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Saturday, 12 October 2019  |  Dave

Ordered and they arrived well packaged within 48 hours. Mints are excellent and well on the way to eating them all!

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Thursday, 3 October 2019  |  Ken

I can't praise this company or their products highly enough. Easy to use website made ordering easy followed by prompt delivery and a very high quality product well packaged and really good value for money I cannot find fault with anything

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Saturday, 28 September 2019  |  Michelle

Really excited to try these sweets so hard to get them with chewy centre would highly recommended

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Pontefract Cakes (Original Liquorice)

Pontefract Cakes (Original Liquorice)
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Brand:  Treasure Island Sweets



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Pontefract cakes - the original soft eating liquorice sweet in the shape of an old coin stamped with the seal of approval. Did you know these have been around since the 1648 Siege of Pontefract when liquorice was grown behind the homes of the residents. Each 250g bag contains about sixty sweets.

  • Also available to buy in a mega saving bulk 3kg bag packed full of pontefract sweets
  • 60 sweets approx per 250g bag
  • 720 sweets in a bulk 3Kg bag approx
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Perfect just as we remember them
Wednesday, 17 March 2021  | 

Speedy delivery and taste perfection, takes me back 40 years. Had tried Haribos version not a patch on these.

Delighted Great Granny
Monday, 8 February 2021  | 

My 92yr old mum said these were her favourite sweets from way back. I found the original on your site and sent her some, she was thrilled. Thank you

Great Value Sweets
Friday, 4 December 2020  | 

I always enjoyed Pontefract cakes and these did not disappoint being every bit as good I remember and excellent value

Very tasty!
Saturday, 14 November 2020  | 

Great product delivered really promptly! will be buying more soon!!

Always fast and fresh
Saturday, 24 October 2020  | 

Love this company. Fab selection of sweets and chocolate, delivered really quickly and always fresh.

Wednesday, 2 September 2020  | 

I love liquorice and this hits the spot

Saturday, 8 February 2020  | 

Old favourite, enjoyed immensely

pontefract cakes
Monday, 2 December 2019  | 

very good product and tasty the taste is the same as I tasted a long time ago.

Taveners Pontefract Cakes
Friday, 14 April 2017  | 

They smelt delicious but part of a present so I can't comment on their taste.

Taveners Pontefract Cakes
Wednesday, 30 November 2016  | 

I remember these from my childhood! Delicious!

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Treacle, Glucose Syrup, Corn Flour, Modified Potato Starch, Invert Sugar Syrup, wheat Flour ( with added calcium, iron, niacin, thiamin), Liquorice Extract, Vegetable Oil. Contains wheat.

For allergens please see ingredients in bold.

Due to the manufacturing process we are unable to guarantee that any of our products are free from traces of gluten or nuts unless specifically stated.

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