Passionate baker and celebrity chef Jo Wheatley is a mother-of-three who rose to fame in 2011 after winning the hugely popular BBC series The Great British Bake Off.
Jo is a much loved after dinner speaker Jo talks about her genuine love of baking and her knowledge of cuisine is both interesting and inspiring to any audience. Thanks to her status a sa celebrity chef Jo Wheatley has established herself as a cooking demonstrator at roadshows and specialist culinary events; her cooking demonstrations appeal to a wide audience and have made her a celebrity chef in her own right, she now even acts as a representative for a number of big brands including Stork and Dr Oetker.
Wheatley, for whom cooking had always been a personal hobby, is an entirely self-taught chef, who wowed both audiences and judges with her petit-fours and minute desserts; now an established chef in her own right Wheatley over-turned the national preconceptions about home baking, proving that cooking isn’t just something yummy mummy’s to do pass the time.
As well as her work as an after dinner speaker Jo Wheatley is often called upon to perform cooking demonstrations, she has cultivated an enviable TV identity, giving cooking demonstrations on shows such as BBC’s Good Food and What’s Cooking?
Since winning the Great British Bake Off, Wheatley has gone on to become a published celebrity chef, thus far releasing two cookery books for Sainsbury’s, she is known for her sweet tooth and her recipes are easy to follow and will delight any chef or would-be baker.