Fig Orange Cake : 3 stars ***
Only 165 products have been awarded with this highest rating 3-star!
Some of our judges’comments write: “This looks interesting and appetising, complex in make-up with lovely fresh looking almonds. All the components have a clear fresh taste, and the lingering taste is layered, releasing the different flavours and ending with the figs. We would like some cheese with this please!”
Date Walnut Cake: 2 stars **
Some of our judges’comments write: “Delicious! Lovely,moist and chewy dates with a fabulous crunch of walnut layered through the middle . We’d happily eat our way through the lot!”
Fig almond cake: 1-star *
Some of our judges’comments write: “An appealing and attractive product with delicious almonds layered through the middle, changing the texture as you bite into it. The figs were sweet, fleshy and moist and the almonds fresh, a little milky and complementing the figs well. Lovely with cheese and a glass of fortified wine!”
Fig orange cake with Chocolate: 1-star*
Some of our judges’comments write: “An impressive looking sweet with obvious pieces of fruit. The almonds give a good contrast of texture, the fruit is moist and full of flavour and the chocolate adds an interesting depth.”
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