Gregg Wallace reveals his foodie faves as he prepares for Eden appearance

PUBLISHED: 10:41 29 July 2015 | UPDATED: 17:07 04 August 2015

Charlotte Knee

Eden’s annual festival of food returns with BBC’s Gregg Wallace – and a Street-Food inspired theme

On Saturday 1 August shoppers are in for a tasty treat as Eden Shopping Centre, High Wycombe hosts a vibrant, urban street-food inspired experience in the heart of Buckinghamshire - with special celebrity guest Gregg Wallace.

The well-known culinary expert will be cooking his favourite recipes live on stage at Eden’s Cookery Theatre and giving customers top tips and tricks of the trade.


Q&A with Gregg

First up, what ingredient is always in your cupboard?

I love Butterscotch Angel Delight

What is your guilty culinary secret?

Tinned tomatoes

You’re well known for your sweet tooth and you’ve kindly agreed to be our celebrity Judge for the Big Bucks Bakeoff. What will you be looking for in our contestants’ cakes?

Creativity and a lightness of touch

What is your all-time favourite dessert?

Rhubarb crumble

Finally, you’re having a lazy summer lunch in your Kent garden, what’s in your glass, on your plate and on the stereo?

Pint of bitter, oysters, Frank Sinatra


Eden’s annual event celebrates local producers and this year, the bustling food market will be filled with stalls including creperies, cider producers and coffee artisans.

The winner of this year’s Big Bucks Bake Off competition will also be announced, as judged by Gregg Wallace as well as a panel of other discerning taste-testers.

*** | @eden_shopping | Instagram: @edenshoppingcentre |

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