Cakes and bakes for you to try at home

National Trust tea and cake set out on a table with spring flowers

On this page you will find some tempting recipes to try out. You can put your own twist on them adding ingredients to make your own flavour combinations. Some of the recipes are for a lot of servings, if you want to make less, simply halve the weight of ingredients and choose a smaller baking tin. Pick up a spoon and bake something delicious.

Blackcurrant lemon drizzle cake

Hinton Ampner's blackcurrant lemon drizzle cake 

Try this delicious twist on a classic for an afternoon treat

Peach and seed flapjack


Put your own spin on this popular, traditional bake.



These cookies are full of flavour with a crisp edge and chewy middle