There’s nothing quite like the smell of something baking in the oven. So what’s your specialty? Pie? Bread? Cookies? We want to see all your baked goods in this Baking Contest extravaganza!

Winners will take home some fantastic breadmakers from Zojirushi, smart kitchen scales, and more.

While you’re mulling over what to enter, chew on this quote from the great chef Julia Child: “Learn how to cook — try new recipes, learn from your mistakes, be fearless, and have fun!”

Want more contests? Check out Instructables' current contests here!

The Baking Contest is closed.

Grand Prize

19 Prizes

Grand Prize (1)

One Grand Prize winner will receive:

First Prize (3)

Three First Prize winners will receive:

Second Prize (5)

Five Second Prize winners will receive:

Third Prize (10)

Ten Third Prize winners will receive:
How It Works

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Aug 10, 2015 and Sep 21, 2015 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Baking Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.


Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.


A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.


When the winners are decided they will be notified and announced here on the contest page.