The Great Golders Bake Off

We are very excited to announce our first ever Great Golders Green Cheesecake Bake-Off (GGGCBO) for Shavuot 5778.

For those of you who like to bake or simply like a good competition please sign up as a competitor to bake your best cheesecake recipe in the shul kitchen on Thursday 17th May at 8:00pm (please sign up by Sunday 13th May).

Of course, in true Bake Off style there will be a few challenges set along the way

tastestyle and creativity by Tracey Fine and Georgie Tarn, authors of THE JEWISH PRINCESSES (you can find more about them here) on Monday 21st May at the Chains’ home at 5:45pm (in between the talks on the learning programme).


Following the announcement of the Great Golders Green Cheesecake Bake-Off 2018 Champion 🏆there will be a gourmet cheesecake buffet for all to enjoy!
ALL are welcome to enter the baking competition from ages 12-120 and ALL are welcome to attend the judging event (even if you didn’e a cheesecake or attend the shiurim).

The GGGCBO committee look forward to receiving contestant applications. Please apply by emailing [email protected].

We wish each and everyone one of you the best of luck.


This years GGGCBO has outlined two unique competition challenges. 
1. Competitors must only use ingredients that are listed on the KLBD website (click to access list) AND are Chalav Yisrael
2. Competitors must create your cheesecake masterpiece using basic limited tools provided by the shul!
 Cheesecakes will be stored at GGS until Monday 21st May when contestants may collect their cakes and bring them to our judging session at the Chains residence at 5:45pm.