About the Show
Sugar Showdown is a fun and intense competition series that celebrates all things sweet and delicious. Three expert bakers enter the Sugar Showdown studio and compete in episodes that feature cakes, pies, cupcakes or donuts In the first of two challenges all competitors must make their best dessert incorporating one mystery ingredient. Three distinguished judges eliminate one competitor. The remaining two must make creations based on a theme, that also contain a mystery ingredient. One baker will be crowned the champion, winning bragging rights and $10,000.
Montreal-based Josh Elkin is widely known for his unique take on food, and his unusual talent for turning edible dishes into surreal works of art. Many of his masterpieces such as The Poutine Tornado, Chicken Wing of Thrones and Breakfast Jenga have gone viral, appearing prominently on sites like Buzzfeed and Reddit. Josh’s creations consistently blend creativity, humour and feats of engineering that truly need to be seen to be believed.Read More