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The Great British Baking Show

Season 1, Episode 7: Pastries

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Week seven in the tent sees the bakers tested on all kinds of weird, wonderful pastries. They’re assigned Signature savory parcels, ranging from pasties to samosas. The Technical challenge throws them into uncharted territory with a pastry none has heard of … the round and crusty kouign amann. Paul tests the bakers’ patience in a challenge to create this multi-layered, buttery pastry.

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Baking Bite: History of Denby Dale's Giant Pies

The town of Denby Dale celebrates the corn laws appeal in 1846 with record-setting pies.

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How to Make Flaounes

Learn the secret behind flauones - a cheese filled pastry made in Cyprus.

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How to Make Flaounes

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How to Make Gluten-Free Pita Bread

Paul's challenge is to make twelve identical gluten-free pita breads in two hours.

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How to Make Gluten-Free Pita Bread

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Baking Bite: History of the Korovai

Korovai is a traditional Ukrainian wedding bread that is lavishly decorated.

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Baking Bite: History of the Korovai

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Baking Bite: History of the Macaron

Originally created by late 18th century nuns, the French later made the filled macaron.

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Baking Bite: History of the Macaron

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How to Work with Meringue

Mary's challenge to the bakers involves a medley of European cakes.

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The Secret to a Perfect French Baguette

It's Bread Week and Paul is testing the bakers on the classic French baguette.

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Baking Bite: History of the Biscuit

The Pearl biscuit allowed dough to rise creating a soft, crumbly texture.

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Season 3, Episode 7 Preview: Victorian

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Season 3, Episode 8 Preview: Pâtisserie

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