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New Reality Show “The American Baking Competition” Premiers

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Chicago (CBS) - Ten of the nation’s top bakers from across the country begin their quest to become America’s Best Amateur Baker, on the new summer reality series THE AMERICAN BAKING COMPETITION, premiering tonight (8/7c) on CBS.

Itasca’s Brian Emmett is working to make sure he doesn’t get egg on his face when he tests his skills in the kitchen. He invited CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole to sample his wares including pies.

Brian also teaches Vince how to make Stromboli

And Rob Johnson sat down with one of the judges, Marcela Valladolid.