Britannia Nut & Raisin Romance Cake Review - Mishry
britannia nut & raisin romance cake review

Britannia Nut & Raisin Romance Cake Review: Lip-smacking & Gooey

Britannia Nuts & Raisins Romance Cake has a soft texture and tastes delicious. This cake can be enjoyed as a quick tea-time snack. Read on below to know more about this romance cake.

Mishry Ratings

Taste
4 / 5
4
Texture
4 / 5
4
3.67
GOOD!

Summary

Britannia Nuts & Raisins Romance Cake is moist on the outside, has a citrusy flavor and a well-balanced sweetness. We would have loved it if the almonds tasted a bit crunchy.

Cakes make for a sure-shot treat to our taste buds. Over the years, more and more brands are seen coming up with packaged sliced cakes. These cakes are ideally meant to be served with your evening tea or make for a quick indulgence to satisfy sweet cravings. From tutti-frutti cakes to nutty variants, you will come across several varieties in these packaged sliced cakes. 

Britannia offers a massive range of veg and non-veg sliced cakes with different flavors. Some of the popular ones include – chocolate, orange, pineapple, fruit cake, and vanilla cake.

At Mishry HQ, we reviewed four variants from the Britannia’s Gobble  range earlier. Britannia Nuts & Raisins Romance Cake is among its new entrants and is filled with the goodness of nuts and raisins. This cake is a delicious amalgamation of almonds and chewy raisins.

How delicious are these cakes? Let us decode in our Britannia Nut & Raisin Romance Cake review.

Britannia Nut & Raisin Romance Cake – Everything You Need To Know

britannia nut and raisin romance cake
The outer packaging of the Britannia Nut & Raisin Romance cake

Britannia Nut & Raisin Romance Cake will pair up perfectly with a hot cup of latte, cappuccino or tea. In this section, find out everything about this cake, from the packaging to the overall texture and taste.  

1. Packaging

The Britannia Nut & Raisin Romance cake comes in brown color packaging. The cake is placed in a tray, and is divided into 5 thick slices. 

2. Ingredients

The ingredients used in this cake include – Refined wheat flour (maida), eggs, sugar, edible hydrogenated veg oil and palmolein oil, raisins (8.8%), humectant (420 and 422), orange peel, almonds (2.7%), maltose syrup, invert syrup, butter (1.7%), milksolids, cake gel (emulsifiers and stabilizer 471, 477), humectant 420 (i), raising agents (341 (i), 450 (i) and 500 (ii), baking powder, iodized salt and preservatives (202 and 282).

Contains permitted natural (150 C and 150 D) and synthetic 110,102, 122, 132 and 133, food colors and added flavors (natural, nature identical and artificial (milk, plum, fruit and vanilla) flavoring substances .

Contains wheat, eggs, nuts and milk. Polyols may have a laxative effect.

3. Taste

Starting with the sweetness of these cakes, it is well balanced and does not get overpowering. The orange rinds add a nice citrus flavor to these cakes and balance the sweet taste. There is a prominent flavor of citrus that is present in every bite.

Despite the usage of eggs in the cake, the taste does not feel eggy. We expected the almonds to add a nice crunch to this cake. Instead, the crunch from the nuts is rather subtle. 

4. Aroma 

The aroma of this cake is citrusy. 

5. Texture

Texture is an essential aspect of reviewing any packaged cake. Texture-wise, the Britannia Nuts & Raisins Romance cake was soft and moist. 

The presence of raisins adds a lovely soft texture to the cake’s exterior.  However, we did feel that the texture was a bit crumbly. 

6. Appearance

The slices of this cake were thick, which is typically not seen in many packaged cakes. We were able to see visible pieces of raisins and almonds spread evenly throughout the cake.  

7. After Taste

After taste is the feeling we experience post indulging in any food item. The after-taste of the Britannia Nut & Raisins Romance cake was zesty and citrusy. 

