In a third week that featured the Bake Off Tent being turned into a Crime Scene Investigation after some custard went missing, all eyes ended up being focused on the judges as they dropped a bombshell. Double elimination!
Quote Of The Night:
“Slack Custard…” – Paul Hollywood
The One With The Weeping Meringues (@theskinnydoll)
The One With The Multiple Mel & Sue Sandwiches (@ken00bi)
The One Where Debs Trifled With Howard’s Custard (@Super_Secretary)
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Signature Bake: Trifle
Ali – Coconut, Raspberry, and Lemon Meringue Trifle
Beca – Orange and Ginger Trifle
Christine – Caribbean Pina Colada Trifle
Deborah – Tropical Trifle: lemon, mango and orange
Frances – Apple and Blackberry Crumble Trifle
Glenn – Raspberry and Almond Trifle
Howard – Caramel, Apple and Macadamia Nut Trifle
Kimberley – Peach, Almond and Ginger Trifle
Mark – Ginger, Mango and Passion Fruit Trifle
Rob – Rhubarb and Orange Trifle flavoured with Mandarine Napoleon liqueur.
Ruby – Desert Island Trifle (Genoise sponge, custard, coconut crumble, pineapple, passion fruit curd, lime, Malibu)
Technical Bake – îles flottantes
Technical Challenge Winner: Glenn
The Showstoppers: Petits Fours
Ali – Lime and Mint Shortbread pops; Vanilla Latte Mini-Cakes Brioche, with chicken tikka & paneer
Beca – Millionaire’s Amber Shortbread; Lemon and Blueberry Bursts
Christine – Ninety Niners with a twist; Chocolate, Cherry and Almond liqueur parcels
Deborah – Rose Cookies; Cherry and Chocolate Canelé
Frances – Frances’ Ballet Bites – Sugar Plum Fairy Cakes; Gingernut Biscuits
Glenn – Orange Financiers; Billionaire Bouchées
Howard – Black Coffee and Cardamom Petits Fours; White Stilton and Pear Petits Fours
Kimberley – Chocolate, Cherry and Pistachio Financiers; Lemon, Bergamot and Blueberry Shortbread Stacks
Mark – Chocolate and Raspberry Delights; Rose and Pistachio Macaroons
Rob – Turón Macarons; Almond Friands
Ruby – Blackberry and Chocolate Layered Cakes; Lemon Shortbread and White Chocolate Seashells with Raspberry Curd and Chantilly Cream Centres.