Good Eats

7 Delicious Desserts to Try in the UK

Arctic roll
Arctic roll
What is it: Ice cream encased in a log of sponge cake

Bakewell tart
Bakewell tart
What is it: Shortcrust pastry with fillings consisting of jam, almonds, butter, and egg among others

Banoffee Pie
Banoffeepie
What is it: A delicious concoction bananas, cream, and toffee that is said to trace its roots at the Hungry Monk restaurant in Sussex.

Eton mess
Eton mess
What is it: This is a delightfully messy concoction consisting of a mix of strawberries, cream, and meringue.

Spotted dick
Spotted dick
What is it: A pudding made with suet pastry, dried fruit, and custard.

Sticky toffee pudding
Sticky toffee pudding
What is it: Sticky toffee pudding is a type of dessert made with sponge cake, dates, and smothered with toffee sauce and often served with vanilla ice cream or custard.

Trifle
Trifle
What is it: A sweet concoction of custard, jelly, fruits, sponge cake, and whipped cream.