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Chocolate Aberffraw Biscuits – 180g box


Aberffraw biscuits are a Welsh shortbread pressed with the shape of a scallop shell and are said to be Britain’s oldest biscuit.

Legend has it that centuries ago a Welsh king was holding court in Aberffraw on Anglesey, North Wales. His wife was walking on the beach there and, seeing a pretty scallop shell, had a cake baked in its shape.

However, the true origin of the biscuit is the famouse Christian pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela in Spain. It is though that in about the 13th Century Welsh pilgrims began pressing shortbread with scallop shells as a symbol of the journey. We hope you enjoy this taste of history.

The Chocolate Aberffraw Biscuits are made with just good quality butter, flour, sugar and dark chocolate chips – making for a rich shortbread heavy with cocoa flavour.

Our biscuits are made with 12 months’ shelf life.


Ingredient Declaration:

WHEAT flour (wheat flour, calcium carbonate, iron, niacin, thiamin), salted butter (MILK), sugar, dark chocolate ((10%) cocoa mass, sugar, dextrose, emulsifier: SOYA lecithin), cocoa powder.

For allergens, including cereals containing gluten, see ingredients in bold


Allergen Declaration:

Wheat flour – Gluten

Salted butter – Milk

Chocolate drops – Soya

Nutritional Standards:

Per 100g
Energy (kJ) 2007
Energy (kCal) 480
Fat Total 26.9
Fat of which saturates 17
Carbohydrate total 53.4
Carbohydrate of which sugars 20.9
Protein 5.4
Salt 0.5


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