Welsh Cakes & Bara Brith

Welsh Cakes (picau ar y maen) are traditional in Wales & have been popular since the late 19th Century. Using only basic dried ingedients, they were popular with mining families as an inexpensive, robust cake. Miners would often take one into the mine in their pockets to keep hunger at bay.

 

Bara Brith is translated into 'speckled bread' and it's a traditional, fruit loaf which is normally served with plenty of Welsh butter. The dried fruit is soaked in tea overnight, this gives the loaf a delicious, moist centre which has a lovely, rich flavour. Again, made with only basic ingredients, bara brith was popular with mining families and was a tea time favourite.

 

Our delicious, artisan welshcakes and bara brith are handmade with love & freshly baked before your special occasion or event. We use only the finest (and when possible, Welsh) ingredients, including fresh, free range Welsh eggs & the most delicious, creamy Welsh butter.

 

They are beautifully presented and make a perfect accompaniment to any event such as business meetings, corporate events, Christenings, baby showers - the list is endless!

 

It is an excellent way to display our high quality Welsh products at their best, a piece of Welsh Heritage at your event.

 

Please CONTACT US to discuss your welshcake & bara brith requirements. We offer a unique variety of artisan, truly welsh products which can be tailored to your suit your event. We can then provide you with quotation that will be competitive, whilst still reflecting the high quality of the products we provide.

 

 

Welshcakes

 

Mini Welshcake in a shape of your choice.

(approximately 3cms x 3cms) - £0.35 each.

Medium Welshcake in a shape of your choice.

(approximately 5cms x 5cms) - £0.40 each.

Large Welshcake in a shape of your choice.

(approximately 7cms x 7cms) - £0.50 each.

 

Range of Flavours

 

Plain

Currants

Lemon
Lemon & Poppyseed

Peanut Butter & White Chocolate

Pistachio & Lime  

Coconut & Dark Chocolate

Cranberry & Dark Chocolate

 

 

Dark Chocolate Chips
Milk Chocolate Chips

White Chocolate Chips

Dark Choc & Orange

White Choc & Cranberry

Milk Chocolate & Hazelnut

Coconut & Lime

 

Choice of Shapes

 

Mini Welshcakes – Round, Heart, Wedding Bells, Stars, Teddy Bears (perfect for childrens birthday parties, Christenings, baby showers etc)

Medium Welshcakes - Round, Heart, Teddy Bears, Stars, Mickey Mouse

Large Welshcakes - Round, Heart & Mickey Mouse

 

Welshcake Splits

 

Mini Welshcake, shaped as a heart or circle.

(approximately 3cms x 3cms) - £0.45 each.

Medium Welshcake, shaped as a heart or circle.

(approximately 5cms x 5cms) - £0.50 each.

Large Welshcake, shaped as a heart or circle.

(approximately 7cms x 7cms) - £0.60 each.

 

These delicious splits can be filled with either jam, lemon curd or Nutella.

**Please note - our welshcake splits are not available as packaged wedding favours.

 

Filled Centre Welshcakes

 

Medium Welshcake, shaped as a heart or circle.

(approximately 5cms x 5cms) - £0.55 each.

Large Welshcake, shaped as a heart or circle.

(approximately 7cms x 7cms) - £0.65 each.

 

These original and brand new Welshcakes can be filled with either Nutella or chocolate.

**Please note - our filled welshcakes are not available as packaged wedding favours**.

 

 

Bara Brith

 

Our delicious bara brith is made to a traditional recipe, using the best ingredients. It is available by the loaf, which we offer in either large or small sizes. Wrapped beautifully in rustic brown paper, it's a piece of Welsh heritage at it's best.

 

1lb loaf of freshly baked bara brith - £4.50.

2lb loaf of freshly baked bara brith - £6.50.

 

We also supply mini, individual loaves of bara brith which are packaged as beautiful, unusual wedding favours.

 

 

Vegan Welshcakes & Bara Brith

 

We freshly bake the most delicious, plant based welshcakes and bara brith. We have a selection of vegan welshcake flavours, which can be supplied in any shape or size.

Our vegan bara brith is truly delicious, moist and rich - perfect with some plant based spread and a cup of welsh tea.

 

 

 

We also freshly bake gluten free and diabetic welshcakes.

Please CONTACT US to enquire about these options, or if you would like any further allergen information.

 

 

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