Episode One: The Great British Bake Off Masterclass: 7.00 pm BBC2 + BBC HD Monday 22 October 2012
Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry present the follow up to the Great British Bake Off.
In this three part series, Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry work closely together showing how the technical challenges from The Great British Bake Off (series three) should be completed.
In the first episode, Mary and Paul show us every step of the first five technical recipes of the series, tackling treacle tarts, rum babas, Classic crème caramel, hand-raised chicken and bacon pie and Paul’s infamous eight-strand plaited loaf.
All Paul Hollywood’s recipes on the BBC and all Mary Berry’s recipes.
By going through each step of the first five technical recipes of the series, they show exactly how to avoid the mistakes some of the competing bakers made.
Episode Two: The Great British Bake Off Masterclass: 7.00 pm BBC2 + BBC HD Wednesday 24 October 2012
In the second episode, Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry demonstrate how the next set of technical challenges from series three should be completed. Tonight we will see the step-by-step instructions on how to make a Queen of Puddings, chocolate teacakes, jam doughnuts, a fraisier cake and fondant fancies, again pointing out the best way to avoid the mistakes made by some of the contestants.
Episode Three: The Great British Bake Off Masterclass: 7.00 pm BBC2 + BBC HD Thursday 25 October 2012
The third episode reveals the signature bakes that Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood with their experience – would have chosen if they had been contestants. Again showing each detail, they prepare their sponge puddings, flat breads, Wellingtons, sweet buns and tarte Tatins.
Well worth watching and perhaps reviewing again, to learn the steps as Mary and Paul provide a guide through every step of their recipes.
A link to the BBC Food website and information about this three part special, The Great British Bake Off Masterclass.
Paul Hollwood is a baker and celebrity chef, he has been head baker at a number of five star hotels around the UK. He now provides artisan products to the main UK speciality stores. Paul has a book on baking the new how to Bake cook book by Paul Hollywood.
Link to Amazon to see the new book and reviews: Great British Bake Off: How to Bake: The Perfect Victoria Sponge and Other Baking Secrets (Great British Bake Off TV Tie in).
Mary Berry is a widely respected and long serving UK cookery writer and broadcaster with a total of over 40 cook books to her name, more details on Mary Berry’s cook books.
A really nice idea to follow up the 10 part series with detailed steps by step guides. They love their art – the art of baking. It is a worthwhile study, relaxing and fulfilling!
Follow The Great British Bake Off Series Three final, and the previous 9 episodes- here:
Browse recipes from Series One and Series Two of the great British bake off.
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