Design a cake for the Queen competition

Design a cake for the Queen competition

If you're always watching the Great British Bake Off and thinking: 'I could do better than that...', then here's your chance to create a show-stopper!

Waitrose is inviting budding designers and cooks to get creative and design a special birthday cake to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday next year. The winning design will be created by the retailer’s organic brand, Waitrose Duchy Organic, and will be sold exclusively in Waitrose branches.
The winner will  be chosen by a panel including celebrated cake maker Fiona Cairns and organisers of one of the Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebrations in May 2016.  Waitrose is an Official Partner of one of the Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebration events which will take place in the private grounds of Windsor Castle in May 2016 and will be broadcast by ITV.

The winning design will top a Waitrose Duchy Organic fruit cake and will be available  to buy from Waitrose shops  from the 21st of April 2016. For those who wish to recreate the design at home, details on how to make the cake will be available to view on
Entrants should send an email with their name, age, address, daytime telephone number, and a photograph or scanned drawing of their cake design to by October 15th. Emails should be no larger than 10GB. For more information, click here


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