Great British Bake Off 2020Watch
Who's excited? Anyone happy to see Matt Lucas as a host?
also got more minority representation (2 afro-carribean bakers, 2 muslim bakers, an amputee),
So hyped for this. Sandy was great and I feel like Matt Lucas is a worthy successor
Dave, 30 yo
just bought 1st house with GF, strengths are breads /mirror glazes. hobbies include cars, DIY and taking dogs and cats for walks
Hermine, 39 years old
from Benin and moved to UK in 2001. strengths include french patisserie (particularly millefeuille, eclairs and entrements), sourdough and jam. Trainee accountant.
Laura, 31, Gravesend
strengths are dainty stuff and decoration (particulalrly buttercream flowers). performer at local theatre and volunteers for samaritans.
Lottie, 31, Lancaster
produces pantomime, enjoys yoga, gamign and viking metal (think scandanavian death metal)
Loriea, 27, Durham
originally from Jamaica but moved to the UK when she was 15. Strengths are Jamaican patties and macrame (ie lacework / latticework). works as a radiographer
strengths are british classics and home-comfort food, particularly sausage rolls. fishes with husband for mackarel and mullet and grows her own plants. Works as a support worker.
strengths are pastry (particularly shortcrust) and eid celebrations (notably the asian biscuit Nankhatai). works as an accountant for a housing association. Is a beekeeper and produces his own honey.
Marc, 51, Leicester
Took up baking to cope with losing his leg in 2016. Works as a support worker and is a single parent. strengths include french pastries.
Mark, 32, Northern Ireland
Experimental using influences from irish, african and asian food. Works as a project manager for public health research programmes. hobbies include wildlife and traveling with his wife.
Peter, 20, Edinburgh
Enjoys cooking with Scottish ingredients including berries, whiskey, oats and honey. National level Badminton player and studying accounting and finance at university.
Rowan, 55, Worcestershire
Enjoys baking french patisserie and enjoys complex, layered cakes, as well as recreating georgian era recipes from 1700s. fitness enthusiast who swims a mile a day, cycles and rides horses and enjoys 1700s british history. Works as a Music Teacher.
Sura, 31, London
. experiments with flavours from her heritage (Turkey, Iraq, Iran, Syria, India). Works as a Hospital Pharmacist (woop woop). enjoys traveling, design and architecture.
Lottie's looks psychadelic. seems to be good. drug dealer's seems to be good. these 2 seem most arrogant so far.
I'm so excited for this