John Dough, master baker, spent many years glued to the TV watching cooking shows and learning from the professionals. He loves cakes but is even more passionate about seeing them made. This site brings together videos and recipes showing some of the best cake baking and making. Read More Our Favourite Recipes
Watch Rachel Khoo make a gooey caramel filled chocolate lava cake ("moelleux au chocolat") using salted caramel, chocolate sponge.
Learn how to make a Vanilla Sponge Cake using Gretchen's Bakery's recipe in this YouTube video
Take a look at this recipe and speedy demonstration of how to make and decorate a delicious carrot cake from the Hummingbird Bakery.
Cake recipes using oranges as flavouring. Make gluten-free cakes with polenta and ground almonds. Watch video of Jamie Oliver and more.
An American-style baked Cheesecake Mary Berry demonstrates in this video with a link to the recipe.
Savoury cake making the French way with Rachel Khoo.
Delia Smith's Creole Christmas Cake is a boozy cake including rum and cherry brandy. Watch the video as Delia makes this Christmas "classic".
Medovik or Russian honey cake, is made of layers after layers of honey goodness filled with delicious cream making it an unforgettable experience.
A video Chocolate Cake Recipe demonstration from Joy of Baking including a link to the recipe.
Paul Hollywood demonstrates how to make an Easter Simnel cake which is eaten during Lent, Mothering Sunday and at Easter. Includes marzipan and fruit.
Christmas Cake suitable for vegans via Om Nom Health. watch the video for how to make and all the ingredients. Gluten-free. Dairy-free!
Watch this video from Caitlin Shoemaker for how to make fluffy vegan (and gluten-free) banana bread.
Jamie Oliver made a moist banana cake in his video from his Bite-Sized series. Read the Jamie Oliver banana cake recipe here.
Josh and Ange bake this healthy take on the traditional brownie is packed with bananas, peanut butter and a little chocolate. Watch the video!
This one goes out to our friends in the US ahead of Thanksgiving. Pumpkin pie can be made all year round, especially as the ingredients tend to come from a tin. I’d love to see a version with the pumpkin being prepared. This needs some blind baking to make the pastry case, otherwise it’s pretty …
Get seasonal with some spiced pumpkin muffin ideas, with some tasty video treats.
A carrot cake recipe in this video which includes a cream cheese frosting and walnuts.