Cake: Recipes and Articles

Whether it’s a birthday, a wedding or an anniversary, cakes are often a symbol of celebration. They’re one of the most versatile desserts – from decadent tiered creations to intricately decorated cupcakes, the possibilities are endless. Whether you’re a keen baker or prefer to leave it to the professionals, we’ve got plenty of content on all things cake. We have lots of cake recipes – from Bettina Campolucci Bordi’s espresso chocolate cake to Prue Leith’s famous devil’s food cake. We’ll also bring you all the latest on bakeries, from the must-visit spots in London to the city’s top bakers for special occasion cakes. The C&TH team are big advocates for afternoon tea too, so this is the place to come to discover the best in town – plus don’t miss our DIY guide if you’re hosting your own at home.