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    Posted on Oct 1, 2019

    27 Products To Take Your Bakes From Amateur To Showstopper

    On your marks, get set, BAKE!

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    Whether you've been baking for years or you're a total novice, these products will make you feel ready to bake in an inexplicably carpeted countryside tent in time for next year's Bake Off.

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    1. A cake turntable can really improve your icing and decorating game.

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    Price: £4.99.

    2. This aesthetically pleasing, fin-shaped, silicone bowl scraper will get every bit of batter from your bowl to your baking tin.

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    Price: £6.40.

    3. If you're dreaming of a KitchenAid but feel it's a liiiiiiittle out of your price range, get this affordable 2-in-1 stand mixer/hand mixer combo instead.

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    Price: £29.99 - £32.99, depending on model.

    4. A silicone rolling mat with measurements printed right on it can help you roll out your dough or fondant to the perfect size.

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    Price: £6.95.

    5. Make sure you look the part with this highly-rated, gender-neutral chef's apron with handy pockets. You can even buy a matching set for you and your favourite baking buddy.

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    Price: £6.99 for one, £9.99 for a pack of two.

    6. In case you don't already have one, this digital kitchen scale is sleek, easy to clean, and indispensable for accurately measuring ingredients.

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    Price: £14.95 - £15.00, depending on colour.

    7. A fluted bundt pan will turn out the fancy ring cakes of your dreams.

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    Price: £9.95 for a single tin, £15.19 - £18.86 for a set.

    8. This stainless steel bench cutter is key for cleanly and evenly dividing your dough.

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    Price: £6.99.

    9. Most home ovens don't heat consistently, so use an oven thermometer to ensure your bakes are at the right temperature every time.

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    Price: £1.79.

    10. This 50-piece cake decorating set has everything you need to start piping like a pro and comes with its own storage case.

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    Price: £12.99.

    11. A tiered cooling rack makes batch baking so much easier.

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    Price: £4.03 for a single tray, £7.49 for a three-tiered rack.

    12. This ice cream scoop has a secondary use: getting perfectly even scoops of biscuit dough onto your baking sheet.

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    Price: £4.99.

    13. We've all watched the contestants blind bake their pie crusts before adding their fillings; now it's your turn with these ceramic blind baking beans.

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    Price: £4.99.

    14. Make showstopping layer cakes with this wire cake leveller.

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    Price: £9.28 for the 10-inch size.

    15. An angled palette knife is a super simple multipurpose tool that does it all: spreading, smoothing, lifting, flipping, and more.

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    Price: £2.27 - £5.52, depending on style.

    16. This food colouring set has a 4.8-star rating and can really jazz up your cakes.

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    Price: £8.75 - £9.88 for a set of six, depending on colours.

    17. A silicone macaron baking mat helps you make the perfect-sized macarons every time.

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    Price: £9.68 for a pack of two.

    18. An egg separator makes separating yolks and whites go so much faster.

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    Price: £6.50.

    19. Use this candy thermometer to get your caramel, jam, or confectionery to the ideal temperature.

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    Price: £6.99.

    20. Not all spatulas were created equal. This heat-resistant, dishwasher-safe spatula set has one for every job.

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    Price: £9.99 for a set of four.

    21. This expandable, two-layer cake box can store and transport up to 24 cupcakes or one large cake.

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    Price: £27.99.

    22. Beat Paul Hollywood at his own game with this bread-proving basket made of natural rattan with a removable liner.

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    Price: £12.99.

    23. Use a silicone pastry brush to get that extra shine of egg-wash or melted butter and unlike with traditional brushes, you won't have to deal with stray bristles on your bakes.

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    Price: £4.95.

    24. Are you ready to get hardcore? This 4.9-star rated, 84-piece fondant cutting kit includes fondant cutters of various shapes, including letters and numbers, as well as engraving tools.

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    Price: £9.27.

    25. This nine-piece food preparation set has you sorted for measuring spoons, bowls, and a sifter, all nested together in a space-saving, colourful design.

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    Price: £34.99 - £100, depending on colour and material.

    26. This laser-engraved wooden spoon will proclaim you Star Baker, even if it's only in your own kitchen.

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    Price: £5.99.

    27. And if you find yourself in need of some baking inspiration, you can check out the most recent Great British Bake Off tie-in book.

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    Price: £3.99 for Kindle edition, £7.00 for hardcover.