Bake Off, Charities We Support

Autumn Bake Off Results 2016


The September 25th 2016 Bake Off was another Huge Success by the IWI! Our 5th Bake Off was held at Markthalle in Basel from 11:00 until 14:00. We are donating 1,044 Chf to our selected charity Soup and Chill which is 500 chf more than last year’s contribution!

Our next, Winter Bake Off is scheduled for 27th November 2016 and we hope you can come to support us once again.

Here are the results of this 2016 Autumn Bake Off and contestants.

In the Adult Category

First Place Strawberry Cheesecake by Emmeline


Second Place Fruit Tea Bread by Lisa


Third Place Flowerpot Cake by Jasmin


Our Adult Category Winners!!


In The Teen Category (Age 13 – 17) below:

First Place Galaxy Cupcakes by Jessica


Second Place Chocolate Meltdown Fondants by Sarah


Third place Rainbow Magic Cake by Liza


Teen Category Winners !!


And finally, In The 12 and Under category 

First Place Candy Box Cake by Evelyn


Second Place Sponge Cake by Amy


Third Place Cappuccino Cupcakes by Anna


Our 12 and under category winners!!


Because of these beauties, an honorable mention must be made for these creations
titled “Indian Summer” and “Science Cupcakes” hand-drawn toppers. Lovely!


Hampers were filled with goodies and raffled off!



Savories were offered and look at that display! Wow!



Our Committee Co-Chairs and Judges – Thank you for all of your hard work and dedication to making this Bake Off so successful !!

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And of course, the volunteers who helped make it all happen! Brilliant!14479610_1861572344076964_94195994347076423_n

See you all at the Winter Bake Off November 27th, 2016 Markthalle


Bake Off, Charities We Support

Autumn Bake Off – 25 September 2016


Held at Markthalle Basel

Link to Google Form

Please complete this form to enter into the International Women’s Institute’s (IWI) Basel Bake Off, our charity baking competition for amateur bakers.
This round will be held on the 25th of September 2016 in Markthalle:

  • Entry is open to all amateur bakers.
  • All competitors are asked to enter a sweet bake (for example a cake, cupcakes, brownies, scones, baked cheesecake, etc.).
  • Categories are divided by age: under 12 years, 13 to 17 years and 18 and over.
  • Entry fee for the 18 and over category is 20.- CHF, the 13 to 17 years is 10.- CHF and under 12 years is 5,- CHF.
  • For IWI members, entry is free. Entrants should pay for each bake they enter.
  • Prizes and certificates will be given to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each category.
  • All proceeds from the entry fees go directly to our chosen charity, Soup and Chill 

At the Basel Bake Off, entries are sold for 5 CHF per portion, of which at least 50% will also go directly to Soup and Chill.

Payment details and other important information will be emailed to you at least two weeks before the competition. Places are limited; you will be notified if your desired category is full.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at the following link.

Email link