Loaf cake

Find loads of loaf cake recipes here, including ginger loaf cakes, date loaf cakes, banana bread, lemon drizzle loaf cakes and lots more - all made in a loaf tin!

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6 reviews

Fruity loaf cake ideal for afternoon tea! Coating the cherries with flour before stirring in keeps them from sinking.

Recipe by: Tammie21

5 reviews

Fresh juicy strawberries and fragrant lemons combine for this soft and airy strawberry lemon loaf cake. Adjust the amount of lemon zest that you use to increase or decrease the lemon intensity.

Recipe by: geneviever

5 reviews

A delicious, egg-free fruit loaf that's rich and moist. Serve thickly sliced with lashings of butter. Enjoy for afternoon tea, elevenses or pop into packed lunches.

Recipe by: Tambaloneus

5 reviews

This banana cake is a recipe I've made that's easy to make and a firm favourite with my kids and partner.

Recipe by: Rachael26

5 reviews

Soft, moist Madeira cake is lovingly infused with plump and sweet glacé cherries giving this classic sponge cake a lovely combination of flavours.

Recipe by: therealfrodo

4 reviews

Two magnificent flavours, banana and coconut, come together for an irresistibly moist loaf cake. Studded with walnuts and glace cherries, this cake has it all!

Recipe by: Carol

6 reviews

A teatime-type cake that doesn't last long in our house. Mainly because I eat it for breakfast, which is probably not really advised... surely it's not much different to eating a lemon muffin?

Recipe by: RedDevilGirl

5 reviews

This was my first attempt at a fruity loaf, so I was a tad apprehensive before I started this recipe. But as a novice, I have to say it is the easiest recipe I have ever used. Perfect for a beginner! The resulting loaf is fruity, moist and sweet with a lovely unexpected tang from the lemon drizzle. It's so good my dad even recommends it and he NEVER recommends my baking (usually too sweet for him)! Give it a go and enjoy.

Recipe by: jodyfrankis

12 reviews

Tasty chocolate chip loaf cake. This cake features double the chocolate - it's a chocolate cake studded with chocolate chips.

Recipe by: SloeWolf

5 reviews

This recipe makes two lemon poppy seed loaves, one for now one for later! These are lovely tea cakes with delectable and delicate flavours, made even softer and fluffier with natural yoghurt. A treat for elevenses or afternoon tea.

Recipe by: IRENED

5 / 28

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