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How Much Do You Know About Baking Versus The Hosts Of "The Great Australian Bake Off”?

Will you be left with a soggy bottom, or will you be star baker?

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Mel Buttle and Claire Hooper, the hosts of The Great Australian Bake Off, recently stopped by the BuzzFeed office - so we decided to put their baking know-how to the test. See how you fare against Mel and Claire!

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    B: 13!

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    A: A soft roll made with lard and milk, typically indented by the baker's thumb!

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    C: The crumb!

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    C: 2 Billion! According to KitchenProject.com that amounts to about 300 cookies for each person!

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    B: New Zealand! The first record of a Pavlova dates back to 1926 in New Zealand.

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    C: Salty, sweet, sour, bitter and umami!

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    B: Italian! French meringue is made whisking sugar into beaten egg whites while Swiss is made whisking sugar into beaten egg whites over a pan of hot water.

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    A: Flour, salt and water are the traditional ingredients in a damper loaf.

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    B: Powdered eel!

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    A: Choux! The light pastry is also used for profiteroles.

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    A: all of these cakes use whipped eggs in the batter, making them light and fluffy.

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    B: Genoise! The other types of sponge use separated eggs in the batter.

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How Much Do You Know About Baking Versus The Hosts Of "The Great Australian Bake Off”?

Beaten by Mel and Claire in baking trivia!

Sorry! Both Mel and Claire beat you on this one. Better brush up before Great Australian Bake Off begins!

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Beaten by Claire, but better than Mel!

You may have bested Mel's 7, but unfortunately Claire still has you beat! Better brush up before you head into the Bake Off tent!

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A perfect score! Better than Mel and Claire!

You got a perfect score! Totally schooling Mel and Claire! You're Bake Off ready!

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The Great Australian Bake Off begins on October 13, 8.30pm AEDT on FOXTEL. Tune in to see Mel, Claire and a shit-ton more cake!

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