It's that time of year again! The Great British Bake Off is back on our TV screens and we've all got baking fever! If you're wondering how you can become your own star baker, follow the guide below to become the best baker you can. To start your baking journey you first need to get kitted out, below you can find some items that will come in handy when you start baking whether you're partaking in biscuit week or constructing a Showstopper.
This mixer is priced at £150 from AO.com and will give your arm a break when mixing your ingredients together! The mixer has a 1200 watt power output, comes with 3 accessories and has variable speeds to control your mixing.
This food processor costs £88, has a 2.1-litre capacity and includes 9 accessories. It also features a pulse function to ease mixing. The accessories are also dishwasher safe. You can use this to ease chopping of nuts and mixing of spices!
If you're looking to improve your current oven this Samsung dual cook oven is the new kitchen addition you've been looking for! The oven is priced at £469, it is a multifunctional oven with a special divider allows you to separate the oven in two. The shelves are able to slide out and it features special liners absorb grease to make cleaning easier.
If you're going to be star baker you need to look the part first! This Star Baker bundle was designed by Ted Baker for the Great British Bake Off's stand up to cancer campaign. It includes an apron, oven gloves and tea towels all for just £18.49 and it goes towards a good cause!
If you're waiting to make a true Showstopper you will definitely be in need of a piping bag (or two!). To save your bank and the planet, why don't you try this reusable piping bag it comes with 8 icing nozzles, it is made of silicone and is non-slip and heat resistance as well as being dishwasher safe! This set is from Lakeland and only costs £13.99.
Finally, you'll need a helping hand to get started in your baking journey and who best to learn from than the Bake Off judges themselves! The GBBO Get Baking For Friends and Family book simplifies recipes that have appeared on the show as well as giving you top tips to make you good enough to receive a golden handshake from Paul Hollywood himself! The book can be purchased from The Book People website for £7.99.