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Great British Bake Off – Patisserie Week


Episode eight of the Great British Bake Off, only five bakers remain in the kitchen. This week is patisserie week and we will find out whose choux is on the wrong foot and will leave the kitchen. Patisserie can be difficult so it will be interesting to see how the contestants cope with Mary and […]

Great British Bake Off – Victorian Week


Week Seven of the Great British Bake Off saw the bakers getting all Victorian as they headed back in history to cook recipes from this era.  As we head towards the final the recipes are getting more challenging and I was eager to see what Paul and Mary would throw at the contestants this week. […]

Great British Bake Off – Pastry Week


This week the seven remaining bakers tackle pastry. My idea of hell! The best I can do is open a packet of shortcrust or filo….and that is why I’m not in that tent! Signature bake – The judges have asked the bakers for a Frangipane tart with an open top using shortcrust pastry. Not a […]

The Great British Bake Off: Dessert Time With Crème Brûlées And Spanische Windtortes


It’s time for lots of scrummy desserts this week in the bakers’ tent and during the episode 144 desserts are going to be made….that’s a lot of pudding! Signature Bake – For the first task of the day Paul and Mary have asked the contestants to each make 12 identical crème brûlées. These can be of […]

When Will Series 6 Of The Great British Bake Off Return?


Speculation is mounting on when Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry will be back on our screens. Series 6 is due to start very soon and most news papers are talking about it as are Twitter users. To follow the latest on Twitter, keep an eye on #gbbo… In the mean time, The Telegraph does a […]

The Great British Bake Off is Back!


Oh, BBC you do like to tease us… Fans of cupcakes and all things sweet are already setting their timers for the next series of The Great British Bake Off, as the teaser video went viral this week. Laden with hints of confectioneries to come, and featuring a hungry-looking Mel Giedroyc, the video will undoubtedly […]

2014 Great British Bake Off Begins!


The Great British Bake Off is BACK! This year there are 30 challenges, 12 bakers and one title they are all vying for. It is set to be the best series yet with competitors from all walks of life including a builder, a graphic designer, a furniture restorer, an AS-level student and a construction engineer. […]

Great British Bake Off 2014


As we recently mentioned the Great British Bake Off is set to return to our screens next week on Wednesday 6th August on the BBC One. It is the fifth series of the hit baking competition and once again will be headed up by Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood with the very funny comedy duo […]

The Great Comic Relief Bake Off


The Great British Bake Off is back on our screens soon with a celebrity special for Comic Relief. The four-part special starting on the 21st January will see celebrities battling it out for The Great Comic Relief Bake Off crown and from what I have read it should be very amusing viewing! Each episode will see […]