After nine weeks of entertaining baking, we were down to the final episode of Great British Bake Off. Nine million people were on the edge of their seats as the results were announced. Who would take home the prize & title of Britain's best amateur baker for 2013?
It was all very French in the semi finals of Great British Bake Off. We saw creative canapes, beautiful bavarois and a showstopping Opera cake to finish! Discover who was Star Baker and who left in this important week.
Baking “without” was the theme for week 8. We saw wheat free loaves, dairy free cakes, and perhaps the most humour free episode too! Discover what happened in the quarter finals.
As the contestants entered the tent this week, there was a tense look about them all. One man left in the competition, hopes pinned on pastry. It was really all about Glenn from the start. Discover what happened in our recap
Sweet dough was this week’s theme on Great British Bake Off with tea loaves, beautiful buns and brioche and a twirly whirly technical challenge in the form of an Apricot Couronne. Discover who was star baker and who had to leave the tent this week.
A fantastic theme as we approach the halfway mark of the series - the good old fashioned traybake, beautiful biscuits and the technical challenge of making tuiles. How did the bakers fare?
Just as the weather is getting colder, we have a tonne of on-screen inspiration for the ultimate comfort food – pies and tarts. Urvashi Roe, food writer and contestant from 2011, gives us the lowdown on this week’s show.
This week's Great British Bake Off saw the focus on desserts, with perfect petit fours, terrific trifles and illuminating iles flottantes. There was also the question of whether we'd lose one or two bakers.
Week two of Great British Bake Off saw the focus on bread, with dozens of bread sticks, mighty muffins and showstopper loaves. Urvashi Roe, food writer and contestant from 2011, gives us the lowdown on the second week.
Tuesday nights are once again filled with baking pleasure as Great British Bake Off returned for a 4th series. Former BakeOff contestant, Urvashi Roe, will be blogging for us, but for now Mecca gives a run down of highlights of the first episode.
Look out for weekly blog posts for Great British Chefs from series two contestant Urvashi Roe. In the meantime we review highlights of last year's Great British Bake Off and look ahead to what's in store for 2013