The seventh series of Great British Menu saw the country’s top chefs battle it out, in sporting fashion of course, during regional heats for the honour of cooking at the final banquet to celebrate London’s hosting of the Olympic Games.

Great British Menu, 2012

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Great British Menu 2012, Final Banquet
Great British Menu 2012, Final Banquet
Great British Menu 2012, Final Banquet
by Monica Shaw
08 June 2012
This week we will finally get to see who will go through to cook at the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich. Here's a round up of the chefs in the final.
Great British Menu 2012, Final Banquet Preview
Great British Menu 2012, Final Banquet Preview
Great British Menu 2012, Final Banquet Preview
by Mecca Ibrahim
04 June 2012
For the last eight weeks in the seventh series of The Great British Menu we've watched twenty four of Britain's finest chefs battle it out. Now eight chefs are hoping they'll be representing their region to serve at an Olympic banquet at the end of the week.
Great British Menu 2012, South West Heat Finals
Great British Menu 2012, South West Heat Finals
Great British Menu 2012, South West Heat Finals
by Monica Shaw
02 June 2012
Friday 1st June 2012 saw the end of possibly one of the best weeks of Great British Menu. In the South West round all three competitors Simon Hulstone, Paul Ainsworth and Nathan Outlaw showed British cooking at its best.
Great British Menu 2012, South West Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2012, South West Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2012, South West Heat Preview
by Mecca Ibrahim
27 May 2012
Week Eight of the seventh series of The Great British Menu and the last of the regional heats ends with the South West.
Great British Menu 2012, Wales Heat Final
Great British Menu 2012, Wales Heat Final
Great British Menu 2012, Wales Heat Final
by Monica Shaw
26 May 2012
Week 7 of Great British Menu had its final judging on Friday 25th May 2012. During the week chefs from Wales competed to impress veteran judge Angela Hartnett. Monica Shaw guest blogger at Great British Chefs watched the finals. Which Welsh chef would be cooking at the Olympic banquet?
Great British Menu 2012, Wales Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2012, Wales Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2012, Wales Heat Preview
by Mecca Ibrahim
20 May 2012
Week Seven of the seventh series of The Great British Menu and it's the turn of Wales. Over eight weeks, twenty four of Great Britain's finest chefs are competing in regional heats for the opportunity to create a four course menu at an Olympic banquet, hosted by sporting legend Sir Steve Redgrave with a guest list of British sporting greats.
Great British Menu 2012, London and South East Final
Great British Menu 2012, London and South East Fin...
Great British Menu 2012, London and South East Final
by Monica Shaw
19 May 2012
Week 6 of Great British Menu had its final judging on Friday 18th May 2012. During the week chefs from London & the South East competed to impress veteran judge Jason Atherton. Monica Shaw guest blogger at Great British Chefs watched the finals. Who would be cooking at the Olympic banquet?
Great British Menu 2012, London and South East Preview
Great British Menu 2012, London and South East Pre...
Great British Menu 2012, London and South East Preview
by Mecca Ibrahim
19 May 2012
Week Six of the seventh series of The Great British Menu and it's the turn of London and the South East starting 14th May 2012.
Great British Menu 2012, North West Heat Final
Great British Menu 2012, North West Heat Final
Great British Menu 2012, North West Heat Final
by Monica Shaw
12 May 2012
During a week of high drama chefs from the North West competed to impress veteran judge Marcus Wareing. Monica Shaw guest blogger at Great British Chefs watched the finals.
Great British Menu 2012, North West Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2012, North West Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2012, North West Heat Preview
by Mecca Ibrahim
07 May 2012
Week Five of the seventh series of The Great British Menu and it's the turn of the North West region.
Great British Menu 2012, Northern Ireland Heat Final
Great British Menu 2012, Northern Ireland Heat Fin...
Great British Menu 2012, Northern Ireland Heat Final
by Monica Shaw
05 May 2012
Week 4 of Great British Menu had its final judging on Friday 4th May 2012. During the week we saw chefs from Northern Ireland competing to impress veteran judge Richard Corrigan. Monica Shaw guest blogger at Great British Chefs watched the finals.
Great British Menu 2012, Northern Ireland Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2012, Northern Ireland Heat Pre...
Great British Menu 2012, Northern Ireland Heat Preview
by Great British Chefs
29 April 2012
Week Four of the seventh series of The Great British Menu and it's the turn of Northern Ireland.
Great British Menu 2012, North East Heat Final
Great British Menu 2012, North East Heat Final
Great British Menu 2012, North East Heat Final
by Monica Shaw
28 April 2012
On Thursday we saw a very disappointed Stephanie Moon take her leave, leaving Colin and Charlie to prepare their four-course menus for judging panel Oliver Peyton, Prue Leith and Matthew Fort. Who will win the North East heat?
Great British Menu 2012, North East Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2012, North East Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2012, North East Heat Preview
by Mecca Ibrahim
23 April 2012
It's Week Three of the seventh series of The Great British Menu. Not surprisingly this year's theme is an Olympic one. This week (starting 23rd April 2012) it's the turn of the North East region.
Great British Menu 2012, Central Heat Finals
Great British Menu 2012, Central Heat Finals
Great British Menu 2012, Central Heat Finals
by Monica Shaw
21 April 2012
Monica Shaw runs us through the runners and riders of the Central heat finals. Could Daniel complete his excellent scores of the week and take the Central title?
Great British Menu 2012, Central Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2012, Central Heat Preview
Great British Menu 2012, Central Heat Preview
by Mecca Ibrahim
15 April 2012
Take a look at what's in store for the Central heat week on Great British Menu.
Great British Menu 2012, Scottish Heat Finals
Great British Menu 2012, Scottish Heat Finals
Great British Menu 2012, Scottish Heat Finals
by Monica Shaw
14 April 2012
Monica Shaw gives us the low-down on the Scottish heat finals. Discover who Friday the 13th was most unlucky for...