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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 7, Episode 6

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The first-ever GBBO Botanical Week involves a signature challenge with a twist, a leafy technical challenge from Paul, and three tiers of elaborately decorated showstopper cake. 6/10

Series 7, Episode 7

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It's Dessert Week! The bakers face a very sweet signature challenge, a tricky French dessert for the technical challenge, and a multi-bake mousse marathon of a mini-showstopper. 7/10

Series 7, Episode 7

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It's Dessert Week! The bakers face a very sweet signature challenge, a tricky French dessert for the technical challenge, and a multi-bake mousse marathon of a mini-showstopper. 7/10

Series 7, Episode 7

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It's Dessert Week! The bakers face a very sweet signature challenge, a tricky French dessert for the technical challenge, and a multi-bake mousse marathon of a mini-showstopper. 7/10

Series 7, Episode 8

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Bake Off presents its first Tudor Week! The signature is a Tudor classic, the technical challenge is a knotty biscuit, and the final challenge should spoil a wealthy Tudor banquet.…

Series 7, Episode 8

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Bake Off presents its first Tudor Week! The signature is a Tudor classic, the technical challenge is a knotty biscuit, and the final challenge should spoil a wealthy Tudor banquet.…

Series 7, Episode 8

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Bake Off presents its first Tudor Week! The signature is a Tudor classic, the technical challenge is a knotty biscuit, and the final challenge should spoil a wealthy Tudor banquet.…

Series 7, Episode 9

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The semi-final sees the bakers tackling three patisserie-based challenges, including a French pastry, a yeast-based cake and a multiple mini-cake showstopper. 9/10

Series 7, Episode 9

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The semi-final sees the bakers tackling three patisserie-based challenges, including a French pastry, a yeast-based cake and a multiple mini-cake showstopper. 9/10

Series 7, Episode 9

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The semi-final sees the bakers tackling three patisserie-based challenges, including a French pastry, a yeast-based cake and a multiple mini-cake showstopper. 9/10

Series 7, Episode 10

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The three finalists face a showstopper which is the most complex ever seen on Bake Off and which has the most bakes ever requested in a challenge. Who will be crowned champion? 10/10

Series 7, Episode 10

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The three finalists face a showstopper which is the most complex ever seen on Bake Off and which has the most bakes ever requested in a challenge. Who will be crowned champion? 10/10

Series 7, Episode 10

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The three finalists face a showstopper which is the most complex ever seen on Bake Off and which has the most bakes ever requested in a challenge. Who will be crowned champion? 10/10

Series 8, Episode 1

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Cake Week sees the bakers take on a fruity challenge. Prue sets her first technical - a kids' party favourite. Plus, the trickiest showstopper ever is set in the first week: an illusion…

Series 8, Episode 2

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For biscuit week, Paul and Prue set the remaining 11 bakers three new challenges, including a tricky filling and a final showstopper that is literally game-changing. 2/10

Series 8, Episode 3

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Paul and Prue set three tough challenges for the remaining 10 bakers in bread week, including an ambitious sculpture showstopper. 3/10

Series 8, Episode 4

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For the very first time on the show, it's caramel week, with three sticky challenges for the bakers including a super-sweet signature and a double Dutch technical. 4/10

Series 8, Episode 5

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Prue and Paul are seeking perfection in pudding week, with a staggering technical challenge and a multi-layered showstopper that's not to be trifled with. 5/10

Series 8, Episode 6

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The bakers face a tough triple challenge with a savoury signature, a multi-layered technical, and an ambitious traditional pie that pushes them to the edge. 6/10

Series 8, Episode 7

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The bakers face a Sicilian signature, a deceptively tricky technical, and a fiddly showstopper in the hottest temperatures ever recorded in the tent. 7/10

Series 8, Episode 8

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Our five bakers are stepping back in time and using unfamiliar recipes for Forgotten Bakes week. There's a sweet and savoury signature challenge and Prue sets a boozy technical. 8/10

Series 8, Episode 9

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It's the semi-final and the last four bakers are three patisserie challenges away from the biggest day in their baking lives. But first up, there's no business like choux business.…

Series 8, Episode 10

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Twelve bakers started, just three remain. Who will succeed with the demanding final challenges, including a high-end patisserie showstopper, to be crowned winner of The Great British…

Series 5, Episode 1

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Britain's best amateur bakers take part in a 'bake off', which tests every aspect of their baking skills as they battle it out to be crowned the Great British Bake Off's Best Amateur…

Series 5, Episode 2

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Britain's best amateur bakers take part in a 'bake off', which tests every aspect of their baking skills as they battle it out to be crowned the Great British Bake Off's Best Amateur…

Series 5, Episode 3

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In week three, the remaining ten bakers get ready to brave bread. 3/10

Series 5, Episode 4

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As week four begins, the bakers must multitask across several baking skills at once. 4/10

Series 5, Episode 5

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Almost halfway through the Bake Off and the remaining bakers are facing pies and tarts. 5/10

Series 5, Episode 6

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The remaining six bakers face three European cakes, including a two-tiered dobos torte. 6/10

Series 5, Episode 7

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Week seven sees the bakers tested on all kinds of weird and wonderful pastries. 7/10