Thanks for your interest in the Tried & Tested Baking Challenge 2018. An exciting new challenge and opportunity for Bakers across the UK to get baking during the cold and gloomy Winter Months. The Challenge is open to both Amateur and Professional Bakers over the age of 14. The 2018 Challenge is looking for bakers to create two recipes for Edible Spoons, a new & exciting food trend about to hit the UK. We are looking for Bakers to create both a sweet and a savoury edible spoon as part of the challenge. The winning recipes will be made commercially and brought to market with the help of small team of experts and mentors with expertise in the baking, packaging and business fields. The product will be pitched to the leading food halls and retailers around the World. The Baking Challenge will be filmed for the new innovation segment of Tried & Tested, a new TV show currently in the commissioning process with broadcasters in the UK and USA.
The Tried & Tested Judges will choose 25 competitors from the initial application process, who will each receive an inspirations pack, including, a small bursary each to be spent on ingredients and equipment along with some moulds and cutter samples and the opportunity to get free spices and flavourings from our spice partner, Seasoned Pioneers https://www.seasonedpioneers.com/
What do I need to do to enter ? How do I apply ?
Give us your ideas on the below form. We would love to hear your ideas, inspirations and thoughts on flavourings, textures, techniques that could be used to create a new edible spoon/s and what makes you tick and your experience, it could be a lot or very little. You could be a baking professional or be someone with a great kitchen table idea ! We would love to hear from people all across the UK at all levels. Pitch it to us !
The Prizes !
The First Prize, details are still to be confirmed, but with a value of over £2,000 and will involve travel for two ! There will also be a substantial runner up prize. Plus the chance to have a product you have produced on the shelves of top retailer’s and an income from your product.
The 25 competitors will be asked to sign a filming release for Tried & Tested.
The Challenge is open to all residents of the UK.
Entry Closes on Friday 9th Feb at Midnight.