Following his success as a judge on the Great Australian Bake Off, Dan Lepard is back to offer keen bakers his tips and tricks on creating delicious sweet sourdoughs. To make it even sweeter, Dan has kindly teamed up with established food writer and chef, Vanessa Kimbell to offer one lucky BakeryBits customer a place on his one-day-only sweet sourdough course! Continue reading
After months of planning and a very long weekend powered by a few too many bruschetta from The Breadtree next door, we are pleased to report our first ever trade show appearance at last week’s Cake & Bake Show London was a triumph! Friday morning started tentatively, heaped with anticipation and the inevitable questions over whether we had brought the right stock with us and how interested visitors would be in our products and story. We needn’t have worried. The weekend started and ended a roaring success – we barely caught a moment to sneak away from our stand to meet our neighbours or spend a few minutes listening to Dan Lepard, Aidan Chapman and Richard Bertinet sharing their expertise! Continue reading
This year Breakthrough Breast Cancer is recruiting an army of bakers to fire up their ovens, hit the kitchen and give breast cancer a good beating in the first ever Great Pink Bake Off. On Friday 18th October, keen bakers are encouraged to gather family, friends and colleagues to bring their home-made treats and ask all who attend for a donation in return for some home-baked treats. Visit pinkbakeoff.org for a fundraising kit.
Filming has just wrapped for the latest series, which returns to our screens this August. It’s little wonder the show is back for its fourth series, as the popularity of baking continues to rise with a huge 41 million Brits (79% of adults) baking at home. Continue reading