Genre: Reality, Cooking
Premise: Cake artists put their baking and building skills to the test in this competition series. Each episode pits three contestants and their teams against one another, challenged to create a cake in just nine hours that's at least 5 feet tall and based on a marquee event's theme. The contestants also face a skills and taste test that could give one team the advantage of sitting out another team for 30 minutes. The winner receives $10,000 and their cake is featured as the centerpiece at the event.
S01, E01 (First Aired: Aug. 3, 2009)
Master cake decorators Tariq Hanna, Richard Medina and Ashley Vicos lead their teams in a competition to create a cake for the Aquarium of the Pacific's summer shark celebration.
S01, E05 (First Aired: Sep. 28, 2009)
Cake artists compete to build a five-foot tall cake to be featured as the centerpiece of Peterson Automotive Museum's Sneak Preview Exhibit.