Lawn tennis, strawberries and cream, Pimm’s and cucumber sandwiches: it must be summer.
Even the non-athletic among us love watching Wimbledon.
It wouldn’t be summer without the tennis championships, and what better way to soak up the atmosphere than with a Wimbledon-inspired dessert?
The delicious recipes below will help you get into the spirit of Wimbledon, whether the sun shines or not. I’ve even found cucumber cupcakes for you.
Here are 12 Wimbledon-inspired desserts to try over the next couple of weeks.
1. Strawberries and cream naked layer cake
Perfection on a plate. By Super Golden Bakes .
2. Cucumber and lemon cupcakes with Pimm’s icing
I’m actually drooling thinking about this frosting. By Veggie Desserts .
3. Pimm’s summer tarts
Pimm’s = summer. By Munchies and Munchkins .
4. Chocolate covered strawberry sundae
Perfect for a hot day. By Celery and Cupcakes .
5. Strawberry cupcakes with chocolate
Who wouldn’t love these little strawberry cupcakes? By Only Crumbs Remain .
6. Matcha coconut energy balls
A healthier treat by Veggie Desserts .
7. White chocolate and ginger tart
A new take on the strawberry tart. By Sew White .
8. No bake strawberry cheesecake
Perfect for when it’s too hot to bake. By The Petite Cook .
9. Pimm’s ice lolly
So refreshing. By Foodie Quine .
10. Easy strawberry yoghurt cake
A lovely looking strawberry cake. By Jo’s Kitchen Larder .
11. Strawberry cream cheese brownies
Cream cheese is a traditional part of an afternoon tea right? By Allotment 2 Kitchen .
12. Strawberry and prosecco jam
OK, so jam might not strictly count as a dessert but who wouldn’t want this on their scones? By Foodie Quine .
Mandy Mazliah is a vegetarian mum of three whose kids don’t eat vegetables. Read about her efforts to get them to eat their five a day at www.sneakyveg.com .