Tag Archives: Great Britain

‘Great British Bake Off’ Is Still a Treat for Many Viewers

Source: NY Times Food

The cheerful British hit has been rocked by drama since it left BBC last year, but the first episode of the new season felt reassuringly familiar.

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‘The Great British Bake Off’ as We Know It Is Over. What Comes Next?

Source: NY Times Food

The cheerful British hit has been rocked by drama since it left BBC last year. Here’s what is next for the show and its original hosts.

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‘The Great British Bake Off’ Changes the Way the British Bake

Source: NY Times Food

No matter what the future holds for the reality TV competition, it has ushered in a golden age of baking in Britain.

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Marmite Survives After ‘Brexit’ Spurs Tesco-Unilever Price Dispute

Source: NY Times Food

The sludgy and odd-tasting breakfast spread was caught up in a pricing dispute as the currency weakened after Britain’s vote to leave the European Union.

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Muslim Winner of Baking Contest Defies Prejudice in Britain

Source: NY Times Food

The victory of Nadiya Jamir Hussain, a 30-year-old, head-scarf-wearing mother of three, has been greeted by many as a symbol of immigration success.

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Marguerite Patten, Acclaimed British Food Writer and Home Economist, Dies at 99

Source: NY Times Food

Starting out during the rationing years of the 1940s and 1950s, Ms. Patten, who wrote more than 170 books, was one of Britain’s first television chefs.

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Lawson, Celebrity Chef, Admits Cocaine Use, but Denies Ex-Husband’s Claims

Source: NY Times Food

In a trial involving the sorts of humiliations that feed Britain’s tabloids, Nigella Lawson said she had used illegal drugs occasionally but was not an addict, as her ex-husband had portrayed her.

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