Our Favourite Cake Sale Recipes


Looking for good bake sale recipes? Here are our top recipes for a charity cake sale that are sure to get the cash rolling!

 

Ah, cake sales, a wonderful opportunity to raise money for a good cause and show Karen down the road that your brownie recipe is highly superior to hers without having to say a word.

Whether you've got a Christmas craft fair, an Easter bake sale or an end-of-year school bonanza, Cake Decoration & Sugarcraft magazine have you covered with the best bake sale recipes out there!

It can be hard to try and think of a cake sale recipe that is unique and fresh - there's only so many flavours you can keep adding to butterfly cakes! So we've got some truly scrumptious ideas to take your cake sale repertoire from old and stale to fresh and new!

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Our Favourite Cake Sale Recipes

 

Victoria Sponge

Spiced Gingerbread with Lemon Glaze

Spiced Apple Cupcakes

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Brownies

Oat and Ginger Biscuits

Millionaire's Shortbread

Lemon and Raspberry Ruffle Cake

Easter Cake Pops

Chocolate Cake

Dairy Free Cupcakes

Gluten Free Apple Loaf

Gingerbread and White Chocolate Cupcakes

Chocolate and Raspberry Cake

 

Victoria Sponge

A real classic, a bakesale wouldn't be complete without a Victoria sponge. If you love to make your own jam, this is the ideal bake sale recipe to show off your skills and sell a few jars on the side as well!

For the recipe, click here.

 

Spiced Gingerbread with Lemon Glaze

This is a lovely winter recipe that will be a real winner for lovers of lemon drizzle. It's one of the quickest bake sale recipes on here, but it certainly doesn't lose out on flavour!

For the full recipe, click here.

 

Spiced Apple Cupcakes

These cupcakes taste delicious and will be very popular around Autumn. Customers at the cake sale will love the warming cinnamon background and indulgent topping so much, you can be they'll want another to take home and enjoy by the fire!

For the recipe, click here.

 

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

A seasonal twist on the classic chooclate chip cookie, the pumpkin makes these cookies moist and delicious. They're also ideal to help use up any leftover pumpkin at Halloween!

Full the recipe, click here.

 

Chocolate Brownies

Brownies

A real favourite, chocolate brownies are sure to sell! Gooey, moorish and irresistable, we guarantee your customers will keep coming back for more!

For the recipe, click here.

 

Oat and Ginger Biscuits

The unusual yet tasty combination of tahini, oat, ginger and chocolate are sure to grab attention at your cake sale!

For the recipe click here.

 

Millionaire's Shortbread

Millionaire's shortbread

Another timeless classic! This cake sale favourite that combines shortbread, caramel and chocolate is always a winner. Don't forget you can always add a cheeky bit of rock salt to the caramel to make it totally on-trend salted caramel!  

For the recipe click here.

 

Lemon and Raspberry Ruffle Cake

A great way to make your cake stall appealing to the eye is to include colourful cakes of different sizes. This yellow lemon ruffle cake is sure to grab attention! The elegant icing design is sure to have people asking how you achieved such a gorgeous pattern and the bright, contrasting colours inside and out are sure to have people flocking to your table!

For the recipe click here.

 

Easter Cake Pops

Easter Cake Pops

So much fun to make with kids and for kids, these cute cake pops are the ideal cake sale item for Easter school fairs! You can customise the design to suit your colour palette or season - the possibilities are endless!

For the recipe, click here.

 

The Best Chocolate Cake

This rich chocolate cake sandwiched with chocolate ganache and covered with white chocolate buttercream is a chocoholic's dream! We LOVE the contrast of the dark chocolate cake inside and the bright white buttercream on the outside. Eyecatching and utterly indulgent! 

For the recipe click here.

 

Dairy Free Cupcakes

A good top tip for a bake sale is to make sure that there's something for everyone to buy - the last thing you want is  to dissapoint any gluten or dairy intolerant customers!

For the full recipe, click here.

 

Gluten Free Apple Loaf

Moist and delicious, both gluten-intolerant and tolerant customers will love this! For many coeliac sufferers, cake sales are a no-go zone, so this recipe will go a long way in brightening someone's day!

For the recipe click here.

 

Gingerbread and White Chocolate Cupcakes

These cupcakes are perfect for a Christmas or winter cake sale. The elegant buttercream swirl paired with homebaked gingerbread biscuts, all encased in a Christmas cupcake wrapper? You couldn't ask for a cuter Christmas treat!

For the recipe click here.

 

Chocolate and Raspberry Cake

We just LOVE the totally on-trend red drips, chocolate swirls and crumb that help make this raspberry and chocolate cake extra special! No one will be able to resist a slice of this gorgeous cake.

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Now there's no need to panic when you're clearing our your child's school bag and find a leaflet for the big end-of-year school cake sale that also just happens to be in two days time! These good bake sale recipes are all designed to be quick and easy while also being super delicious and gorgeous to look at!

If you're looking for more seasonal inspiration, why not check out our Ultimate List of Cute Christmas Treat Ideas? 'Tis the season to get baking after all! 

For gorgeous cake decorating tutorials, sugarcraft inspiration, expert advice and recipes galore, check out the latest issue of Cake Decoration & Sugarcraft magazine!