Spring Baking Championship

Spring Baking Championship

2015 - 2018, Quiz / Contest, Cookery
Bobby Deen hosts as eight of America's best bakers set out to prove their culinary skills in a series of challenges and win the hearts of judges Duff Goldman, Nancy Fuller and Lorraine Pascale. One winner will be crowned Spring Baking Champion, taking home the grand prize of $50,000

Episode Guide

  • Spring Baking Championship - Memorial Day Delights (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Memorial Day Delights

    The three finalists must create red, white and blue American flag cakes; one of the bakers will win $50,000.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Rainy Day Sweets (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Rainy Day Sweets

    The four bakers must make whoopie pie critters found in a garden; the bakers must capture the drips and drops of rainfall in a cake.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Momcentric (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:


    The five bakers create fruit tarts from the heart in a kaleidoscope of colors and flavors; vintage dessert and mom classics like peach cobbler, bread pudding, chocolate cream pie and pineapple upside down cake get a makeover.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Springtime Remodeling (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Springtime Remodeling

    The six remaining bakers attempt to lighten up a dense, dark brownie and give a classic Napoleon a springtime twist.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Derby Desserts (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Derby Desserts

    The seven remaining bakers celebrate the Kentucky Derby with their takes on mint julep desserts and cookie garlands.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Sweet Vacations (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Sweet Vacations

    The eight remaining bakers must make tropical desserts and destination doughnuts based on locations such as a poolside resort, a spring cruise and a Vegas getaway.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Easter Treats (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Easter Treats

    Nine of the best bakers in America create Easter egg desserts and bunny cakes.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Destination Wedding (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Destination Wedding

    The three remaining bakers create an array of snacks for the welcome baskets for a destination wedding; in the final main-heat, they must bake a wedding cake inspired by popular wedding destinations Mexico, Hawaii, and Italy.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Moms Love Chocolate (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Moms Love Chocolate

    In this pre-heat, the bakers must make Mother's Day gift desserts inspired by classic Mother's Day gifts; in the main-heat they take on the most classic Mother's Day Gift of all, chocolate.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Sweet Toothed Farmer (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Sweet Toothed Farmer

    The five remaining bakers are tasked with transforming farm-fresh vegetables into delectable desserts; in the main-heat, the bakers pay homage to a traditional farmhouse breakfast with bacon and egg-themed confections.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Bake the Rainbow (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Bake the Rainbow

    In the pre-heat, the six remaining bakers must make yummy dippers and create a sweet fondue; for the main heat, bakers must produce glorious rainbow desserts to stay in the game.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Great Outdoors (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Great Outdoors

    The remaining bakers take on outdoor activities with a pre-heat ballpark snack dessert made from classic ballpark treats like popcorn and soft pretzels; the bakers attempt to create barbecue imposter desserts.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Berry Naked (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Berry Naked

    In the pre-heat challenge, eight of America's best bakers undertake a shortcake makeover using any fruit but berries; the main heat is berry, berry challenging as the bakers create berry naked cakes to stay in the competition.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Wedding Season (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Wedding Season

    The three remaining bakers take on a wedding dessert bar challenge; creating a wedding cake that deserves to be the centerpiece of the big day.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Memorial Day Madness (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Memorial Day Madness

    The bakers must make memorable Memorial Day desserts to make it to the finale; in the first challenge the bakers must create a pie for a spring picnic; red, white and blue desserts.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Birthday Blast (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Birthday Blast

    The five remaining bakers must bake for a birthday bash; desserts on a stick; the bakers must create a birthday cake, paired with homemade ice cream.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Mother's Day (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Mother's Day

    The bakers take on a special treat, transforming coffee and cream into a delectable dessert; whipping up a festive mom-worthy brunch.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Sweet and Tart (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Sweet and Tart

    In the first challenge, the remaining chefs must create a honey dessert; lemons and limes must be incorporated into a springtime citrus treat.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Spring Bounty (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Spring Bounty

    Eight of America's best bakers set out to prove their culinary skills in a series of challenges including flower-inspired cupcakes and an upside-down cake.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Blooming Delicious (Episode 22)
    Episode 22:

    Blooming Delicious

    The nine bakers create cupcake flower arrangements and amp up the flower power with flower essences; in the main heat, the competitors are challenged to make and decorate mirror-glazed gazing balls and plate them in edible gardens.

  • Spring Baking Championship - A Perfect Spring Day (Episode 21)
    Episode 21:

    A Perfect Spring Day

    The eight bakers work in teams to create springtime mini pies perfect for an outdoor gathering; the competitors make desserts using three items from a picnic basket, but are not allowed to make the same thing as their picnic partners.

  • Spring Baking Championship - Spring Colorburst (Episode 20)
    Episode 20:

    Spring Colorburst

    The competition kicks off as the 10 bakers celebrate the bountiful fruits and bright colors of the season by making fruity, tie-dye mini cheesecakes; the bakers incorporate fresh herbs and produce color gradients in their naked ombre cakes.