As the next bank holiday weekend looms, the anticipation of long lie-ins, family fun, and most importantly, indulgent brunches, begins to brew. Brunch, the happy middle ground between breakfast and lunch, has become a cherished weekend tradition. From delightfully fluffy pancakes to subtly sweet muffins, it’s an opportunity to add a sweet start to your days off. This bank holiday, we invite you to step up your brunch game with our collection of delectable, sweet brunch recipes.

Homemade Waffles with Blackberry Syrup

There’s something inherently joyful about a warm, crisp waffle drizzled with sweet syrup. These homemade waffles, coupled with a tart blackberry syrup, will take you on a sensory journey. They’re easy to whip up and the perfect way to use those summer blackberries.

Buttermilk Pancakes with Stewed Apple and Pecans

A stack of buttermilk pancakes is brunch at its finest. Our recipe, enhanced with stewed apples and crunchy pecans, brings a delightful twist to the classic. It’s a true comfort dish that captures the essence of a laid-back bank holiday morning.

Butterscotch Mascarpone French Toast

Elevate your French toast game with this decadent recipe. The sweetness of the butterscotch pairs beautifully with the creaminess of the mascarpone, creating a brunch dish that’s simply indulgence on a plate.

Sweet Potato and Blueberry Muffins

These muffins offer a unique combination of sweet potato and blueberries, bringing a delightful balance of earthiness and sweetness. Bursting with flavour and nutrients, they’re a sure hit for those seeking a health-conscious yet tasty brunch option.

Cannoli Pancakes

Cannoli pancakes are a heavenly fusion of classic French crêpes and the famous Italian dessert. They’re a testament to the fact that brunch can be a culinary adventure. One bite of these, and you’ll feel like you’re brunching in a Sicilian café.

Strawberry Stuffed French Toast

This recipe brings the essence of summer to your brunch table with strawberries tucked between slices of golden French toast. It’s fruity, creamy, and utterly delightful, perfect for brightening up your bank holiday weekend.

Vegan Mixed Berry Scones

Who said vegan can’t be indulgent? These vegan mixed berry scones are the perfect sweet treat for your vegan or dairy-free guests. They’re packed with summer berries, providing a taste explosion with every bite.

After Eight Pancakes

Chocoholics, rejoice! These After Eight pancakes combine the satisfying richness of chocolate with a refreshing hint of mint, creating a brunch dish that doubles as dessert. It’s a perfect recipe for those seeking a dash of luxury in their weekend brunch.

Toasted Brioche Berry Tartines
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These tartines are a testament to simplicity at its best. Lightly toasted brioche slices topped with fresh berry coulis and a dollop of whipped cream create a light, refreshing brunch option that tastes as delightful as it looks.

Banana Oat Muffins

Finally, our banana oat muffins provide a wholesome yet sweet addition to your brunch spread. They’re packed with fibrous oats and ripe bananas, making them a healthier but equally delicious choice for your bank holiday brunch.

Looking for even more recipe inspiration? Check out our full collection of brunch recipes, here.