Welcome to the Greatest Baker

One amazing baker will take home the title, $10,000, and a feature in Bake from Scratch Magazine!


Guest starring

Buddy Valastro

Buddy Valastro, known as the "Cake Boss," is a beloved pastry chef and TV personality with a passion for crafting awe-inspiring cakes. In addition to having the chance to meet Buddy as the 2023 Greatest Baker, competitors will gain access to an exclusive workshop and Q&A with the Boss himself.

Discovering Perfection

Bake from Scratch

Bake from Scratch is the ultimate baking companion, showcasing delicious recipes, stunning visuals, expert tips, and soon, the next Greatest Baker! From artisanal bread to mouthwatering cakes and pastries, this publication is the go-to source for all things baked to perfection.

Learn from the best


Competitors will learn how to turn batter into beauty with a scrumptious workshop under the guidance of Season 8 winner of the Great British Bake Off and owner of Sophie Faldo Couture Cakes.


It's time to share your story and take home a cool $10,000 cash.

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Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation

Greatest Baker is proud to support the Be Positive Foundation. Every day, 46 children will be diagnosed with cancer with a 75% survival rate. Their mission is to provide financial and emotional support to families of children with cancer nationwide and fund cutting-edge childhood cancer research.

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Previous Winners

Our '22 Greatest Baker

Ginger Gaddi

Ginger, the reigning queen of the kitchen, is a self-taught baker who is turning her sweet dreams into reality by aspiring to launch a home-baking venture, sharing her delectable creations on a larger scale.

Our '21 Greatest Baker


Our 2021 Greatest Baker, Malia, is battling cancer, but doesn’t let that stop her from baking her heart out! This tough cookie picked up baking as a hobby and has been unstoppable ever since. She started her own business called Malia’s Sweet Treats, so she can share her love for baking with the world. Malia can’t wait to be cancer-free, baking, and following her dreams!

Our '20 Greatest Baker


Sandy, our 2020 Greatest Baker, began fostering her cooking skills after receiving an Easy-Bake Oven at the age of 4 years old. For her, it was love at first knead from the moment she created her first batch of cornbread in her new oven. In 2020, Sandy picked up baking again to brighten people’s day. With her tenacity and talent, Sandy rose to the top!

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