The Great British Bake Off Season 01 Episode 05: Mousehole, Cornwall – Pastry Summary It’s the penultimate round and as the travelling marquee pitches up in the Cornish village of Mousehole, it’s time for the bakers to get to grips with the most difficult of all baking skills – pastry. They bake their own […]
The Great British Bake Off (season 1) The first collection of The Great British Bake Off first aired on BBC Two on 17 August 2010. Ten domestic bakers took part in a bake-off to test each issue of their baking talents as they battled to be topped the Great British Bake Off’s first-rate novice baker.
The Great British Bake Off Season 01 Episode 03: Perth, Sandwich, Kent – Bread Summary It is week three of the competition and the six remaining bakers are making bread in Kent. If they found cakes and biscuits challenging, it’s bread that’s considered the real test of a baker’s mettle. The Bake Off comes […]
The Great British Bake Off Season 01 Episode 03: Perth, Sandwich, Kent – Bread Summary It’s week four of and the remaining five bakers have travelled to Bakewell in Derbyshire. This time the bakers are reinventing an often neglected British classic – the pudding. This week the bakers must make their signature puddings, hot […]
The Great British Bake Off Season 01 Episode 02: Perth, Scotland – Biscuits Summary Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins take the eight passionate home bakers who made it through the first round to Scone Palace near Perth to make biscuits and teatime treats. The tent comes to Scone Palace in Perthshire, and the bakers […]
The Great British Bake Off Season 01 Episode 01: Kingham, Oxfordshire – Cake Summary This first show uncovers that Queen Victoria is responsible for Britain’s wedding cake tradition, that the Puritans tried to ban cake because it was too pleasurable, and that cake baking contributed to women’s liberation. The Great British Bake Off Show […]