8. Nutritional Facts

Below is the nutritional information of the Britannia Nuts & Raisins Romance Cake per 100 gm : 

 

Parameters  Nutritional Information
Carbohydrates  56 gm 
Fat  18 gm 
Energy  410 kcal 
Protein  6 gm 

9. Price

A 140-gm pack of the Britannia Nuts & Raisin Romance cake is priced at INR 50.

Britannia Nut & Raisin Romance Cake – Detailed Review

Here’s a short table detailing a few information regarding the Britannia Nut & Raisin Romance Cake 

 

Parameters  Britannia Nut & Raisin Romance Cake
Main Ingredients 
  • Refined wheat flour
  • Eggs
  • Edible Hydrogenated veg oil & palmolein oil
  • Raisins (8.8%)
  • Almonds (2.7 %)
  • Orange peel 
Price  INR 50 
Net Quantity   140 gm 
Calorie Intake (per 100 gm) 410 kcal

 

The Britannia Nuts & Raisins Romance cake comes well packed in a tray. The 140 gm pack has 5 thick slices of the cake. On opening the pack, we could sniff a strong zesty aroma. 

The cake was moist and had a balanced sweet taste. There was a prominent flavor of citrus felt as we tasted the cake. However, the presence of nuts did not add much crunch to the overall texture.

The raisins tasted nice and gave a soft and moist bite. The nuts were present throughout the cake and did not settle at the bottom.

nut and raisin romance cake packaging
This cake was nicely placed in a tray pack!
nut and raisin romance cake on a plate
The look of the cake after removing it from the pack
overhead look of nut and raisin romance cake on a plate
The Britannia Nuts & Raisin Romance cake has a moist texture!
closer look at nut and raisin romance cake
The slices of this cake were thick!

Features

  • The MRP of the 140 gm pack is Rs. 50 
  • It contains 5 thick slices of the cake 
  • The cake are well placed inside a tray
  • The Britannia Nuts & Raisins romance cake contains eggs.  
  • Shelf Life : Best before 4 months from packaging
  • It contains 8.8% raisins and 2.7% of almonds

Likes

  • The texture of the cake was moist. 
  • It lends a soft bite due to the presence of raisins 
  • It has well-balanced sweetness 
  • The aroma of vanilla and fresh raisins was appetizing!
  • We liked the citrusy flavor of the cake 

Dislikes

  • We expected the almonds to add a crunch. However, the crunchiness of the nuts was on the lower side. 

Best Suited For

For all your sweet cravings, the Britannia Nuts & Raisins Romance cake can be given a try. You can also pair it with a hot cup of tea or coffee. 

These cakes are well packed, which makes them ideal for carrying while traveling.  This cake is perfect for indulging in during a winter evening and sipping in some hot coffee by the side.

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some interesting FAQs on Britannia Nut & Raisin Romance Cake

1. Is this Britannia cake healthy to consume? 

The Britannia cake contains ingredients such as refined wheat flour, sugar, invert syrup, and palm olein oil which might not make it a healthy option for regular consumption. However, it is a delicious variant to indulge in for occasional consumption.

2. How many cakes are there in each 140g pack?

The 140 gm pack includes 5 thick slices of the cake. 

3. Is this Britannia cake eggless?

No, this Britannia cake contains eggs. 

4. Can this cake be consumed by diabetic patients?

In addition to sugar and raisins, this cake contains maltose syrup and invert syrup, commonly used as sweeteners in packaged foods. Hence, diabetic patients should consult their physician.

Final Verdict

britannia nut and raisin romance cake review
The nuts present in the cake were evenly distributed

Britannia Nut & Raisins Romance Cake has a moist texture and contains a prominent flavor of citrus. We enjoyed our overall experience of reviewing this romance cake and give it a big thumbs up! You can have it with tea or indulge in them to satisfy your sweet cravings. 

Will you give the Britannia Nut & Raisins Romance Cake a try? Do drop in your comments and let us know how your experience turned out.

If you do agree with our review, please give it a thumbs up! And, tell us which one is your favorite from this list. If you don’t, please tell us why!

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