British bake off tea cake recipes

Eccles Cakes (Traditional British Fayre)

Eccles Cakes (Traditional British Fayre)

Eccles cakes are named after the Lancashire town in which they were first baked. Traditionally served with a good piece of Lancashire Cheese and a hot cup of tea
Cakes & Bakes: Ginger loaf

Cakes & Bakes: Ginger loaf

This week’s Cakes & Bakes recipe is a low effort to high reward ginger loaf cake. The aromas emanating from the kitchen as it baked were amazing
Cakes & Bakes: Bakewell Tart

Cakes & Bakes: Bakewell Tart

This week’s Cakes & Bakes offering is a quintessential British classic – Bakewell tart. It’s not dry, but a sip of tea after every couple of mouthfuls works so well
Great British Afternoon Tea

Great British Afternoon Tea

Milk & Sugar are here to bring the Bake Off to your table, with an. delights as Bakewell tart, gin & tonic cake and Eton Mess éclairs
Twinings Earl Grey Tea Loaf Cake

Twinings Earl Grey Tea Loaf Cake

British people drink a lot of tea. I like to take the baking paper off when the cake is still warm, but not hot, as I find that has the least chance of sticking