Published On: Wed, Aug 14th, 2019

Great British Bake Off finalist special guest at London Dessert Festival

Manon Lagreve is a special guest at the upcoming London Dessert Festival

The London Dessert Festival takes place on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th August 2019 at the Old Truman Bakery in East London. The GBBO finalist has been announced as ambassador to the festival.

Manon Lagreve

Many industry experts, top chefs, bakers and influencers will be hosting demonstrations and talks throughout the weekend.

Last year’s Great British Bake Off finalist, Manon will appear for a special Q&A session on Saturday afternoon. She’ll be offering advice and top tips for aspiring bakers and dessert makers. Plus she’ll be dishing on how life has changed since Bake Off and her plans for the future!

Other guests include Clarisse Flon, who will be using vegan alternatives in baking to make a Vegan Passion Fruit Meringue Tart.

Past Bake Off contestant, Dan Beasley-Harling will be there to demonstrate how to make perfect Choux Pastry.

Top pastry chef Helen Clark will explain how to master a Chocolate Bomb, and Fit Waffle will also be providing tips for phone photography and talking all about their success on Instagram.

London Dessert Festival is the city’s first immersive dessert event, designed to be a feast for the senses. A ticket includes goodie bags, samples, lessons, live entertainment, gorgeous photograph opportunities, and much more!

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