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.

Gluten-free chocolate birthday cake with soft-set cocoa icing.

Gluten-free chocolate birthday cake with soft-set cocoa icing

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Dan Lepard

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Dan Lepard's plain butter cake.

Vanilla butter birthday cake

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Easy

Dan Lepard

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Date and hazelnut cake with crumble.

Date and hazelnut cake with crumble

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Lemon meringue possets.

Easy lemon meringue possets

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Coconut chocolate marble cake, with a chocolate bourbon glaze, by Dan Lepard.

Coconut chocolate marble cake with chocolate bourbon glaze

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Dan Lepard

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (15)
Thermomix recipe: Plum syrup swirl cake.

Thermomix plum syrup cake

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Dani Valent

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Hot cross bun pudding with apple.

Hot cross bun and butter pudding with apples and spice

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Chocolate and almond Easter cake.

Chocolate and almond Easter cake

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Dark chocolate and orange tart.

Dark chocolate and orange tart

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Karen Martini

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Neil Perry's nutty plum tart.

Plum and hazelnut tart

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Mexican sweet pumpkin flan.

Mexican sweet pumpkin flan

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Plum and semolina shortcake.

Semolina, almond and blood plum cake

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Karen Martini

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (15)
Lemon icebox pie.

Lemon icebox pie

  • 2 hrs +
  • Easy

Adam Liaw

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (8)
Adam Liaw's chocolate love cake.

Chocolate love cake

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Shiraz fig brownies.

Shiraz fig brownies

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Dan Lepard

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (8)
Oat fig cookies

Oat fig cookies

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Dan Lepard

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Orange marmalade fried ice-cream.

Orange marmalade fried ice-cream

  • 2 hrs +
  • Difficult

Adam Liaw

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Honey and cardamom cheesecake

Honey and cardamom cheesecake

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (11)
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: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Lamington blondies.

Lamington blondies

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (7)
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

Rating: 0.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
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 ratings (2)
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 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Karen Martini's Portuguese custard tarts.

Portuguese tarts

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Karen Martini

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (22)
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 (11)
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: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (10)
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 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (10)
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)