Loaf Cakes

There's nothing like a cuppa and a slice of cake to perk you up when that mid-afternoon slump hits. Get a slice of the good life with our luxurious bakes in a range of fruity, nutty and chocolatey flavours - all packed into a cute illustrated loaf tin. Which will you choose?


Whether you're partial to fruit cake or are passionate about chocolate, there's a luxury loaf cake in the Cartwright & Butler range for you. Decadent, delicious and oh-so-elegant, a loaf cake is the perfect choice for an at-home afternoon tea with friends or an anytime indulgence when you really want to treat yourself.

For a classic bake that's perfect with a cup of rich coffee, try our fruity Date and Walnut Loaf Cake. Sweet, chewy dates and earthy walnuts packed into a dense, buttery sponge. Elegantly decorated and packed into a cute pastel tin, it's the perfect gift or upgrade to your usual Sunday teatime treat.

Prefer a chocolate cake? Choose the Luxury Chocolate Loaf Cake - a rich, velvety chocolate loaf packed with chocolate chunks, drizzled with white and milk chocolate and topped with melt-in-the-mouth caramel pieces. Pair it with our whole leaf English Breakfast tea for an elegant tea break or serve it alongside our indulgent Salted Caramel Drinking Chocolate for a seriously chocolatey way to wash down your luxury chocolate loaf cake.

If you prefer the flavours of a Bakewell tart to a chocolate loaf, try our Cherry and Almond bake for a seriously luxurious take on a classic combination of flavours. This rich, buttery sponge is packed with vibrant cherries and slivers of almond, then topped with even more for a beautiful jewelled finish that make it the star of any tea tray. Packed in one of our signature tins, it's an ideal gift or you could take it our of the tin and pass it off as your own We won't tell if you don't.

For a fruit-based bake with just as much wow factor, serve up a chunky slice of our Apricot and Fig cake when guests stop round for tea. Made with 40% sultanas for more of a fruit cake texture, this lightly spiced sponge is topped with sticky, sweet apricots and figs - perfect with a refreshing cup of English Breakfast tea at elevenses.

If you're struggling to find a present for the foodie who has everything, choose loaf cakes for gifts. Decadent, delicious and perfectly presented in our beautiful C&B tins, our sweet treats make the perfect token gift for any occasion. Want to make our bakes the centrepiece of an extra special spread? Why not create your own luxury food hamper? Just pick your container and fill it with goodies (with plenty of loaves of course) - a perfect present for birthdays, weddings, anniversaries and 'just because'.

Whether you need a gift for the host with the most or want to add a little luxury to every tea break, choose a luxury loaf from Cartwright & Butler.