“Effervescent, bubbly and a brilliant baker in her own right – Suzy will be hosting the Baking Stage for us on the day and will keep the lively stage running smoothly.”
Suzy is an entertaining and exuberant baker, who’s Chocolate and Banana Cake with Peanut Butter Frosting won the title of ‘Britain’s Best Cake’, and her the title of ‘Cake Club Queen’ in ITV’s Lorraine Cake Club Competition.
Since winning the competition, Suzy has collaborated with Infinity Brands launching ‘Bake with Suzy’ gourmet baking kits, where all of the key ingredients to make one of Suzy’s recipes are pre-measured out, individually wrapped and packaged in retro style tins. There are currently 10 kits in the range and they are sold all over the world. The kits have featured in Red Magazine, Olive Magazine, and The Metro and Suzy has also promoted them personally on QVC.
Suzy puts a fun and somewhat indulgent spin on baking and runs a very popular blog – www.suzypeltabakes.com which includes recipes, competitions and reviews and she often collaborates with top brands including Renshaw Baking, .
For the past three years Suzy has been Marie Curie’s Official Blooming Great Tea Party Blogger https://www.mariecurie.org.uk/get-involved/organise-activity/blooming-great-tea-party/suzy-pelta which has seen her create many recipes for them, including the campaign’s signature cakes. She has also partnered with the campaign’s sponsors: Nature Valley and Cafe Direct, creating recipes using their products. Suzy appeared in a series of video blogs and also a baking tutorial with Mel Giedroyc and these were the focus of Marie Curie’s Tea Party social media week.
For this year’s Comic Relief Red Nose Day, Suzy partnered with Maltesers to create Maltesers Cookies, which were one of the official recipes of the campaign.
Suzy has been a judge at The World Bread Awards and also for Holland & Barrett’s Big Free From Bake.
Recently, Suzy filmed two recipes for Waitrose TV’s ‘Love to Bake’ series.
Suzy is now demo-ing her skills around the country and has appeared at BBC Good Food Shows and The Cake & Bake Show. She can next be seen at BBC Good Food Bakes & Cakes Show.
Suzy lives in London with her husband and three children.