Waitrose shoppers are all about the finer things in life.
The only issue is that sometimes everything is a little too lovely at the supermarket, meaning our shopping trolleys (and our bellies) can get a little fuller than anticipated.
The store’s selection of sweet treats can often tempt shoppers. And this one in particular has certainly got them talking…
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Posting on a social media page dedicated to the supermarket, one shopper shared a picture of the Waitrose & Partners white chocolate and raspberry cake.
The website describes it as a “Madeira sponge filled with raspberry jam, covered with white chocolate buttercream, finished with white chocolate decorations and freeze-dried raspberry pieces”.
So, pretty luxury if you ask us.
While other shoppers in the group agreed it was “delicious”, they did identify a problem…
The front of the packaging clearly states that the cake “serves 14”. But shoppers weren’t convinced…
“I think they missed the hyphen out. What they meant was feeds 1 – 4,” one shopper said.
“Considering I’ve nearly eaten a whole panettone on my own this week, that looks like a single portion,” another commented.
“Not everyone has to have an equal slice…” another pointed out.
“I beg to differ” one simply added.
One suggested rubbing out the ‘4’ to make the servings a little more manageable. Another said: “Just grab a spoon and growl at anyone who gets too close!”
Current lockdown restrictions mean you can’t meet with 13 others anyway. So while sharing is caring, you definitely have an excuse to keep the sweet treats to yourself for the time being…
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