Quick versions of your favourite dessert recipes

From Italian tiramisu and cannoli, to French-style vanilla slices and tarte tatins, some of our favourite desserts can take hours to cook. But these shortcut recipes will have you jumping for joy.

When we think about making dessert for our friends and family to finish off a dinner party or Sunday night spread, it may seem overwhelming to have to spend a few more hours crafting up a sweet masterpiece.
And while traditional dishes like homemade Italian cannoli and creamy vanilla slices do take some time to make, this collection of recipes uses handy shortcuts to get your dessert on the table in no time at all.
Flick through our recipes and see what catches your attention. You'll be able to impress your diners without going to huge efforts... Win, win!

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