A New 'Great British Baking Show' Spinoff Is Coming Soon! Here's What You Need To Know

Fans of The Great British Baking Show, it's time to gather 'round. There's a new spin-off of the baking competition series coming to the U.S., and it promises to be a sweet ride. For those eager to tune in, here are all the details on judges, baking challenges, and when and where you can stream The Great British Baking Show: The Professionals.

What Can Viewers Expect?

The Great British Baking Show: The Professionals, which previously aired in the U.K. as Bake Off: The Professionals, will consist of 10 episodes. According to a trailer for the show, it will feature "stunning desserts, incredible illusion cakes, and surprise secret recipes." Taking on hosting duties will be Liam Charles and Tom Allen.

Judging competitors' creations this season will be pastry chef Cherish Finden and chef patissier Benoit Blin. And according to Finden, they don't plan on taking it easy on competitors. "We are going to challenge them like never before," she warned in the trailer. Yeah, the trailer's tumbling tower of macarons kinda gave us a heads up.

Who Are The Chefs Competing?

Chefs competing on the The Great British Baking Show: The Professionals are reportedly a mix of professional pastry chefs from top hotels, restaurants, and small businesses. The competition will consist of teams, with 12 teams competing in total. Winners will be awarded with a special trophy and named the best British baker.

When And Where Will The New Season Be Available?

The Great British Baking Show: The Professionals will arrive in the U.S. on Netflix on Wednesday, February 1. As an added bonus for binge watchers, all 10 episodes will be released on February 1.

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