10 of the funniest tweets about last night’s Great British Bake Off

By Iain Leggat
Wednesday, 21st October 2020, 11:33 am
Updated Wednesday, 21st October 2020, 11:54 am

Another tense week of The Great British Bake Off meant another entertaining night of ‘Bake Off Twitter’. Week five saw the bakers take on pastry week, making caged tarts, cornish pasties and eclairs.

Here are the funniest tweets from last night’s episode

Viewers were full of sympathy for Linda, who struggled with pastry week

Linda during pastry week #GBBO pic.twitter.com/mnnumPwHzA

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    — Scott Bryan (@scottygb) October 20, 2020

    One viewer was quick to notice Linda taking a few creative liberties with her bakes

    Bake a Cornish pasty.*Linda bakes a samosa*Bake an eclair.*Linda makes churros*#GBBO

    — Pedro (@peetermiguuel) October 20, 2020

    ‘Crème pât’ was a big hit with EastEnders fans

    Everything time I hear the words 'crème pât' on @BritishBakeOff this image fills my head. #GBBO pic.twitter.com/cKfaLRgDid

    — Deadlier Knitshaaaaaaaaaaaiiiiiiiiiiiiiide (@deadlyknitshade) October 20, 2020

    Lottie bringing out a dictionary definition of ‘tart’ was always going to be a treat

    Lottie on her way to present her tart after hitting Paul with the dictionary definition #gbbo pic.twitter.com/eCA07beDT4

    — Ջո Քրուկ (@joecrook96) October 20, 2020

    Another Lottie fan over here

    #GBBOPaul: I don't know if that would count as a tart.Lottie: I looked the definition up on the internet actually. pic.twitter.com/NXhDAOO5zu

    — Dean Brown (@DeanoBrown2010) October 20, 2020

    Dave’s tart pyramid model of the Louvre left viewers wishing they were in Paris

    Can't wait until I can go Paris and see Dave's tart #GBBO pic.twitter.com/TJ9H0hO561

    — Tom Perc-Evil Dead (@twpercival1) October 20, 2020

    However, to some it was less Louvre, more Crystal Maze

    "Once in the crystal dome the aim is to collect as many gold tokens as possible" #GBBO pic.twitter.com/gtfwRQXerh

    — Amy Van Gar (@amyvangar) October 20, 2020

    Noel Fielding and Matt Lucas Harry Potter spin off?

    The Harry Potter spin off where Snape and Vernon Dursley go on a Caribbean holiday is gonna be great. #GBBO pic.twitter.com/WdVEYaiU34

    — Mark (@Hiphopocrates) October 20, 2020

    How it started - how it’s going

    how it started: how it’s going:#GBBO pic.twitter.com/gtjlV62gzB

    — bake off memes (@gbbomemes_) October 20, 2020

    Prue Leith continued to inspire some fashion fans

    No one:Prue’s necklace:#GBBO pic.twitter.com/iludzhqadg

    — Charlie Cantwell (@CharlieCantwell) October 20, 2020