Photo credit: Trevor Hopkins

Photo credit: Trevor Hopkins

The Great Canadian Baking Show, season 1

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Meet the Bakers: Vandana Jain Baker Bio

(CBC.CA, October 2, 2017,

Star Baker: Britain Week (CBC, The Great Canadian Baking Show)


Star Baker: Holiday Week (CBC, The Great Canadian Baking Show)


Regina woman's baking skills showcased on national TV





Vegetarians get the Green Signal

(E-DESINEWS.COM - February 2019:

Once upon a time long, long ago, in a far land, far away - okay, 20 or so years ago in Vancouver- a family walked into a restaurant… (read original article here)

Meet Vandana Jain – Canada’s Fusion Baker Extraordinaire

(Maple and Marigold, October 11, 2018:

Food is the most portable form of history. What we eat, how we cook our food and even the ingredients we use are all influenced by our experiences and our story.…(read original article here)

Degrees Magazine with Pistachio Rose Chocolate Cake Recipe

(UofR Degrees Magazine Spring/Summer 2018 edition

 (read the original article here) - page 2/3

Meet Regina's Star Baker: Vandana Jain

(LEADERPOST - YOU'RE HOME, Spring 2018 by Wendy Livingstone:

It started out as a bit of a whim.  Regina's Vandana Jain never imagined that she'd be chosen as a contestant on CBC's Great Canadian Baking Show ...(read the original article here)

Saskatchewan baker in finale of The Great Canadian Baking Show

(CBC.CA - Dec 20, 2017:

A Saskatchewan baker will face off against two final competitors tonight in the finale of The Great Canadian Baking Show.

After careful inspection, sampling and...(read the original article here)


Vandana Jain's vibrant treats on The Great Canadian Baking Show

(CBC.CA - December 20, 2017, 2017:

Regina-based CFO always impressed with her colourful favours an palettes...(read the original article here)


Vandana Jain's Fusion Baking an Icing on the Cake

(DESITODAY.CA -Dec 2017 edition page 30-33:

Canadians are no stranger to fusion food. The food here is infused with flavors from the origin countries of immigrants. There is also....(read the original article here)


Regina woman's 'fusion' baking presented to national audience

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(LEADERPOST.COM - Dec 21, 2017:

Vandana Jain could finally breathe a sigh of relief on Wednesday night: Her secret was out.

The Regina woman was part of a national CBC reality TV show, The Great Canadian Baking Show, which began filming in July and began airing in late October.

She was one of three finalists in the national show,...(read the original article here)


Interview with Finalist Vandana Jain from CBC’s The Great Canadian Baking Show


I was so pleasantly surprised when Vandana Jain started following me on Twitter after I had sent out tweets raving about The Great Canadian Baking Show. Consistently her super colourful and inspiring bakes on the show moved me to write her and tell her how much she rocks.....(read the original article here)


Great Canadian Baking Show a learning experience for lone Sask. contestant

(CBC.CA – November 1, 2017:

When Vandana Jain is baking, she infuses the recipes of traditional baking, Saskatchewan ingredients and ingredients commonly used in East Indian cuisine.

When the lone Saskatchewan contestant on CBC TV's Great Canadian Baking Show auditioned for the new reality program, Jain said she made chai banana fritters, infused… (read the original article here)


Business grad and top-notch baker lands a spot on CBC’s The Great Canadian Baking Show

(UREGINA.CA - By Costa Maragos, November 13,  2017:

Vandana Jain loves her job, loves the U of R and loves baking.

Jain, 36, earned her Bachelor of Business Administration in 2004 from the U of R’s Paul J. Hill School of Business and her Master of Business Administration (MBA) in 2009 from the Kenneth Levene Graduate School of Business....(read the original article here)


A Recipe for Success

(E-DESINEWS.COM - December 2017:

The Great Canadian Baking Show, currently airing on CBC, brings together 10 amateur bakers from across the country...(read the original article here)