Master Patissier and twice winner of the prestigious Continental Patissier of the Year at the British Baking Awards, Eric Lanlard has earned himself an international reputation for superlative baked creations for an impressive A-list clientele, including Madonna and Sir Elton John. Having trained in France, Eric moved to London where he ran the patisserie business for Albert and Michel Roux. He stayed there for five years before launching his own business, Cake Boy, a destination cafe, cake emporium and cookery school based in London.
Eric is an experienced TV presenter, most recently with Channel 4's "Baking Mad" with Eric Lanlard. He has appeared on numerous TV food shows including "Masterchef: The Professionals," "Mary Queen of Shops," "The Taste, Great British Bake Off" and" Junior Bake Off."
He is co-author of "Cox Cookies and Cake" (Mitchell Beazley) and author of "Master Cakes" (Hamlyn), "Home Bake," "Tart It Up!" and "Chocolat" (Mitchell Beazley).
Edmonton-born Patrick Cox relocated to London in 1985 and quickly made a mark with his footwear designs. Within a decade, his was the label on fashionable feet all over the world.show more