The Great British Baking Show

TV review by Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Mild, mouth-watering baking contest great fun for all ages.

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 19 reviews

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age 3+

Great family show with tons of team work!

My kids (ages 4, 7, 11,) and I love it! A bit of innuendo, but that passes over their heads. I love how the contestants are so supportive of each other. It has inspired my family to start baking, and it's sort of funny, my 4 year old will speak in a British accent and taste a tiny bite of the brownies or cookies and say "It 'tis a tad bit sweet. I believe it could have used a minute longer in the oven. How 'bout you Paul?" and then cracks up.

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Great messages
Great role models
Too much sex
age 14+

Great, calm show

Seasons 1-5: safe for anyone!! Season 6 has profanity. It’s a really wholesome show, but there is the occasional mild profanity throughout seasons 1-5 and God’s name in vain. It’s very infrequent. However, when Netflix bought it, they loosened up. Season 6 has a bit more profanity, including both a written and spoken F-word in 2 episodes. Not sure why they have to ruin a perfect family show!

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