The Cake Tasting Club Review by Jasmine – June 2018

The cake tasting club creations were whispering sweet nothings to me all the way from The Cake Tasting Clubs HQ kitchen that has 5 stars for cleanliness, the photographs they have on their website as well as their social channels were so visually appealing my stomach growled. All the products are baked by hand in The Cake Tasting Club HQ kitchen and as I said above & in my live they have a 5* cleanliness rating. I want to say a massive thank you to Dom & Vikki for sending me this box to unbox as well as review, it has been fun.

The Cake Tasting Club use traditional family recipes that have been handed down for that perfect taste. The box is letterbox friendly so no waiting at home on the postman.

Please remember this review is my own personal opinion from my taste palette so even if I wasn’t blown away with the taste of something you may be, or I may be blown away and you won’t as everyone has their own tastes.

If you missed my live unboxing watch it here:

Payments are taken on the 1st of the month & boxes are sent on the 3rd

BoXession Exclusive Discount Code CAKETRIAL makes your first classic box only £9.99 that’s saving you £5.01

Reoccurring Monthly Payment Subscription prices are:

  • Classic Box £15.00

(4 portions – 1 cake slice, 2 × brownie slices and biscuits/cookies. The classic box also includes 1 × free individually wrapped tea, tasting notes and a recipe card)

  • Cake for one £8.00

(2 mini portions cake/brownie slice and or cookies/biscuits)

Gift Subscriptions

(If you tell The Cake Tasting Club what occasion the gift is for they can possibly add things like a handwritten note, confetti, balloons and so on)

Classic Box Gift Subscription

  • 1 × month £18.00
  • 3 × month £49.99
  • 6 × month  £94.99
  • 12 × month £174.99

Cake for One Gift Subscription

  • 1× month £9.50
  • 3× month £26.99
  • 6× month £49.99
  • 12× month £94.99

Mini Brownies Box £9.50

4 portions of brownie

Free UK Shipping

You can also purchase gift cards from £5 to £175

So, let’s look at the box I received


The Classic Box

This box slid through my letter box straight into my home so no weird interaction with the postman was needed. Once opened I was greeted by some confetti and a card from Dom & Vikki, so I was very touched and the beautiful black paper with the logo printed sticker just made it all perfect.

Raspberry and White Chocolate Cake

The cake is visually stunning and tastes like birthday cake and the icing reminds my partner and I of baking with our parents as the icing tastes a bit like cake mix in a bowl. The cake was just perfect, not too dry or sweet.

Salted Caramel Pretzel Brownie

This brownie had got all my hopes up but personally I felt like it was missing something. The brownie was gooey and had a slight salty taste to it, but I couldn’t taste the caramel and my pretzel had lost it’s crunch. I think It would be best eaten with a good cuppa

Blueberry Brownie

The blueberry brownie was very gooey and nice when paired with a cold refreshing class of milk. I advise maybe cutting into smaller portions.

Lemon, Elderflower and White Chocolate Shortbread

These four shortbread rounds are worth the £15 all by themselves, I did not share these as I just couldn’t part with them nor stop eating them. These are a dangerous sweet treat especially as the person who made them has perfected the recipe and time of baking. The shortbread was crumbling, just literally falling apart making my mouth water. The taste reminds me of lemon meringue pie so sweet with a hint of lemon just the perfect summer biscuit.

My Final Verdict

I loved this box especially sharing with my hubby to be and our two-year-old daughter Ariana-Joy. I think it’s the perfect gift or great for if you have a monthly afternoon tea with family/friends. I would buy this, and I am so excited to make my own shortbread using the recipe card.

 Thank you for reading my review

Jasmine,  BoXession Blogger

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