Paul Hollywood


Paul Hollywood, who is known as a baker, currently runs a successful baking company involved in the production of bread. Also, the baker is popular for his appearance on television on food show “The Great British Bake Off”, where the chef acted as a judge. Paul Hollywood recipes consist of breads based products which are highly popular in London and nearby areas.


Professional Career of Paul Hollywood

Paul Hollywood, who initially took his training for becoming a sculptor, instantly turned his career towards cooking where he decided to try his hands in bread making. Due to extreme level of passion for bakery based goods, Paul worked as a Head Baker in several highly reputed hotels, a few of which include Chester Grosvenor Hotel, Cliveden Hotel, and The Dorchester Hotel. The baker also provided a few years of his services to Annassa resorts and Cyprus at Annabelle.

Currently, Paul Hollywood owns a miniature factory which is involved in the production of artisan pastries and breads. The baker currently has a reputed client list which includes Harrods as the main client. Also, Paul supplies his bread based products to various restaurants near London and South East.  


Noteworthy Achievements of Paul Hollywood


Food Inventions

Sourdough bread recipe consisting of Roquefort and almond is one of the most popular Paul Hollywood recipes, which was considered to be highly costly bread in UK in the year 2008, where one loaf of bread was sold at £15.



Television Appearance

  • Paul Hollywood is immensely popular on food show “The Great British Bake Off”, where he is famous as “Bread Baking Guru”. Lots of bread based Paul Hollywood recipes are described every now and then on this popular TV show. A few popular recipes of the chef on the show consist of simple scones (fluffy and soft small baked quick bread which go nicely with afternoon tea), soda bread (paired very nicely with fruity jam, butter, crispy bacon or cheese) and cob loaf (a soft and delicious white bread which can be easily made at home).


  • Apart from his appearance on “The Great British Bake Off”, Paul Hollywood has also been seen on other TV shows like The Generation Game, The Heaven and Earth Show, and Ready Steady Cook for BBC channel. Further, Paul has been seen on “This Morning” TV show of ITV.



The cookbook “100 Great Breads” of Paul Hollywood is enriched with numerous recipes pertaining to bread which are really very simple to understand and implement, and can be easily prepared at home. The cookbook contains bread recipes containing likes of different countries such as France, Italy and Cyprus, thus representing the baker’s quest to locate hearty and good bread, while traveling throughout Europe. All Paul Hollywood recipes ranging from simple bread preparation to Mediterranean, breakfast, and traditional bread recipes are contained in this cookbook of the baker Paul Hollywood. All the ways to prepare cakes, muffins and pizzas, all of them being bread based recipes, have been described in this cookbook.

Paul Hollywood Blogs

Food Fetish Of Hollywood

Food Fetish Of Hollywood On : 11-Nov-2007 By : Hyde Ray

  Cinema's relationship with food and drink has always been a complicated affair. Sometimes it's abusive, as Mae Clark, with her face full of grapefruit, learned from James Cagney in "The Public Enemy." Sometimes it's...

So Long Paul

On : 27-Sep-2008 By : The Tortilla Guy

Well Today the world lost a friend, not only an actor who was nominated for 10 academy awards and was seen in some GREAT Films of our era. But also a foodie who not only developed all kinds of products but then give the profits to charities to date these...

Turbocharged Diet To Charge Up Danica Patrick

Turbocharged Diet To Charge Up Danica Patrick On : 19-Apr-2010 By : Antonu Bezboruah

Want to know the diet plan of this petite racer who is a perfect blend of beauty and talent? From where does she get the power to power-steer Indy cars at a speed of 200 miles per hour? Like me there are millions of people who are stunned by the sheer power...

Sandra Bullock Diet

Sandra Bullock Diet On : 27-Jul-2011 By : bronzegoddess_bright

The Sandra Bullock diet needs a standing ovation. Sandra Bullock does a great job at everything; be it movies, or be it being the mother of young Louis, or having that fantastic body. At 47, having such a toned body could be an impossible dream for a lot...

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