The Great British Bake Off is bringing some Christmas cheer. The baking competition which is presented by Mel Giedroyc along with Sue Perkins with the judges cookery writer Mary Berry and professional baker will make the selection from contestants for the best amateur baker. Fans will have more to celebrates this upcoming Holiday as BBC boss ,Charlotte Moore has given confirmation that popular loved show will be bringing to the screens to two seasonal specials, such a festive treat. The past season was so popular that a whopping thirteen million people tuned in to see Nadiya Hussain crowned the winner. During the episodes, four past contestants will the baking competition to make their best Christmas classics, such as Christmas cakes and Yule logs.
“Mary, Paul, Mel and Sue are the perfect recipe for the festive season,” Charlotte said of the new specials.
It won’t necessarily be past winners of the show who will be chosen to take part in the seasonal specials, but those who have won over viewers with their big personalities.
Viewers have speculated already that one of the Christmas episodes could see the return of Iain Watters and Diana Beard, who hit headlines due to Baked Alaska-gate – when Diana was accused of deliberately sabotaging Iain’s frozen dessert, leading him to throw the sloppy mess in the bin and walk off in a strop.
It’s hoped The Great Christmas Bake Off can emulate the success of the Sport Relief versions of the show, where groups of celebrities compete to raise money for the charity.
What a great way to celebrate the Christmas season, can’t waiththe upcoming season.