Free Traditional Victoria Sponge Cake

Traditional Victoria Sponge Cake

A traditional sponge cake made with gluten-free flour.