The Great British Baking Show (or “Great British Bake-off”) is back in 2021 for Season 12 and it’s now playing week-by-week on Netflix starting Friday, September 24! Not only that but did you know you can join Fantasy Bake-off and play with a community of baking-loving-friends!?

If you haven’t watched the Great British Baking Show yet then that’s FANTASTIC! Why? Because you have nine seasons of it to watch on Netflix right now. You will binge, you will laugh, you will cry, and most of all, you will wonder how the delightful accents haven’t made their way into your tv until now.

What is the Great British Baking Show?

For those who haven’t watched at all…

The Great British Bake Off (also called Bake Off or GBBO) is a British television baking competition, in which a group of amateur bakers compete against each other in a series of rounds, attempting to impress a group of judges with their baking skills, with a contestant being eliminated in each round, with the winner being selected from the contestants who reach the finals.

Sounds normal? It is! But it’s so good because there’s less forced drama and more… baking!

Now that you’re caught up on all the previous seasons you will have seen something exciting…

The Great British Baking Show 2019 (in New York)The crew is back together for the twelfth season and this time they’re releasing them onto Netflix week-by-week to hopefully recreate the magic that was the early seasons of Game of Thrones.

What does that mean?

It means there’ll be drama…

Iain's Baked Alaska

There’ll be laughs…

I listen to my cakes

And most of all, there’ll be friends to watch it with, live at America Josh! You can also play Fantasy Bake-off!

What is Fantasy Bake Off with America Josh?

Just like Fantasy Football, where you pick a team and watch your team progress through a season of football, Fantasy Bake-off lets you predict which participant from this year’s bake-off will win the overall prize, and then each week you can pick who you think is going to win each of the challenge rounds!

It’s a fun way to enjoy what is already a thrilling adventure, and it will lead to a fantastic viewing party right at the end of the season!

So how do you join Fantasy Bake Off with America Josh?

Go to https://fantasybakeoff.co.uk/leagues/join/ right now, and when you’ve registered, type in the league code: 613b5b8dc0801

Once you’ve joined be sure to comment below and join the America Josh Facebook Group with the password: BAKEDGOODS

Every week we’ll be reporting in with updates!