The all-new Great British Bake Off might have different presenters, a new judge and intermittent adverts, but one thing's for sure – there's going to be a lot of amazing baking on show. Keep up with the latest Bake Off news, read about each episode and peruse our baking recipes for some inspiration at home.

Great British Bake Off 2017

21 features

7 of our best ever biscuit recipes
7 of our best-ever biscuit recipes
7 of our best-ever biscuit recipes
by Pete Dreyer
29 August 2019
Ready for a biscuit baking session, but looking for inspiration? You’ve come to the right place. Check out some of our most popular biscuit recipes.
Great British Bake Off 2017: the final recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: the final recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: the final recap
by Howard Middleton
01 November 2017
The final three bakers battle it out to see who will be crowned champion of The Great British Bake Off 2017 – Howard Middleton lets us know how they fared.
5 of our most challenging baking showstoppers
5 of our most challenging baking showstoppers
5 of our most challenging baking showstoppers
by Great British Chefs
31 October 2017
A batch of cupcakes might look pretty, but for serious bakers a true work of art often takes hours of work, dozens of ingredients and a professional kitchen’s worth of equipment. Take a look at some of our toughest baking recipes and see if you’re up to the task.
Great British Bake Off 2017: pâtisserie week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: pâtisserie week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: pâtisserie week recap
by Howard Middleton
25 October 2017
Pâtisserie can make or break even the most accomplished baker – Howard Middleton keeps us up-to-date with the goings-on at this year's Bake Off semi-final.
5 of our prettiest pâtisserie recipes
5 of our prettiest pâtisserie recipes
5 of our prettiest pâtisserie recipes
by Great British Chefs
24 October 2017
These delicate confections might look impossible to recreate at home, but with a little patience and effort any home cook can achieve pâtisserie perfection. Take a look at the recipes, put some time aside this weekend and get ready to wow your friends.
Great British Bake Off 2017: forgotten bakes recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: forgotten bakes recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: forgotten bakes recap
by Howard Middleton
18 October 2017
The quarter-final of this year's Bake Off sees the five remaining bakers tackle the cakes and pies that time forgot. Howard Middleton lets us know how they fared.
Our favourite historical baking recipes
Our favourite historical baking recipes
Our favourite historical baking recipes
by Great British Chefs
17 October 2017
While avocado-based chocolate cakes, pandan-flavoured icing and high-tech wizardry might be the things that get all the headlines, it’s the traditional cakes and bakes of Britain that offer the most comforting flavour. Here are a few of our favourites.
Great British Bake Off 2017: Italian week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: Italian week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: Italian week recap
by Howard Middleton
11 October 2017
It's Italian week for the first time ever in the Bake Off tent. Howard Middleton sees which bakers are able to produce a Mediterranean showstopper.
Our favourite Italian baking recipes
Our favourite Italian baking recipes
Our favourite Italian baking recipes
by Great British Chefs
10 October 2017
Release your inner nonna, dust your countertop with flour and get ready to create a pastry and dough-filled feast that transports you to the sunny climes of Italia with these delicious Italian bakes.
Great British Bake Off 2017: pastry week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: pastry week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: pastry week recap
by Howard Middleton
04 October 2017
It's pastry week in the Bake Off tent, and the remaining seven bakers are tested on their pie-making skills. Howard Middleton lets us know how it went.
PIES
6 of our best-ever pie recipes
6 of our best-ever pie recipes
by Great British Chefs
03 October 2017
Have a penchant for pies? These six recipes will fill your kitchen with heady scents and bring the family together round the dinner table in an instant.
Great British Bake Off 2017: pudding week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: pudding week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: pudding week recap
by Howard Middleton
27 September 2017
Puddings make a triumphant return to the Bake Off tent, but they can be tougher than they look to make. Howard Middleton takes a look at how the remaining contestants fared.
Five top trifles
5 of our tastiest trifle recipes
5 of our tastiest trifle recipes
by Great British Chefs
26 September 2017
Trifle is due a comeback, after being relegated into retro pudding territory. Create layer upon layer of sweet flavour by following one of our favourite trifle recipes.
Great British Bake Off 2017: caramel week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: caramel week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: caramel week recap
by Howard Middleton
20 September 2017
It's caramel week for the first time ever in the Bake Off tent – Howard Middleton lets us know if it was a sweet idea or left everyone feeling sickly.
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6 of our sweetest caramel recipes
6 of our sweetest caramel recipes
by Great British Chefs
18 September 2017
Salted, in a sauce or whipped up into a mousse – however it's served, caramel is guaranteed to bring a smile to your face. Here are six of our favourite recipes that make the most of this golden wonder.
Great British Bake Off 2017: bread week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: bread week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: bread week recap
by Howard Middleton
13 September 2017
Can the contestants prove their worth in this series' bread week? Howard Middleton keeps us up to date with all the happenings in the Bake Off tent.
10 beautiful bread recipes
10 beautiful bread recipes
10 beautiful bread recipes
by Great British Chefs
11 September 2017
Nothing beats the smell of freshly-baked bread in the kitchen. See how the UK's best chefs bake their own and follow these ten bread recipes for a loaf that's guaranteed to please.
Great British Bake Off 2017: biscuit week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: biscuit week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: biscuit week recap
by Howard Middleton
06 September 2017
Week two in the Bake Off tent sees the eleven remaining contestants battle it out with biscuits – including a showstopper you can play with before you eat. Howard Middleton gives us the low-down.
Great British Bake Off 2017: cake week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: cake week recap
Great British Bake Off 2017: cake week recap
by Howard Middleton
30 August 2017
Bake Off is back, and while it might have changed channels it still has its quintessentially British charm. Luckily, we've got Howard Middleton (of series four fame) to offer his unique look at the debut episode.
Inspirational cake recipes to get ready for Bake Off
7 inspirational cake recipes to get ready for Bake...
7 inspirational cake recipes to get ready for Bake Off
by Great British Chefs
29 August 2017
It might have have switched channels and have some new faces to get familiar with, but Bake Off is back for 2017! Here are seven incredible cakes to get you in the mood for flour-dusted hands and intense oven-watching.
Great British Bake Off 2017: meet the contestants
Great British Bake Off 2017: meet the contestants
Great British Bake Off 2017: meet the contestants
by Great British Chefs
22 August 2017
As Bake Off heads into unchartered waters on Channel 4, this year’s batch of contestants are said to be the best yet. Here are the twelve hopefuls looking to prove their baking prowess.