Next Great Baker

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  • Special: Finale Pre-Show

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    Season 2, Episode 11 - Aired 01/30/2012

    Season 2's bakers discuss their experiences on the show, answer viewer questions and try to predict the winner

  • …And the Winner Is?

    …And the Winner Is? Edit this episode

    Season 2, Episode 10 - Aired 01/30/2012

    Season 2 ends with finalists Marissa, Nadine and Ryan vying for the top spot, which includes a $100,000 prize, a feature in Brides magazine and a chance to work at Carlo's Bakery.

  • Crown-Winning Cakes

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    Season 2, Episode 9 - Aired 01/23/2012

    It's down to the final four and it's every baker for themselves. Buddy brings in 2011 Miss USA Alyssa Campanella to help judge who will make it to the finale as the bakers must create their best cake celebrating Alyssa's life.

  • Headbanging Bakers

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    Season 2, Episode 8 - Aired 01/16/2012

    The bakers must get in a heavy state of mind when they are asked to create heavy metal cakes complete with pyrotechnics for a very special birthday. These cakes need to rock or somebody is going out with a bang...and did we mention it's boys vs. girls?

  • Here Comes The Bride-Zilla!

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    Season 2, Episode 7 - Aired 01/09/2012

    It's wedding day at the bakery! The bakers must team up to create an off-beat wedding cake for a true bridezilla! It's the ultimate test to see how these bakers will handle a difficult client, but will the bride's requests be too demanding?

  • Gators, Chimps and Bears...Oh My!

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    Season 2, Episode 6 - Aired 01/02/2012

    The contestants' speed and agility are tested when they unload the industrial ovens at the new factory. Meanwhile, animal cakes are needed for a New Jersey zoo.

  • Let the Sparks Fly

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    Season 2, Episode 5 - Aired 12/26/2011

    "Engineered" cakes that spin, smoke and spark require the contestants to work together on a difficult challenge.

  • Bakers on Ice

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    Season 2, Episode 4 - Aired 12/19/2011

    The bakers split up into teams to make a holiday-theme cake for the Valastro Christmas party.

  • Wedding Wonderland

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    Season 2, Episode 3 - Aired 12/12/2011

    The winning team of a wedding-cake challenge will be safe from elimination and have their cake featured in an issue of Brides magazine.

  • Life-Sized Cakes

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    Season 2, Episode 2 - Aired 12/05/2011

    The contestants have 10 hours to create life-size sculpted cakes, with mystery clients serving as the models.

  • It's Go Time

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    Season 2, Episode 1 - Aired 11/28/2011

    In the second-season premiere, the competitors are split up into teams to work on a 4-foot-tall theme cake, but Buddy's immunity challenge will also require individuals to stand out.