If you love to bake, then here is the ultimate recipe collection of deliciously appealing individual cakes, traybakes, pastries and confectionery. Here are all the traditional favourites such as gingerbread and madeleines, and classics such as rocky road chocolate bar, as well as contemporary recipes such as creamy fig and peach slices. Recipes for everyday plain and filling fare sit alongside rich, chocolate treats, delectable tarts, and generous pastries. Brownies of every description imaginable are included as well as plenty of variations on flapjacks, cereal bars, cupcakes, muffins and more. With 240 winning recipes to choose from there is sure to be a cake to suit everyone. All the recipes have been tried and tested and are illustrated with a gorgeous photograph. Step-by-step instructions guide you through each stage of baking and decorating, to help achieve results that you can be proud of.