Premieres August 17, 2018 on PBS [check local listings]
After weeks of pastries, cakes, and bread, three bakers have made it to the Final. But they face the last and most demanding of challenges yet as every aspect of their baking skill is scrutinized…
To prove themselves to judges Paul Hollywood and Merry Berry, the finalists attempt pastry perfection with a signature Pithivier. Then, on to one of the most intricate technical challenges ever devised – Fondant Fancies. It all comes down to their final ever Showstopper, creating a masterpiece with a notoriously difficult Chiffon sponge.
But after two intense days of baking, each of the finalists has their eyes on the prize. Who will claim the most coveted title in the baking world: winner of Season 5 of The Great British Baking Show?
Technical Challenge Recipe
Think you can hang with the contestants on the show? Try the technical challenge recipe from the judges at home and see how well you can do. Don’t forget to share pictures on Twitter and Instagram using #PBSBakingShow.
Contestant Challenge Recipe
For each episode, some of the contestants have made their personal recipes available online. Unfortunately, not all recipes are available.
Meet The Bakers