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Cake Week

Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins are joined by twelve new amateur bakers. The competition begins with three cake-making challenges devised by Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood.

Twelve new amateur bakers don their aprons and head for the iconic tent in the heart of the British countryside. Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins are back, as are Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood, who have devised 30 new challenges to test the bakers' knowledge, skill and creativity.

The competition begins with cake week. The group first take on a British classic and are then faced with Mary's technical challenge - a popular little cake with a fatless sponge and tricky chocolate work. Finally, the bakers have the opportunity to show the judges what they can do with their showstopper.

The best of the bunch will be crowned star baker, while one contestant will be leaving the tent.

1 hour

Last on

Tue 6 Sep 2016 00:45

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Role Contributor
Presenter Mel Giedroyc
Presenter Sue Perkins
Judge Mary Berry
Judge Paul Hollywood
Executive Producer Sarah Thomson-Woolley
Executive Producer Richard McKerrow
Director Andy Devonshire
Production Company Love Productions


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