Bread week on The Great British Bake Off got everybody reminiscing about last year's roar-some bread lion

Any Great British Bake Off fan worth their weight in dough will forever remember the insanely brilliant bread lion constructed last year.

Paul Jagger, who looked remarkably like judge Paul Hollywood, created the fabulous carby cat creation during Bake Off’s bread week in 2015.

It was certainly one of the series’ best moments, and Hollywood dubbed it “one of the best things I’ve ever seen in bread”. Massive accolade right there.

However, it was also a controversial moment as Paul somehow wasn’t named Star Baker that week, and people are still getting over it.

So, for this year’s bakers, they had a lot to live up to and – as the third episode kicked off – Twitter was abuzz with chatter and memory lane posts about the now-famous lion of bread.

Will anybody be able to create anything quite as wonderful ever again?

Twitter didn’t seem to think so.

Paul himself also tweeted, joking that bread week is his favourite. Good man.

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