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Baker basics: How to get started as a home baker
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Baker basics: How to get started as a home baker

Bake Off has taken the world by storm – and we’re all head over heels in love with baking. But do you know the basics? Before you get started on your mille-feuille, macarons, or madeleines, read this handy guide.

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Long before Nigella Lawson blazed onto screens, Hannah Glasse was inspiring home cooks throughout the world.

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Maggie Beer's 5 unmissable baking tips

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From the type of flour you choose to the emotion poured into each bake, Maggie Beer shares her top five baking tips.