13 Hilarious Puns From Mel And Sue On ‘The Great British Bake Off’


“The Great British Bake Off” (or “The Great British Baking Show” as it’s known in the US) has become staple entertainment for baking-fans everywhere. And, one of the things that makes the show so great is its hilarious hosts Mel and Sue. This dynamic duo are some of the punniest people on TV and they just can’t help themselves when it comes to a good pun. With season 7 being the last that will air on the BBC in the UK, we wanted to pay tribute to some of the funniest jokes on this year’s Bake Off. So, check out these thirteen hilarious puns from Mel and Sue on “The Great British Bake Off.”



We’ll start with this one from Sue during Tudor Week.


When time was up on the bakers’ churros.


During the Tudor Week technical challenge featuring jumble biscuits.


During Bread Week’s showstopper challenge.


The perfect pun during the savarin technical challenge.


When the bakers were making mirror glazed cakes.


The cracker came out during Tudor Week when the bakers were working with an archaic form of marzipan called marchpane.


When the bakers were making a risen steamed bun called a dampfnudel.


During a technical challenge where the bakers were making fougasse.


Sue got in this reference to Denmark’s favorite TV show “The Killing” when the bakers were making Danish pastries.


And, it’s Bread Week, of course.


We love this exchange during the intro for Batter Week.


When the bakers were making amuse-bouches.

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