Donna Hay: Basics To Brilliance

Donna Hay's best desserts

Donna Hay is a master of simple recipes you can cook at home.

She knows basic meals are the greatest crowd-pleasers - especially when it comes to dessert!

Donna's chocolate cakes, puddings, and trifles are sure-fire winners for any occasion. 

Try out some of her most popular desserts:

Cheat's Chocolate Fondant


Check out that gooey middle! We know you're drooling...

Coconut Macaron Ice Cream Sandwiches

Creamy ice cream between crunchy coconut macarons is a nice, light dessert... if you can stop yourself!

Ultimate One-Bowl Chocolate Cake

This recipe makes whipping up a chocolate cake as easy as making toast. 

Raspberry and White Chocolate Trifle

Vanilla, white chocolate, raspberries - oh my! This decadent treat will satisfy all dessert-lovers.

Cheat's Chocolate Eclairs

This quick recipe makes a perfect morning tea treat.

Rhubarb Pudding

Rhubarb tends to stay in season all year round - making this a great go-to recipe, using fine, fresh produce.

Standby Brownies

Donna is renowned for her brownies, so if you love chocolate you should definitely give these a whirl!

Buttermilk Panna Cotta

Donna uses part cream and part buttermilk to lighten up this delicious dessert. 

Too-Easy Blueberry Muffins

A great lunchbox addition or morning treat. This recipe is great for both kids and adults. 

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