How to watch ‘The Great British Bake Off’ 2019
Season 10 of the hugely popular Great British Bake Off is starting on August 28, 2019. Whether you’re catching up on previous seasons or tuning in live, use a VPN to see how the cookie crumbles wherever you are.
When does ‘The Great British Bake Off’ start?
Twelve contestants, one prize. Formerly broadcast by BBC Two and BBC One, Bake Off is now carried by Channel 4. The tenth season—or series, as they say in Britain—will start airing on Tuesdays at 8 p.m. in the UK from August 28, 2019.
Different countries have different viewing options, so how you watch the show will depend on which VPN server location you select. There are two easy ways to get your Bake Off fix: TVPlayer and the Channel 4 website.
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Here’s how you can watch Bake Off live on TVPlayer in high quality with zero buffering:
- Get ExpressVPN
- Connect to a UK server location (if you need help choosing a location, contact Support)
- Go to TV Player to access Channel 4 (no payment required)
- Watch the stream!
Watch ‘The Great British Bake Off’ live online on Channel 4
You can also get The Great British Bake Off straight from the Channel 4 website:
- Use ExpressVPN to connect to a secure VPN location in the UK
- Visit the show’s page on the Channel 4 website at 8 p.m. on Tuesdays and click “Watch Live” at the top of the page. (You may need to log in or sign up, in which case you’ll need to enter a UK address.)
- Watch live and catch all the baking action!
Bonus: You can also watch already-aired Season 10 episodes on the Channel 4 website, so you don’t need to worry about missing any of the drama.
Relive ‘The Great British Baking Show’ on PBS
Yanks have also come to love Bake Off. It makes sense. After all, if the Food Network has taught us anything, it’s that good food equals great television.
Users streaming from a secure U.S. VPN server location can watch Seasons 1-5 via PBS. (Note that in the States the show is referred to as The Great British Baking Show.)
Here’s how to watch The Great British Baking Show on PBS:
- Connect to an ExpressVPN server location in the U.S.
- Visit the show’s page on the PBS website
- Enjoy blazing-fast streams on any device
Watch Seasons 1-7 of ‘Bake Off’ on Netflix
Viewers can also relive previous seasons on Netflix with the original hosts, Sue Perkins and Mel Giedroyc, and the beloved judge Mary Berry. At this time, Netflix is carrying the show in the U.S. and the UK.
Here’s how to watch old seasons of The Great British Baking Show on Netflix:
- Connect to an ExpressVPN U.S. or UK server location
- Visit Netflix and sign in, or sign up for a Netflix account
- Search for the show and enjoy!
(Note: If you’re having trouble accessing Netflix, don’t hesitate to contact the ExpressVPN Support Team by live chat.)
Who hosts ‘The Great British Bake Off’?
Since the switch from BBC One to Channel 4, the show has been hosted by the well-loved entertainers Sandi Toksvig (of QI fame) and comedian Noel Fielding, who appear alongside established judge Paul Hollywood and food critic Prue Leith.
While the newer seasons may not have nearly as many baking double entendres as in previous seasons, Bake Off never fails to sprinkle a few pastry puns into the mix.
Who are the contestants on ‘The Great British Bake Off’ 2019?
In 2018, Rahul Mandal won the bake-off, followed by runners up Ruby Bhogal and Kim-Joy. This year, another 12 contestants have a shot at winning—who will take home the big prize?
The full list of the contestants will be announced soon, so watch this space.
Try your hand at making your own pastries and cakes with ‘Bake Off’ recipes!
Biscuits, crumpets, cupcakes, and pastries. Who would’ve thought a show about baking could be so popular? While it’s hard to pick a favorite moment (or dish), there’s always room for some great British TV.
Looking to recreate some showstoppers of your own? You’re in luck! The Great British Bake Off’s official site has a list of all the recipes from the show. Give them a go!