Tag : Great British Bake Off

Tensions Rise as ‘Bake Off’ Draws to a Close

11 months ago / 0 comments

And​ ​so,​ ​it​ ​is​ ​that​ ​time​ ​of​ ​year​ ​again​ ​where​ ​the​ ​nights​ ​have​ ​begun​ ​to​ ​draw​ ​in​ ​and the​ ​prospect​ ​of​ ​going​ ​out​ ​after​ ​an​ ​intense​ ​two​ ​weeks​ ​of​ ​freshers​ ​fun​ ​is​ ​completely repulsive.​ ​So​ ​what​ ​better​ ​way​ ​to​ ​detox​ ​by​ ​gathering​ ​round​ ​the​ ​television​ ​and enjoying​ ​the​ ​final​ ​stages​ … Read More

Great British Bake Off: Christmas Masterclass

3 years ago / 0 comments

Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood were back on our screens last Thursday for a Great British Bake Off Masterclass. Watching them cooking and joking together did feel a bit like sneaking into the staffroom at school. Taking it in turns to cook, Mary began with a simple but effective pavlova … Read More

Food | Fresh Slice – Great British Bake Off Special

4 years ago / 0 comments

Whisks at the ready. Ovens on. The Great British Bake Off is back for a fifth series. Over ten, tense weeks, twelve contestants will pipe, glaze and of course bake, all under the icy-blue gaze of Paul Hollywood. To keep yourself busy until tonight, why not have a go at … Read More

TV | Paul Hollywood's Pies & Puds

5 years ago / 0 comments

Hot on the heels of the Great British Bake Off final arrives this new offering from the silver fox himself, Paul Hollywood. Pies and Puds explores Hollywood’s long standing love of baking and features some of the blue eyed maestro’s favourite recipes. The series begins, fittingly enough for this paper, … Read More

Comment | Bake takes the cake

5 years ago / 0 comments

Last Wednesday morning I found myself hunched over my bag, blocking my ears in the middle of Leeds Student Medical Practice. Was I nervously awaiting the results of a chlamydia test or some other form of medical examination? No, I was in fact merely following the instructions of the cheery … Read More

The Cookbook Review: The Great British Bake Off Showstoppers by Linda Collister

6 years ago / 0 comments

  For all those keen bakers and cake-lovers out there, the last couple of months have provided endless excitement and entertainment, courtesy of BBC2’s return of The Great British Bake-Off. This year the standards seemed higher than ever, with heightened drama in the Bake Off kitchen; from heatwaves to knife … Read More

What's On: The Great British Bake-Off

6 years ago / 0 comments

  Who’d have thought that a show about baking could be so exciting? Catherine Cloughley delves into the reality show with a difference. For the past ten weeks, The Great British Bake Off, or GBBO, has not only had the Jamie Oliver clan glued to the television but created a … Read More