15 x 30 for Channel 4
Baking is back and bigger than ever, and no party is now complete without a show-stopping sponge. But to make wowing wedding cakes and bumper birthday bakes takes an extreme cake maker.
This series lifts the lid on the successes and failures of an elite group of cake makers and sugarcraft specialists, who go all out to produce the worlds most elaborate and breath-taking creations. From a life-size Shetland pony to a 9ft long edible working steam train, this is the cutting edge of cake.
But it’s not all buttercream, one slip of the knife or a soggy sponge can mean a catastrophe! So turn the oven to gas mark 6 and get your cake fork ready, we’re inviting you into the kitchen to get a taste of what it’s really like to create, bake and make extreme cakes.