2023 Student Pastry Chef of the Year is Open for Entries!

Take your pastry to the next level and enter our brilliant student pastry chef competition and win big at the same time. The competition is now in its third year and those that enter will be competing in front of the finest pastry chefs in the country. Both Cherish Finden and Benoit Blin from Bake Off: The Professionals are part of the judging panel.

The shortage of highly-skilled young pastry chefs is well documented, so it is our intention to showcase the great student and apprentice talent within the UK’s colleges, learning providers and universities. We also want to showcase the creative and highly rewarding career opportunities available to a wider audience.

The preliminary round is in writing. We need:


Meet the Judges

Win big with our superb prizes.



Third Place:

Please send your completed entries to alexandra@redcherry.uk.com by Friday 3rd March 2023 at 17:00.