• The Great British Bake Off 2023: animal cakes. A dragon cake made entirely from chocolate cake, chocolate ganache and sugarpaste icing.
    FOODIE CHATTER

    THE GREAT BRITISH BAKE OFF 2023: WEEK ONE – CAKE WEEK

    Well there we have it: series 14, week one of The Great British Bake Off 2023. Done. And (at least for me, in any case), it didn’t disappoint. All the elements of the GBBO we have come to love so dearly were there: laughter, jeopardy, joyfulness, nervousness and plenty of baking innuendo. Boom! **** SPOILER ALERT: This article contains details of the outcomes of each of the challenges, this week’s star baker and the first of The Class of 2023 to go home. Please don’t read on if you have yet to watch the cake week episode and don’t want to know the outcome! **** THE SIGNATURE BAKE Here we…