Mary Berry

'Strictly Come Dancing' 2014: Who's Getting Their Dancing Shoes On?

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Rumours that Mark Wright and Helen Flanagan could be getting their dancing shoes on for the 2014 series of ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ weren’t exact...

'Strictly' 2014: Mary Won't Be Getting Her Dancing Shoes On

Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Mary Berry has declared that she definitely won’t be getting her dancing shoes on for the upcoming series of ‘Strictly Come Dancing’. The ...

TV Tonight: Bake Off Gets Festive, Lockerbie Remembers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

I always enjoy the way that every Christmas, year in, year out, TV chefs assume that no one in the land has access to a) recipes that have been handed...

'Bake-Off' Star Admits To Smacking Children

Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Great British Bake-Off' judge Mary Berry has spoken of her belief in smacking children. The baking star revealed that she regularly dicipline...

TV TONIGHT: Friday 6 December

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

By far, the best thing on tonight's TV is a repeat - which, contrary to doom and gloom in some areas about this year's Christmas schedules, need not n...

How the Great British Bake Off Called Time on Reality TV Rudeness

Matt Clough | Posted 29.12.2013 | UK Entertainment
Matt Clough

There is absolutely nothing malicious in any facet of Bake Off. The contestants all seem to get along swimmingly, warmly congratulating each other on successes and commiserating with evictees rather than bounding off stage toward the next round, fists pumping.

WATCH: The Great British Bake Off - An Alternate Ending

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.10.2013 | UK Comedy

In which the folks at Turtle Canyon Comedy imagine how things might have turned out for this year's contestants... ...

'Bake Off' Winner Admits 'There Was Some Flirting,' But Not You Know Who...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Great British Bake Off' winner Frances Quinn has dismissed talk of any flirtation between judge Paul Hollywood and contestant Ruby Tandoh. Fr...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: 'Great British Bake Off' Final - Did The Right Baker Win? | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's been a long ten weeks before this grand 'Great British Bake Off' final and, while some things were different, other things were satisfyingly the ...

BAKE OFF: Oven Gloves Are Off For All-Women Final - Who's Your Baker?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

And then there were three. After nine long weeks inside the tent, there can be only one Great British Baker, and that person will be crowned on Tu...

REVIEW: Bake Off - And All Eyes On Any Buttering Up!

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 15.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

It's as those 'British Bake Off' types hear us talking. The week after they got told off for blubbing, there was barely a sniff, and this week, after ...

Pupils Should Be Taught To Cook 10 Meals At School

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Pupils should be taught to cook 10 full meals at school, according to celebrity chef Mary Berry. Teachers should "blow the science of it" and go ba...

Mr Blobby's Great British Bake Off

Colin McQuistan | Posted 13.12.2013 | UK Comedy
Colin McQuistan

I was watching The Great British Bake Off on BBC2 the other night and really liked its cheery tone. And this got me thinking "I bet Mr Blobby would LOVE cooking on The Great British Bake Off!"

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: More Tears In Bake Off Quarter-Final | Caroline Frost | Posted 08.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

The only testosterone in the tent for the 'Bake Off' quarter-final belonged to judge Paul Hollywood, and he proved it with some harsher comments than ...

REVIEW: Great British Bake Off - Final Six Put Through Pastry Paces

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 01.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

Luckily, after last week's backlash against all the tears in the tent, the remaining six contestants of 'The Great British Bake Off' showed a more sto...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: Disappointing Daleks And Titillating Tuiles In 'Great British Bake Off' | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

By this half-way point in 'The Great British Bake Off', two things have happened. The first is that, no doubt like countless others, I've been inspire...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: Week 3 - Dessert Delights, Disasters And A Bake Off Burglary | Caroline Frost | Posted 03.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Great British Bake Off' this week found contestants ganache-ing their teeth over the challenges of trifles, floating islands and petits fours. ...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: 'Great British Bake Off' - Grissini Grumbles, And Muffin Mishaps | Caroline Frost | Posted 27.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

My favourite hour of the week, 'The Great British Bake Off' Episode 2, and it was all about bread. Now, this is Paul Hollywood's specialist area, ...

REVIEW: Great British Bake Off - A Triumph Of Chocolate Engineering

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Great British Bake Off' brought its tent full of ovens back onto our screens last night, for the debut of series four. While Paul Hollywood ha...

'I Hate His TV Shows'

PA | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Great British Bake Off' star Mary Berry has condemned much of TV for being "violent and cruel" and revealed that she "hates" Gordon Ramsay's show...

'I Might Have Been Happier If I Wasn't Famous'

PA | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Paul Hollywood has admitted that he is "upset and sad" about the collapse of his marriage - and that he might have been happier if he had not become f...

WATCH: Bake Off's Return Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Ratings winner 'The Great British Bake Off' will return to BBC2 on Tuesday, 20 August it has been revealed. The bakery show, which has made unl...

The UK's Gone Baking Mad!

Will Torrent | Posted 28.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Will Torrent

Working in the industry, it's great to see so many people embracing the ever growing popularity of cake making. I come from a background of bakers and was inspired by my family to make food of the highest quality, which is how I became a pâtissier and chocolatier.

Review of 'At Home' by Mary Berry & Lucy Young

V.C. Linde | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
V.C. Linde

As expected from the title this is not a ground-breaking selection of recipes - these are family styled dishes mostly, with a few exceptions. Quite a lot of the recipes are too simple to really need instruction.

Sexism and Students in Baking-Obsessed Britain

Rachel Hosie | Posted 11.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Rachel Hosie

It is undeniable that we as a nation, Great Britain, are completely and utterly obsessed with baking. From cupcakes to cookies... You name it, we've made it. Or tried to anyway. Thanks largely to undisputedly one of the most popular shows of 2012, The Great British Bake Off.