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Episode 1 – Cake

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Episode 1 – CakeEpisode 1 – Cake

The Bake Off is back for another year, with 12 bakers set to be challenged on their skills from every angle by judges Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood. The bakers' first hurdle is cake.

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Series 6, Episode 1

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The bakers' face cake challenges including madeira, frosted walnut and black forest gateau. 1/10

Series 6, Episode 1

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The bakers' face cake challenges including madeira, frosted walnut and black forest gateau. 1/10

Series 6, Episode 1

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The bakers' face cake challenges including madeira, frosted walnut and black forest gateau. 1/10

Series 6, Episode 2

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The 11 remaining bakers must prove themselves with biscuits from biscotti to arlettes. 2/10

Series 6, Episode 2

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The 11 remaining bakers must prove themselves with biscuits from biscotti to arlettes. 2/10

Series 6, Episode 2

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The 11 remaining bakers must prove themselves with biscuits from biscotti to arlettes. 2/10

Series 6, Episode 3

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The ten remaining bakers face quick breads, baguettes and bread sculptures. 3/10

Series 6, Episode 3

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The ten remaining bakers face quick breads, baguettes and bread sculptures. 3/10

Series 6, Episode 3

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The ten remaining bakers face quick breads, baguettes and bread sculptures. 3/10

Series 6, Episode 4

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For the nine bakers left, it's time to tackle the sweet ending to every meal - desserts. 4/10

Series 6, Episode 4

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For the nine bakers left, it's time to tackle the sweet ending to every meal - desserts. 4/10

Series 6, Episode 4

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For the nine bakers left, it's time to tackle the sweet ending to every meal - desserts. 4/10

Series 6, Episode 5

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The bakers must bake without sugar, gluten or dairy - but thankfully not all at once. 5/10

Series 6, Episode 5

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The bakers must bake without sugar, gluten or dairy - but thankfully not all at once. 5/10

Series 6, Episode 5

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The bakers must bake without sugar, gluten or dairy - but thankfully not all at once. 5/10

Series 6, Episode 6

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The bakers prove their pastry skills, making frangipane tarts, flaounes and vol-au-vents. 6/10

Series 6, Episode 6

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The bakers prove their pastry skills, making frangipane tarts, flaounes and vol-au-vents. 6/10

Series 6, Episode 6

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The bakers prove their pastry skills, making frangipane tarts, flaounes and vol-au-vents. 6/10

Series 6, Episode 7

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An episode dedicated to the Victorian Era, which gave birth to modern baking as we know it. 7/10

Series 6, Episode 7

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An episode dedicated to the Victorian Era, which gave birth to modern baking as we know it. 7/10

Series 6, Episode 7

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An episode dedicated to the Victorian Era, which gave birth to modern baking as we know it. 7/10

Series 6, Episode 8

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The bakers work their way through childhood favourites including French fancies and more. 8/10

Series 6, Episode 8

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The bakers work their way through childhood favourites including French fancies and more. 8/10

Series 6, Episode 8

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The bakers work their way through childhood favourites including French fancies and more. 8/10

Series 6, Episode 9

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The remaining bakers must get to grips with a difficult baking ingredient - chocolate. 9/10

Series 6, Episode 9

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The remaining bakers must get to grips with a difficult baking ingredient - chocolate. 9/10

Series 6, Episode 9

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The remaining bakers must get to grips with a difficult baking ingredient - chocolate. 9/10

Series 6, Episode 10

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The three finalists face their last three challenges, including a classic British cake. 10/10

Series 6, Episode 10

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The three finalists face their last three challenges, including a classic British cake. 10/10

Series 6, Episode 10

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The three finalists face their last three challenges, including a classic British cake. 10/10