The Great Canadian Baking Show Season 02 Episode 03 Descriprion For the Signature Challenge, the bakers had to produce two loaves (or 12 pieces) of a quick bread (a bread which does not use yeast) along with a homemade spread in one and a half hours. The Technical Challenge required to the bakers to create […]
The second season of The Great Canadian Baking Show premiered on CBC Television on September 19, 2018. Ten amateur bakers competed over eight weeks of challenges throughout the competition for the title. Canadian actor and television personality Dan Levy and Canadian-British actress Julia Chan returned as hosts, with French-born Canadian chef Bruno Feldeisen and Canadian-Australian pastry chef Rochelle Adonis also returning as judges. For the second season, producer Marike Emery stated that the audition process prioritized “skill over personality” and that the tasks would be more challenging than the first season.
After eight weeks of competition, Andrei Godoroja was crowned the winner with Sachin Seth and Megan Stasiewich as runners-up.
This was also the last season for hosts Dan Levy and Julia Chan, as well as judge Rochelle Adonis.
The Great Canadian Baking Show Season 02 Episode 04 Descriprion For the Signature challenge, the bakers were given 2 hours to craft 24 hand pies. They could fashion and flavour the hand pies any way they wished, but they also had to accompany the pies with a complementary dipping sauce. In the Technical challenge, the […]
The Great Canadian Baking Show Season 02 Episode 02 Descriprion For the Signature challenge, the bakers had to make 24 dessert bars with at least 3 distinct layers in two hours. For the Technical Challenge, bakers had to make 18 digestive biscuits topped with tempered chocolate in 1 hour 30 minutes. In the Showstopper Challenge, […]
The Great Canadian Baking Show Season 02 Episode 07 Descriprion The Pâtisserie Signature Challenge had the bakers make a mille crêpes cake: a cake built of at least 25 layered crêpes with a sweet filling between the layers, in two hours. For the Technical Challenge, they had two hours, 15 minutes to make 12 miniature […]
The Great Canadian Baking Show Season 02 Episode 05 Descriprion For the Signature Challenge, the bakers were asked to make a fruit-filled slab pie: a shallow pie that is rectangular rather than round, baked in a rimmed baking sheet pan or jelly roll pan, in two hours and 15 minutes. The Technical Challenge gave them […]
The Great Canadian Baking Show Season 02 Episode 08 Descriprion For the Signature challenge the finalists had two and a half hours to make 24 mini Swiss rolls, in two flavours. The Technical Challenge was to produce a Swedish Princess cake in two hours and 15 minutes. For the final showstopper, the bakers had to […]
The Great Canadian Baking Show Season 02 Episode 01 Descriprion The inaugural Signature Challenge had the bakers make an upside-down fruit cake with any ingredients of their choosing to put “on top,” with two hours to create it. The Technical Challenge involved the bakers creating an orange chiffon cake – along with an orange glaze […]
The Great Canadian Baking Show Season 02 Episode 06 Descriprion In the quarterfinal Signature Challenge, the bakers were given two hours to create a tart with tempered chocolate decorations. The tart itself could be any shape or flavour as long as chocolate was the “star” ingredient. The uniquely time-sensitive nature of the Technical Challenge, one […]