Every great dinner party has an impressive grand finale. A dessert course that has serious wow factor and is just as show stopping in the flavour department. So when it’s time for us to entertain – we make sure to choose a crowd pleaser.
Although we will always love our old faithful dessert and baking recipes, sometimes you need that extra bit of magic. These pudding, pavlova and cake recipes for dinner parties from our Dessert Lovers Foodbook edition are just that. Download your free copy of the e-book or get a copy of the book for iPhone and iPad.
From baklava that has been turned into a cheesecake to a chocolate and hazelnut self-saucing pudding that does all the work for you and an all but ordinary pavlova with the best-ever whipped cream. These are our top picks from cookbook that will have you very popular with your guests.
Impressive Pudding, Pavlova and Cake recipes for dinner parties
Classic perfection, this pavlova has an incredible balance of flavour and texture. With layers of crunchy meringue, fresh whipped cream and the tangy flavours of mango and passionfruit this dish was born for the entertaining season.
Chocolate and Hazelnut Self-Saucing Pudding
A top that is crisp and brownie like and a centre that oozes fudgey hazelnut chocolate. This dessert is perfect when paired with ice cream.
Best Ever Chocolate Cake
A rich and delicious chocolate cake that is no ordinary dessert. One of the ultimate cake recipes for a dinner party, this recipe creates a crisp outer and soft fudge like inner that has true chocolate flavour.
Magic Beesting Cake
The word magic isn’t just used for show. This cake is truly… magic! Pour the cake mixture into the baking tin and as it bakes, it will separate into various layers of custard and pastry like cake.
Frozen Lemon Meringue
Frozen meringue and sweet lemon filling compliment each other perfectly in this incredible dessert. The best part? You can make this dish a day in advance, pop it in the freezer, then just pull it out 20 minutes before serving!
Get these great cake recipes for dinner parties, plus all time favourite recipes and much more in our Dessert Lovers Foodbook