The Bildeston Crown

Crowning Suffolk’s best baker

The Bildeston Crown’s Chris Lee was one of the Judges of the Great Suffolk Bake Off, which was launched at St Elizabeth Hospice on 28th November, with heats in Lowestoft, Bury St Edmunds and Ipswich.  The final at the hospice on Saturday 16 March 2013 hosted over 100 participants and guests taking the fundraising total to over £1100.

Amateur bakers are invited to enter the competition at and then bring their Suffolk Signature Bakes along for judging by a panel of experts which included Chris Lee, Emma Crowhurst, Regis Crepy and Jane Sago. The professionals were joined on the judging panel by BBC Radio Suffolk presenter Lesley Dolphin and editor of Suffolk magazine, Jayne Lindill.

The Overall Champion position was shared by Allie McLuckie (Under 16 Savoury) and Emma Lake (Adult Sweet). In addition, Molly-Ann Gimson won (Under 16 Sweet) and Kirsty McCullough won Adult Savoury

More information about the event can be found here.


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