The best recipes for quarantine baking

    irelands favourite birthday cake

    Being stuck inside during self-isolation can be very boring and frustrating. But this is also a time to really try things you don’t really have time for normally. Perfect your baking skills the next few weeks with these recipes perfect for the type of baker you are.

    Chocolate bakes

    For the chocoholic

    If chocolate’s your go-to treat to get a bit of distraction, we have loads of recipes that’s perfect for baking during self-isolation. Here are our favourite chocolate recipes:

    Beginner baker

    For the beginner baker

    Self-isolation is the perfect time to try something new. So whether it’s the first time ever that you’re baking something on your own, or just that you’re not as confident in the kitchen yet, we’ve got you covered:

    Challenging baking

    When you’re looking for a challenge

    Now that you have time, you can finally try out some more challenging recipes. Whether it’s baking bread from scratch, or really dig deep and bake some babka or battenberg, we’ve got you covered:

    Back to basics baking


    In a world that’s upside down at the moment, it’s always nice to go back to the basics. These are basic recipes you’ll always use – no matter where you are in you life:

    Baking for one

    Baking for one

    Baking is something we have to share. But just because you’re social distancing right now, doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy any baking since you don’t have anyone to share it with. Here are some recipes perfect for when you’re craving something yummy and you’re alone:

    Baking for kids

    For the kids

    Self-isolation can be hard if you have kids – especially if they can’t go visit or spend time with their friends. Get them baking in the kitchen with these easy recipes: