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Presenter 1: Three things going on at the same time there. Pouring, dipping, mixing and also baking. That’s actually four things.
Contestant 1: I learnt a big lesson from that … sorry, I’m coming back.
Presenter 1: Yes, I’m just ushering the spoon, here we go, ushering the spoon, good.
Contestant 1: Yep, my oven’s beeping.
Presenter 1: Oooh, look at those. They look good!
Judge 1: OK, it’s a pud alert. You’ve got 5 minutes, bakers!
Presenter 1: Delicious hot muslin parcels, there’s the ...
Contestant 2: Ohh, it’s a wee bit soft.
Presenter 1: OK, is that all right?
Contestant 2: No, not really.
Contestant 3: There’s no dip there as well, which is a good indication it’s, it’s moist inside, so hopefully I’ve got the right balance today.
Contestant 2: I don’t think I floured it enough. There should be a kind of skin of flour around the outside.
Contestant 4: Look at the state of me! My hands are shaking, my ...oh my giddy aunt!
Contestant 5: Eww, oh, nooo ... ahh …
Presenter 1: Can I help you, Danni?
Contestant 5: I’ve got some more mixture. It just fell off when I was taking them out of the oven. I could cry.
Presenter 1: Let’s put these in here.
Contestant 5: Ruined. Absolutely ruined, I’m so going out.
Presenter 1: Danni, me love, you’ve got four good sponges, you’ve got four good sponges.
Contestant 5: Yeah, but I haven’t got six to give to present to them. Two fell on the floor. I’ve got it all down my shoe.
Presenter 1: Don’t panic, you’ve got two more in the oven, that’s good.
Contestant 2: I think it’s going to happen with all of them.
Presenter 1: Bakers, you have got one minute.
Contestant 6: Yeah, that side out …
Presenter 1: OK, bakers, time is up on your hot comforting sponges. Please step right away from them, thank you.
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