Baking Club

  • Party Day!

    Friday, October 6th, 2017, 12:14 PM

    The final Baking Club challenge was the Party Challenge!  Students had to bake an item suitable for a party and bring it along to our Baking Club party!  The standard was extremely high and we presented a number of extra prizes.  Congratulations to:  Isaac T, Amelia M, Grace M, Cara B, Olivia L, Hannah W,…

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  • Savoury Challenge

    Saturday, September 16th, 2017, 6:52 PM

    There were savouries galore at Thursday’s Baking Club meeting!  We had spring rolls, pretzels, pies, tarts, scones, bread, pizza, calzone, cheese sticks …!  No one needed much lunch after the meeting was finished!  Congratulations to our winners – Isaac T, Nina H, Amelia M, Anwen W.  …

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  • Loaf Challenge

    Saturday, September 9th, 2017, 9:12 PM

    Who knew that there were so many different loaf flavours?  They were all on display at Baking Club this week.  Lemon, banana, ginger and walnuts were all very popular ingredients.  Congratulations to our winners:  Sophie C, Holly R, Rosie R and Zoe P.…

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  • Baking Club Workshop with Chef Wendy

    Thursday, August 31st, 2017, 4:35 PM

    Today we welcomed Chef Wendy and she ran two fabulous workshops for us.  The students worked in two groups and each group had two sessions working with Wendy.  In the first session she taught the students how to make their own bread and they learned how to shape it into buns.  They also did some…

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  • Community Challenge

    Thursday, August 24th, 2017, 10:54 PM

    This week’s challenge was to bake a gift for someone in our school community.  Last week each baker pulled a name out of a hat and went home to bake something amazing for their special person!  Their brief was to consider the person’s likes, package the baking beautifully and include a personalised message, thanking the…

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  • Vegetable Challenge

    Sunday, August 20th, 2017, 10:11 PM

    This week’s challenge was to bake an item featuring vegetables.  A delicious spread was presented, both sweet and savoury.  Carrots, parsnips, beetroot, courgettes, pumpkin, mushrooms … it was a great way to get ‘5 Plus’ a day!   Congratulations to our winners – Grace M, Ellen T, Tessa D, Rosie R.…

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  • Pikelet Challenge

    Friday, August 11th, 2017, 9:49 PM

    The humble pikelet was our first challenge.  However, the pikelets produced by our Baking Club students were not at all humble!  We had everything from savoury pikelets (bacon, banana and maple syrup) and vegan pikelets to banoffee pikelets (banana, whipped cream and homemade caramel sauce) plus every other topping in between!  Congratulations to our winners…

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  • Lemon Challenge

    Friday, August 11th, 2017, 8:57 PM

    This week’s challenge was to bake anything lemon!  There was an impressive range of baking displayed at Thursday’s Baking Club meeting – biscuits, cakes, slices, cheesecakes, tarts …  Some students had cooked their own lemon curd, others had experimented with different lemon garnishes.  The standard was very high and judging was a hard (and delicious!)…

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  • Baking Club @ Art Exhibition 2016

    Sunday, October 16th, 2016, 8:31 PM

    Thanks to all Baking Club students and families for your contributions to our Baking Club stall at today’s Art Exhibition.  The items that were baked tasted delicious and looked gorgeous!  We received so many compliments during the day.  After a slow start, business picked up and by 1pm we were sold out!  It was lovely…

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