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The new seasons of Spring Baking Championship and Spring Baking Championship: Easter premiere on Monday, February 28th on Food Network. We’re super excited to learn that the shows will feature two DFW contestants! Check out the shows airing this season to see Fort Worth contestant Sammy Terrana and Dallas contestant Stephon Cook.

Sammy Terrana is the perfect storm of sugar-sugar wonder in her world of yummyliciousness confections! Described as a fusion of kid-in-a-candy-factory vibes and 90’s pop culture obsession, Wild Child Cupcakes was born in Sammy’s kitchen as a form of therapy turned obsession over 12 years ago. Catch Sammy on this season’s Spring Baking Championship: Easter!

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Contestant Samantha Terrana bakes during Round 1, as seen on Spring Baking Championship: Easter Season 2.


Stephon grew up in New Orleans bonded with his family through recipes and baking with his grandmother. Despite overcoming adversities throughout his life, Stephon lives by his favorite motto – Celebrating life through the art of taste! Catch Stephon on this season’s Spring Baking Championship!

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Contestant Stephon portrait, as seen on Spring Baking Championship, Season 8.


Spring Baking Championship

Premiering Monday, February 28th at 7pm CT and stream on discovery+– SEASON PREMIERE

Molly Yeh is bringing the farm straight to Spring Baking Championship! Molly is putting her own colorful spin on every challenge this season, inspiring the bakers to create eye-popping, delicious, and Spring-forward treats to impress judges Duff Goldman, Kardea Brown and Nancy Fuller. Only one lucky baker will be crowned this year’s Spring Baking Champion and walk away with $25,000! Hold onto your sprinkles because this is going to be one wild spring ride!

Premiering Monday, February 28that 7pm- “Everything’s Coming Up Floral”

Twelve bakers enter the Spring Baking barn and are challenged to create delicious desserts featuring the freshest fruit and flowers the farm has to offer! In the first round, host Molly Yeh challenges the bakers to create fruit tarts that showcase their distinct personalities. Then, the bakers must fight to remain in the game with a floral bonanza cake that wows judges Duff Goldman, Kardea Brown and Nancy Fuller.

Meet the newest batch of bakers and see the best creations from past seasons at Fans can get an exclusive look behind the scenes with Molly, Kardea, Duff and Nancy as they take on their own challenges on social media using #SpringBakingChampionship.

Spring Baking Championship: Easter

Premiering Monday, February 28th at 9pm CT and stream on discovery+– SEASON PREMIERE 

In a fantasy world filled with rainbow-colored Easter treats, host Sunny Anderson and judges Jordan Andino and Stephanie Boswell welcome eight skilled bakers to the Easter-themed kitchen to create delicious desserts and over-the-top holiday masterpieces inspired by colorful candy and whimsical Easter themes. One by one, the bakers will be eliminated until an Easter champion is crowned and walks away with the coveted Golden Easter Egg filled with $25,000 of bunny money!

Premiering Monday, February 28that 9pm– “Show Me the Bunny”

Host Sunny Anderson welcomes eight Easter-obsessed bakers to the kitchen, and in the tasting round, they must put their best rabbit’s foot forward to serve up a fantasy Easter dessert featuring the ultimate Easter ingredient — chocolate! Then, the bakers hope they’re having a good “hare” day when they have to imagine themselves as giant Easter Bunnies made out of cake. Judges Jordan Andino and Stephanie Boswell decide who goes home and who moves on for their shot at winning the Golden Easter Egg filled with $25,000.

Get to know more about the talent by visiting Follow along with the competition on social media and weigh in with your faves using #EasterBasketChallenge.


 All photos are courtesy of Food Network.