Each category will be judged at a regional level and products will be awarded Bronze, Silver and Gold/Best in Region. There are 3 regions: Highlands, Islands & Grampian, Central Belt & Tayside and Borders & Lowlands
Regional winners will then go forward to the national judging where Bronze, Silver and Gold/Best in Scotland will be awarded in each of the categories.
Scottish Baker of the Year began in 2012 by the trade association Scottish Bakers. It rewards top quality baked goods made in Scotland by hard working bakers every single day.
Any Scottish bakers can put forward up to 10 of their star products to be judged and their customers can vote for them in the Customer Choice Awards.