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12 easy and delicious Father’s Day bakes

12 easy and delicious Father’s Day bakes

Julie from Julie’s Family Kitchen has pulled together a fantastic selection of recipes from top food bloggers, to get you inspired to bake something for Dad this Father’s Day. Get ready to treat your father figure this week with these Father’s Day bakes!

The Free From Fairy has created a superb looking Gluten Free, Dairy Free Victoria Sponge, making this classic cake suitable for coeliacs and those with an intolerance to gluten.

The best bake for dads with green fingers

Impress Dad with your creative baking skills by baking this Surprise Inside Carrot Cake from A Strong Coffee, perfect if Dad is a keen gardener too.

Why not get the kids involved in baking something special like these super cute Garden Bug Cupcakes from Eats Amazing.

Father’s Day bakes made with seasonal rhubarb

I love rhubarb and I have fond memories of my grandad growing it in his back garden. As a child I only really ever had rhubarb in a crumble. Yet there are so many other creative ways of cooking and baking with this versatile ingredient. Lost in Food has created a sublime looking Rhubarb & Ginger Clafoutis and Only Crumbs Remain has made these truly delightful Rhubarb & Strawberry Meringue Cupcakes .

If you’re still after more rhubarb inspiration then look no further than at Cook Sister‘s heavenly White Chocolate Cheesecake with Rhubarb.

Best Father’s Day bake for dads who are kids at heart

If the dad in your life is more like a comic-loving little kid — or a superhero film fan — then his fun Easy Batman Cake from The Mummy Sphere will be a hit. This show stopping Double Chocolate Pavlova with Nutella Cream & Maltesers from Jo’s Kitchen Larder will suit chocolate lovers. Or try this Foolproof Chocolate Mousse with step-by-step video!

Savoury Father’s Day bakes

It doesn’t have to be all about the sweet stuff, savoury bakes are great for sharing especially on a picnic. These flavour filled Sun-dried Tomato and Pesto Savoury Muffins from Family Friends Food are perfectly portable picnic food. Or if you’re dining in, this delicious Leek and Bacon Macaroni Cheese from Easy Peasy Foodie should wow Dad and the rest of the family too.

There are some pretty awesome baking recipes here. Thank you to everyone that submitted their recipes, sorry I can’t feature them all.  

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About Julie McPherson

Julie is a busy stay at home mum of three, wife and food blogger at www.juliesfamilykitchen.com. Julie loves to cook family friendly food and is a passionate baker, her Coconut and Raspberry Jam Loaf Cake is her signature bake. Not surprisingly, Julie is slightly obsessed with the Great British Bake Off and appeared on the Extra Slice a couple of years ago. When not cooking up a storm in the kitchen, Julie enjoys reading cookbooks from her food heroes Mary Berry, Nigella Lawson and Jamie Oliver. You can find Julie on Twitter (Juliemcpher), Instagram (juliesfamilykitchen), Pinterest (jfamilykitchen) and Facebook (juliesfamilykitchen)

Rebecca Smith

Saturday 27th of May 2017

I love this round up Julie, I know my dads would love these recipes....the surprise carrot cake is awesome and I have to admit the strawberry and rhubarb meringue cupcakes would be my go-to treat....mind you...the macaroni sounds awesome too! Well, lets just say you certainly given me food for thought with plenty of time to prepare - thank you xxx

Julie McPherson

Wednesday 31st of May 2017

Thank you Rebecca, the recipes are certainly impressive. Happy baking for Father's Day. :) x