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McVitie's Jaffa Cakes (BBE 17/12/22)


Product Description

  • Definitely not a biscuit, the McVitie's Jaffa Cake is often consumed in similar circumstances; with a cup of tea, as a mid-afternoon snack, as part of a lunch-box taken to work/school, etc… Consisting of a small sponge base, topped with a sharp, tangy orange jelly and half-coated with dark, crispy chocolate they are light, extremely tasty and (after a long legal process) comprehensively not a biscuit (for UK tax purposes). Pack of 12 cakes.



Glucose-Fructose Syrup, Dark Chocolate (19%) [Sugar, Cocoa Mass, Vegetable Fats (Palm, Shea), Butter Oil (Milk), Cocoa Butter, Emulsifiers (Soya lecithin, E476), Natural Flavouring], Sugar, Flour (Wheat Flour, Calcium, Iron, Niacin Thiamin), Whole Egg, Water, Dextrose, Concentrated Orange Juice, Glucose Syrup, Vegetable Oils (Sunflower, Palm), Humectant (Glycerine), Gelling Agent (Pectin), Acid (Citric Acid), Raising Agents (Ammonium Bicarbonate, Disodium Diphosphate, Sodium Bicarbonate), Dried Whole Egg, Acidity Regulator (Sodium Citrates), Natural Orange Flavouring, Colour (Curcumin), Emulsifier (Soya Lecithin), Product contains the equivalent of 8% Orange Juice

Nutritional Information

  • For allergens, including cereals containing gluten, see ingredients in bold.
  • Suitable for Vegetarians


Store in a cool, dry place. Once opened, store in an airtight container.

Number of uses

Typical number of cakes per pack: 12

Recycling info

Box - Recyclable

Name and address

  • (UK): Freepost McVitie's,
  • UK
  • (Outside UK): UB Snackfoods Ireland Ltd.,
  • 33 - 36 Northwood Court,
  • Freepost FDN5292,
  • Dublin 9,
  • Ireland.

Net Contents

12 x Jaffa Cakes


Typical ValuesPer 100gPer Cake (12.2g)
Energy (kJ)1590194
of which Saturates4.0g0.5g
of which Sugars50.2g6.1g
Typical number of cakes per pack: 10--
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