About Mary Berry
Mary Berry trained at The Cordon Bleu in Paris and Bath School of Home Economics. In the swinging '60s she became the cookery editor of Housewife magazine, followed by Ideal Home magazine.
Her first television series Afternoon Plus with Judith Chalmers came out in the early '70s and was a big hit with a lot of British mothers. Three children later she continued through the '80s writing books and filming television series for BBC from her home in Buckinghamshire.
She started the '90s by launching her Aga Workshops, a cookery school at home, with over twelve thousand visitors over sixteen years. In the mid '90s her daughter Annabel launched Mary Berry's Salad Dressing.
Since the millenium Mary has continued to do demonstrations, write books and do media work. Most noteably she is a judge on The Great British Bake Off, The Junior Bake Off, Comic Relief Bake off and Sports Relief Bake Off which has taken the country by storm.
Mary often appears as a guest on many programmes including The One Show, Food and Drink Programme, Graham Norton Show, Loose Women, Alan Titchmarsh Show, BBC Breakfast, Chris Evans Breakfast Show, Womans Hour. In 2014 Mary's own BBC programme, Mary Berry Cooks, is aired.
In 2012 Mary had the honour of receiving a CBE.
2013 Given Freedom of the City of Bath
2012 Honorary Degree Bath Spa University
2009 Lifetime Achievement Award from Guild of Food Writers
Mary continues to write books alongside Lucy Young, her assistant of over twenty years.
Mary's mission: To Get everyone Baking!
Come on, you can do it!!!
Salad Dressings & Sauces
In 1994 Mary and her daughter Annabel launched their Original Family Recipe Salad Dressing.
For the mother and daughter team it was about delivering top quality dressings and sauces, using the very best ingredients.
Mary Berry's Salad Dressings, Sauces and Chutneys are sold at Waitrose, Tesco, Sainsbury's, Asda, Lakeland Ltd, Morrisons, Amazon, Booths and delicatessens around the country.
For more information please contact:
Sam Higgins, R H Amar & Co Ltd
Address: Turnpike Way, High Wycombe, Bucks HP12 3TF