The Great British Bake Off: Karen remembers her roots
Local baker Karen paid tribute to her Pontefract roots on The Great British Bake Off this week.
If you’ve not yet watched episode five of The Great British Bake Off, turn back now. This article contains spoilers for week five.
It was the first ever spice week in the tent, and the nine remaining bakers faced enormous pressure as it was announced that two contestants would be sent home at the end of the weekend.
For local baker Karen, the bad luck began in the first challenge, when judges Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith declared her signature ginger cake “too boozy” and noted that she had added... read more
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