The competition is composed of three challenges, the one hour Tiered Cake Challenge, The 45-minute Quarter Sheet Cake Challenge and the 15-minute Cupcake Challenge. The four competitors in each city are scored in comparison by a panel of three judges. The overall winners and the category winners of each city will continue to the finals, where they will be voted on by the Baking Channel audience. Cash prizes will be presented to contestants who receive the highest popular vote.
In the Twin Cities installment of Cake Show, winners were as follows:
Best Decorator Overall: Mary Moy
Best Tiered Cake: Mary Moy
Best Quarter Sheet Cake: Robyn Hanisch, Hanisch Bakery
Best Cupcakes: Roxanne Johnson, Cake Box Bakery
On the next episode of Cake Show, contestants from Seattle, WA, will compete to be America’s best cake decorator on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2012. New episodes of Cake Show air every Tuesday at 10 a.m. CST on www.thebakingchannel.com.