Great Orangutan Bake Off 2016 Winners

Thank you to everyone who took part in Orangutan Awareness Week 2016 which ran from Monday 7th to Sunday 13th November. No matter what you did, little or big, it all makes a difference.

Ian Cumming, finalist of the Great British Bake Off 2015 and Patrick Aryee, Orangutan Foundation Patron and wildlife television presenter judged our Great Orangutan Bake Off 2016 competition.

Here are the winning cakes...


Adult’s Category

1st Prize – Caroline Richardson

‘Here's my deforestation themed entry for the bake off - adult category. The cake is 100% vegan & free from palm oil. I made the orangutan, tree stumps and logs from a raw blend of almonds, prunes and cocoa.’


Great Orangutan Bake Off 2016 Winners

 2nd Prize – Grace Pearce, 3rd Prize – Sarah Croucher



Children’s Category

1st Prize - Isabelle Head, aged 6

‘Isabelle has said to tell you that it is a mummy Orangutan with 2 baby orangutans and that she checked before designing it that plain M&Ms (featured in the decoration) are palm oil-free (She does know that orangutans don't normally have twins, but decided that one could be adopted...)’


Great Orangutan Bake Off 2016 Winners

 2nd Prize – Shafira Sabrun, aged 11, 3rd Prize - Georgia Gill, aged 12


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