The Great British Bake Off

Posted on 28/07/15

It’s that time of year again, where we sit in anticipation, watching the hopeful contestants bake their hearts out, rising to the weekly challenges in hope to be crowned The Great British Bake Off champion!



The bakers have been whittled down from 16,000 applicants to just 12, through vigorous interview processes & auditions. The variety of contestants this year are the certainly the key ingredients for an entertaining series.

Tune into BBC 1 on Wednesday 5th August for the 6th series of the Great British Bake Off, and watch the 12 new contestants take to the stage for the first time. The first show will see the contestants baking a Madeira cake, the classic 1970s Black Forest gateau as well as, the frosted walnut cake. With other weeks involving more complex baking skills such as pastries, bread & pies.

With the Great British Bake Off back, the nation will be inspired & excited to get baking! So why not perfect your baking skills on one of our Great British Bake Off Cookery Courses with previous years Bake Off Contestants. Learn how to make Blueberry Cheesecake Eclair’s with Luis Troyano, create sweet & savoury breads with Ruth Clemens, perfect your light, crisp choux pastry with Brendan Lynch & Master Macarons with Beca Lynn Pirkis.

We’re all excited to see the show back on our screens, with some top tips from Paul Hollywood & Mary Berry, as well as comical banter & commentary courtesy of Mel & Sue.


The Bakers have been released. We all want a slice of the action. But for now now all we can do is wait for the show to begin!


If you would like more information about any of our Great British Bake Off Cookery Courses we offer then please visit our website or give us a call on 01283 810 275.