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Inspiration for your garden centre cafe: Top 5 classic cakes

Inspiration for your garden centre cafe: Top 5 classic cakes

Want your garden centre to be a fun day out? It’s certainly a traditional Sunday afternoon trip that can be enjoyed by the whole family, young and old. With a cafe, it could be a real treat. You just need a stellar offering of cakes and bites to eat and you’re good to go. Get inspired and discover your new best-selling bakes for your garden centre right here.

Award-winning Sticky Ginger Cake

A delightful winter warmer, our sticky ginger cake is a Great Taste Award-winner. A moist ginger cake with a fresh, zesty lemon and ginger soak, topped with a rich Belgian white chocolate and lemon frosting. As if that wasn’t enough, your customers can enjoy a deliciously sweet caramelised biscuit crumb finish. If you ask us, the frosting makes this ginger cake the cream of the crop. It’s a feast for the tastebuds and has a mouthwatering appeal.

Victoria Sponge Cake

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Classically light, airy and sweet – our Victoria sponge cake is a delight for all ages. Crafted with buttercream frosting, tart raspberry jam and light layers of vanilla cake – Yum!

Carrot Cake

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Carrot certainly feels like an ingredient that wouldn’t naturally pair well with cake, but it does! In fact it’s a classic favourite for cake lovers old and young. This particular carrot cake recipe features soft carrot cake packed with sweet and juicy sultanas, and walnuts. This is all finished off with a delightful Belgian white chocolate buttercream, decorated with nibbed walnuts.

Award-winning Caramel Shortbread

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Yet another award-winning classic, this caramel shortbread recipe comes with a gorgeous buttery shortbread base topped with delicious caramel and finished with an indulgent layer of Belgian milk chocolate. This one is also available as a vegan and gluten-free option.

Caramelised Banana Nut Loaf Cake

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This fresh banana nut loaf comes with nibbed walnuts topped with a caramelised walnut, pecan and dried banana topping. It’s a home-baking classic that your customers can enjoy when they visit your garden centre.

Shop wholesale brownies and cakes

Ready to order wholesale brownies for your garden centre? We hope this list of classic cakes has inspired you. We have plenty more recipes for you to choose from. Sign up to our wholesale cakes service and place your order today.

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Nancy Mercala

Brand & Sales Manager Nancy has been with Cakehead for three years and is a bubbly member of the team. Starting out studying food marketing management at university, she is now our brand and sales manager. No two days are the same, and she enjoys the wide variety of tasks. Her favourite cake is the caramel crispie.