It's definitely a snail, OK?
It's definitely a snail, OK? The Sun

Viewers lose it over X-rated cooking show blunder

GREAT British Bake Off judge Paul Hollywood was left a giggling wreck - after one contestant baked what looked like a penis.

In tonight's show Siberian-born Julia Chernogorova, 21, tried to make a snail and mushroom out of bread as part of the UK cooking program's showstopper challenge, The Sun reports.

But she was left with a slightly more ... phallic-looking creation.

Hollywood struggled to speak and had to compose himself after catching a glance of the self-taught baker's efforts.

We're just hoping it's not cream-filled.
We're just hoping it's not cream-filled. The Sun

"I like the snail," he told Julia, before falling apart in a fit of giggles.

Co-host Sandi Toksvig asked him: "Is there something about the shape of the snail in particular?"

Fellow judge Prue Leith, 77, to angrily tell him: "Paul, are you going to pull yourself together?"

Viewers of the episode in the UK had similarly enthusiastic reactions to the rather manly-looking snail:

This story originally appeared on The Sun and is republished here with permission.

News Corp Australia


Turn great ideas into great events with financial help

Turn great ideas into great events with financial help

Events with potential may reach greatness with the right funding

'Supernan' jumps from plane for landmark birthday

'Supernan' jumps from plane for landmark birthday

It was absolutely fantastic, I wanted to do it again

New festival to show off new breed of local music talent

New festival to show off new breed of local music talent

New music festival billed for Coffs Harbour

Local Partners