At last, the star of BBC2's The Great British Bake Off reveals all the secrets of his craft in How to Bake. The son of a baker, Paul Hollywood is passionate about busting the myths that surround baking, sharing his finely honed skills, and showing that with the right guidance, anybody can achieve success time after time.
Paul Hollywood. The worlds greatest baker. Paul has worked as Head Baker at some of Britain’s most exclusive hotels, including Cliveden, the Chester Grosvenor and The Dorchester. Paul runs an artisanal baking business, judges The Baking Industry Awards and contributes to articles for many UK food and lifestyle magazines.
This straightforward ciabatta recipe is relatively easy and satisfying to make - Paul Hollywood
Master baker and judge on The Great British Bake Off, Paul Hollywood told us about where his love of baking came from, the secret to good sourdough, and shared his favourite recipe with us. This and more at blog.waterstones.com.
"Mary Berry and I get on like a house on fire. I treat her like my mother" - Baker Paul Hollywood, 48, has been a judge on The Great British Bake Off since 2010. He used to be head baker at the Dorchester. After the news broke last year of his affair with his American Baking Competition co-star Marcela Valladolid, he split and later reconciled with his wife Alexandra, also a chef. They live in Kent with their 13-year-old son, Josh.
Blue-eyed baker Paul Hollywood shot to fame with his role as a judge on the Great British Bake Off and is often referred to as the George Clooney of the kitchen. Paul Hollywood joins us today to bake our festive favourite - mince pies! As well as baking his scrumptious mince pies, Paul will chat to us about his latest book British Baking, the UK's baking revival, and his Christmas bake plans with Mary Berry.