Divine desserts

Neil Perry's panna cotta with honeycomb.
Neil Perry's panna cotta with honeycomb.

At your next big dinner party, go beyond the usual suspects for the final, and sweetest, course.

Honey and cardamom cheesecake

Honey and cardamom cheesecake

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Bread and butter pudding,

Bread and butter pudding

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Sago with caramel plums.

Sago with caramel plums

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (3)
Lamington blondies.

Lamington blondies

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Neil Perry's passionfruit pavlova.

Passionfruit pavlova

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Surefire pavlova with white chocolate cream and strawberries.

Surefire pavlova with strawberries and white chocolate cream

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Easy

Adam Liaw

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Roasted peaches and cream popsicles.

Roasted peaches and cream popsicles

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Baked oatmeal pudding

Baked oatmeal pudding with cherries and yoghurt

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

George Calombaris

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Orange madeleines.

Orange madeleines

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Gluten-free Christmas pudding.

Gluten-free Christmas pudding

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Arabella Forge

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (6)
Peach and mascarpone torte

Peach and mascarpone torte with roasted white peaches and cherries

  • 2 hrs +
  • Difficult

Karen Martini

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Adam Liaw Christmas food.

Christmas pudding ice-cream with pavlova shards

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (6)
Jill Dupleix's two-tone chocolate swirl cheesecake.

Chocolate swirl cheesecake

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Almond cake with lemon curd

Almond cake with lemon curd

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (3)
Summer peach split

Summer peach split

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Adam Liaw

Marshmallows

Homemade marshmallows

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Frank Camorra

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Soft chocolate tart with pretzels and marshmallow.

Soft chocolate pie with pretzels and marshmallow

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Coconut chocolate slice

Chocolate coconut slice

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Frank Camorra

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Bondi meringue pie.

Bondi meringue pie

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (8)
Mexican wedding cakes

Mexican wedding cakes

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Raw chocolate brownies.

Raw chocolate brownies

  • 2 hrs +
  • Easy

Lola Berry

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Karen Martini's Portuguese custard tarts.

Portuguese tarts

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Karen Martini

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (21)
Vanilla and ginger cheesecake with roast pineapple.

Vanilla and ginger cheesecake with roast pineapple

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (10)
Vanilla and buttermilk panna cotta with quince.

Vanilla buttermilk panna cotta with poached quinces

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Quince bread and butter pudding.

Quince bread and butter pudding

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Easy

Frank Camorra

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Honey carrot cake

Honey carrot cake

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Dan Lepard

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (12)
Frank Camorra's beetroot and chocolate cake.

Beetroot and chocolate cake

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Banana, rhubarb and yoghurt cake with pistachios and halva.

Banana, rhubarb and yoghurt cake with pistachios and halva

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Karen Martini

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (7)
Coconut, date and tamarind cake.

Coconut, date and tamarind cake

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Dan Lepard

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (9)
Date and banana cake with orange icing.

Date and banana cake with orange icing

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (84)
Almond and pear (or apple) crostata.

Pear and almond crostata

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (41)
Ginger cake with lemon and pistachio icing,

Ginger cake with lemon and pistachio icing

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (179)
Lamington cupcakes with quince paste.

Lamington cakes with quince

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (74)
Mandarin and polenta cakes.

Mandarin and polenta cakes

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (75)
Rose and Pistachio Love Tarts.

Raw rose and pistachio love tarts

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Emily Williamson

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (69)
Raw chocolate mousse.

Raw chocolate mousse

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Emily Williamson

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (94)
Fried ice cream.

Fried ice-cream

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (282)
Bananas in coconut milk.

Bananas in coconut milk

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Adam Liaw

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (71)
Vanilla custard.

Vanilla custard

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (94)
Pear and blackberry pie.

Pear and blackberry pie

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (69)
Lamb, red wine and rosemary pot pie.

Apple and cranberry pot pies

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (97)
Rose meringues with apple curd and toasted almond.

Rose meringue with apple curd and toasted almonds

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (46)
Aperol custard for apple pie.

Aperol custard

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Dan Lepard

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (52)
Apple tart with cardamom shortcrust and tahini-almond filling.

Apple tart with cardamom shortcrust and tahini almond filling

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Dan Lepard

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (47)
cr: Bonnie Savage
Styling by Lisa La Barbera Karen Martini recipe - Clafouti

Roasted rhubarb and ginger clafoutis

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Karen Martini

Rating: 0.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (89)
Neil Perry's vanilla prune tart.

Vanilla, prune and Armagnac tart

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (66)
Dan Lepard recipe - Rich banana ice-cream Hot honey chocolate sauce

Banana ice cream with honey chocolate sauce

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Dan Lepard

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (63)
Spiced caramel rose pear cake, made by Katherine Sabbath.

Spiced caramel layer cake with rosewater cream

  • 2 hrs +
  • Difficult

Katherine Sabbath

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (37)