The Great British Bake Off is very much a British reality show, where contestants encourage rather than plot against each other. Photo: Netflix
The Great British Bake Off is very much a British reality show, where contestants encourage rather than plot against each other. Photo: Netflix
Andrew Sun
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Mouthing Off by Andrew Sun

The Great British Bake Off is the genteel alternative to Gordon Ramsay and his cutthroat, ego-driven MasterChef

  • I’m used to MasterChef US contestants plotting their opponents' demise as a permanently angry Gordon Ramsay harangues them
  • So it’s a pleasant surprise to see The Great British Bake Off contestants admiring each others’ work as joking judges encourage them

The Great British Bake Off is very much a British reality show, where contestants encourage rather than plot against each other. Photo: Netflix
The Great British Bake Off is very much a British reality show, where contestants encourage rather than plot against each other. Photo: Netflix
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