No afternoon tea is a complete without a selection of luxury cakes. From classic fruit to decadent chocolate, our gourmet cakes turn every catch up over a cuppa into a special occasion.
Whether you’re looking for luxury cake gifts to show loved ones you care or want to stock up on classic bakes for an everyday treat at home, there’s a cake in the Cartwright & Butler range for you. Made to our tried and tested family recipe, in classic and contemporary flavours, our range of lovingly made and beautifully packaged cakes taste as good as they look.
For a luxury twist on a classic combination, try our delicious Date and Walnut Loaf Cake. We combine rich, sweet dates with crunchy walnuts and swirl them through a moist butter sponge for a teatime treat that’s a cut above.
Partial to a slice of chocolate cake with your mid-morning cuppa? Choose the Luxury Chocolate Loaf Cake - packed with chocolate chunks and smothered with melted chocolate and sweet caramel pieces. Served in a cute pastel tin, this indulgent luxury cake is the perfect partner to our rich Café York Blend Coffee.
For rich, sweet cake that’s part loaf cake, part fruit cake, try our Apricot and Fig cake. Made with 40% sultanas and just a hint of spice, this elegant sponge is topped with sticky, sweet apricots and figs - perfect with a steaming hot cup of our flavoursome whole leaf Afternoon Tea.
Want a gourmet cake to wow your host? Treat them to our signature Jewel Round Cake - our ultimate fruit cake recipe packed with almonds, and topped with glazed almonds, pecans and oh-so-sweet, jewelled cherries. Presented in an elegant pastel presentation tin with a window so you can see what’s inside, this classic gourmet cake is a real showstopper. And if you don’t have the time or skill to make your own Christmas cake, this luxury cake is the perfect convenient alternative.
All our cakes come perfectly packaged in reusable tins, making them the perfect present for the sweet lover in your life. Carefully baked with extra butter for a luxurious texture and expertly decorated with delicious ingredients, our luxury cakes are sure to be the star of any tea table.
All of our luxury cakes are available to buy online for delivery straight to your door. And if you want to create the ultimate treat for the cake lover in your life, why not create a gourmet cake hamper from scratch? Simply choose your container from classic wicker baskets, tin picnic hampers and stylish wooden crates, then pack it full of their favourite treats. Choose a selection of cakes, some melt-in-the-mouth biscuits and our own tea blends and rich coffee for a complete afternoon tea – all beautifully wrapped and ready to serve.
Who says you can’t have your cake and eat it?