Great British Bake Off ‘received Ofcom complaints’ after some viewers branded Japanese week ‘racist’

The Great British Bake Off has been been ‘hit with 15 Ofcom complaints’ after some viewers found this week’s theme ‘racist’. On Tuesday’s show the contestants were tasked with creating treats for ‘Japanese week’, with one amateur baker styling her goods to look like Pandas – leaving fans of the Channel 4 show offended. An … Read more Great British Bake Off ‘received Ofcom complaints’ after some viewers branded Japanese week ‘racist’

CHRISTOPHER STEVENS: Crumbs! Bake Off has swapped its joyful japes for biting barbs

CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews last night’s TV: Crumbs! Bake Off has swapped its joyful japes for biting barbs By Christopher Stevens for the Daily Mail Published: 02:34 GMT, 28 October 2020 | Updated: 02:34 GMT, 28 October 2020 The Great British Bake Off Rating: Escape To The Farm With Kate Humble Rating: This is where things … Read more CHRISTOPHER STEVENS: Crumbs! Bake Off has swapped its joyful japes for biting barbs

Bake Off star Prue Leith puts Cotswolds manor house on the market for £10million

It’s the Great British Sell-Off – Prue Leith has put her Cotswolds manor house on the market for £10 million. The celebrity chef has lived at Chastleton Glebe, Gloucestershire, since 1972, and she previously wanted to keep the honey-coloured Georgian building in the family. But the property – complete with its own lake, panoramic views … Read more Bake Off star Prue Leith puts Cotswolds manor house on the market for £10million

Great British Bake Off special: Puits d’Amour (‘Wells of Love’) 

Great British Bake Off special: Puits d’Amour (‘Wells of Love’) By Prue Leith Published: 00:02 GMT, 25 October 2020 | Updated: 00:02 GMT, 25 October 2020 PRUE LEITH  MAKES 9 1 portion rough puff pastry (find Prue’s foolproof puff pastry method under ‘browse all recipes’ at thegreatbritishbakeoff.co.uk) or 1 pack shop-bought puff pastry 4½ tsp demerara … Read more Great British Bake Off special: Puits d’Amour (‘Wells of Love’) 

Great British Bake Off special: Salted peanut millionaire shortbread 

Great British Bake Off special: Salted peanut millionaire shortbread By Liam Charles Published: 00:02 GMT, 25 October 2020 | Updated: 00:02 GMT, 25 October 2020 LIAM CHARLES, contestant 2017  MAKES 10-12 175g plain flour 90g rice flour or ground rice ¼ tsp fine sea salt 85g caster sugar 175g unsalted butter, chilled and diced ½ … Read more Great British Bake Off special: Salted peanut millionaire shortbread 

Great British Bake Off special: Wagon wheel biscuits 

Great British Bake Off special: Wagon wheel biscuits By Paul Hollywood Published: 00:02 GMT, 25 October 2020 | Updated: 00:02 GMT, 25 October 2020 PAUL HOLLYWOOD   MAKES 8 200g plain flour pinch of salt 150g salted butter, diced 75g caster sugar 1 tbsp vanilla paste 1 egg yolk 225g 70% dark chocolate, melted, to … Read more Great British Bake Off special: Wagon wheel biscuits 

Great British Bake Off special: Triple-layer berry Victoria sponge cake 

Great British Bake Off special: Triple-layer berry Victoria sponge cake By Candice Brown Published: 00:02 GMT, 25 October 2020 | Updated: 00:02 GMT, 25 October 2020 CANDICE BROWN, winner 2016  SERVES 10-12 335g self-raising flour 335g unsalted butter, softened 335g golden caster sugar 3 tsp baking powder 6 large eggs grated zest of 2 lemons … Read more Great British Bake Off special: Triple-layer berry Victoria sponge cake 

Great British Bake Off special: Sticky gingerbread loaf 

Great British Bake Off special: Sticky gingerbread loaf By Michael Chakraverty Published: 00:02 GMT, 25 October 2020 | Updated: 00:02 GMT, 25 October 2020 MICHAEL CHAKRAVERTY, contestant 2019  SERVES 12 250g plain flour 4 tsp ground ginger 140ml whole milk 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda 100g sunflower spread 100g dark muscovado sugar 100g golden syrup 100g … Read more Great British Bake Off special: Sticky gingerbread loaf 

Great British Bake Off special: Pina Colada roulade 

Great British Bake Off special: Pina Colada roulade By Ruby Bhogal Published: 00:02 GMT, 25 October 2020 | Updated: 00:02 GMT, 25 October 2020 RUBY BHOGAL, finalist 2018  SERVES 10 FOR THE MERINGUE 4 large egg whites 225g caster sugar 1 tsp white wine vinegar 50g sweetened desiccated coconut icing sugar, for dusting gold shimmer … Read more Great British Bake Off special: Pina Colada roulade