Enter

Britain's Best Cake has six categories for entry: Classic Cake, Free-From Cake, Fruit Cake, Individual Cake, Occasion Cake and Traybake. The entry process couldn’t be easier; all we ask for is the name, ingredients, description of your cake and two accompanying photos. It’s quick and simple!

Our panel of expert judges will select a winning and highly commended cake for each category, and give the top accolade of Britain’s Best Cake  to the sweet treat that they deem to be the very finest in Britain!

Why enter Britain’s Best Cake?

    • Generate positive publicity locally and nationally
    • Free use of winners’ and highly commended logos
    • Meet and network with fellow cake makers and suppliers
    • Coverage on British Baker’s website and across its social channels
    • Reward the loyalty, skills and hard work of your team
    • Showcase your exceptional cake-making skills to a wider audience

    Cakes being entered for the Competition must be delivered in person to the UK Food and Drink Shows, NEC Birmingham on Monday 29th April 2024 as instructed by the organiser.

    Terms of entry

    Take a look at the categories open for entry in this year competition!

    Categories

    A traditional cake including but not limited to Victoria sponge, coffee & walnut, carrot cake, Battenburg, chocolate fudge cake, and more. They can be loaf cakes, round, or other shapes.

    Any brand names used on the cakes must be officially licensed.

    £30.00
    Qty

    A cake of any variety but it must be made to suit a specific dietary requirement, such as gluten-free, egg-free or vegan.

    Any brand names used on the cakes must be officially licensed.

    £30.00
    Qty

    A cake made with candied or dried fruit. This can include a classic fruit cake as well as regional specialities such as Dundee cake and Bara Brith. They can be any size or shape and decorated or plain.

    Any brand names used on the cakes must be officially licensed.

    £30.00
    Qty

    Small cakes and muffins with or without toppings and fillings designed to serve one person. This could include fairy cakes, cupcakes, and muffins. Entrants will need to supply six cakes.

    Any brand names used on the cakes must be officially licensed.

    £30.00
    Qty

    Sharing-sized cakes for a special occasion which have a minimum of 10 portions. They must be decorated and should go above and beyond an everyday cake. This could include birthday cakes, wedding cakes, novelty cakes and more.

    Any brand names used on the cakes must be officially licensed.

    £30.00
    Qty

    Cakes that are baked in a tray and portioned for sharing. This could include brownies, blondies, sponge cakes, tray cakes, and more.

    Any brand names used on the cakes must be officially licensed.

    £30.00
    Qty