Hevva cake is a traditional Cornish fruit-flavoured, slab-cake, reputed to have originated back in the days when huge shoals of pilchards came close in to the coast and were hauled ashore by villagers using seine nets.
A Huer or lookout was stationed high on the cliffs who would shout the obscure Cornish word "HEVVA" when a shoal was spotted. Great slabs of Hevva cake would then be baked by the women of the village to feed the returning fishermen and, in fact, the whole village when men, women and children would unite to prepare the harvest of the sea for shipping to market.
- Vegan & Gluten Free Options Available
- Suitable For Vegetarians
- 100% Natural Ingredients
- Handmade & Made To Order
- Pre-Order For Collection OR Delivery
Light Brown Sugar, Eggs, Vanilla, SF Flour, Milk, Mixed Dried Fruit
Rustic Cakes are made in a small kitchen where nuts, peanuts, eggs, milk, soya, sesame, sulphur dioxide and gluten are used. For this reason, we cannot guarantee they are free of these allergens. As a small team we take every precaution and steps necessary to ensure cross-contamination does not happen, however, there is always a risk that one of our products has encountered another product. Vegan and GF Alternatives can be produced using alternative Flours and Fats, please request if required.
Dispatched Tuesdays & Thursdays
We use Royal Mail to send our treats nationwide. We carefully package each item before leaving us, to make sure they’ll get to you safe and sound.
Our bespoke cakes are not available to be posted nationwide, but we have smaller postable cakes and plenty of goodies and small treats that are perfect for gifts and events that can be shipped around the UK.
Bespoke Celebration Cakes: Eco-friendly cardboard box.
Postal Sweet Treats: We pack the items tight inside the shipping box, that receives a Fragile sticker for extra care.
We confirm every order by e-mail, so you can see full details and keep track of it. If you did not receive a confirmation e-mail, first check your spam box to see if it got delivered there by mistake. If not, contact us at least 48 hours before your order is due to be delivered to confirm everything is alright.
Please ensure that your nominated collection date is shown on your confirmation email.
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