Hairy Bikers' Bakeation

November 2019

Season 1 Episode 8 - Spain

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After nearly five thousand miles, the Hairy Bikers reach the last leg of their Bake-ation, which takes them through northern Spain. Their journey starts in San Sebastian, where they get stuck in to the local cuisine with pinchos (tapas gone large), a traditional Basque dining club and goose barnacles, and a challenging loc...

Season 1 Episode 7 - France

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Many people regard France as the home of gastronomy and Lyon the culinary capital of France, so that's where the journey begins as Dave and Si explore the ‘bouchon’ - a restaurant traditionally run by a female chef or ‘mere Lyonnaise’.

Season 1 Episode 6 - Italy

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It's stop number six, and the Bikers have made it as far as southern Europe - Italy to be precise. Starting in Venice, the Bikers have to abandon their bikes in favour of a more elegant form of transport - the gondola, but that doesn't stop them cooking. By the side of a canal they bake a classic focaccia with rosemary.

Season 1 Episode 5 - Austria

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The home of Mozart, the Sound of Music and Arnie (Schwarznegger) provides the fifth leg of the Hairy Bikers' adventure. The trip starts in Vienna, patisserie capital of the world and ends atop the spectacular Grossglockner Alpine pass, one of the world's most spectacular biking roads.

Season 1 Episode 4 - Eastern Europe

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The half-way point of the Hairy Bikers' Bakeation sees them journey to the furthest reaches of Europe culminating in an amazing family party thrown by Dave's wife Lil, who comes from Romania. Three countries; Slovakia, Hungary and Romania provide the Bikers with ample opportunity to explore some great baking. It all starts...

Season 1 Episode 3 - Germany

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Germany is one of Dave's favourite countries. Travelling from the wine region of the Rhine Valley to the spiritual home of beer, Bavaria, they discover the German's passion for bread of every shape, size and flavour. They prove that German cuisine isn't all sausages and beer but based on regional specialities from pretzels...

Season 1 Episode 2 - Low Countries

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The second leg of the Hairy Bikers Bakeation begins on the flatlands of the Netherlands where Si and Dave bake Lazybones buns beside a windmill. They discover that the Netherlands baking tradition reflects the country's past as a nation at the heart of the spice trade. This is particularly true of the classic Dutch apple p...

Season 1 Episode 1 - Norway

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The Hairy Bikers start their epic 5000 mile bakeation in Kristiansund on Norway's stunning West coast. They ride out along the Atlantic highway, ferry hopping from island to island and enjoy the thrilling biking provided by the spectacular roads that hug the rugged coastline of the fjords before arriving in the capital, Os...