Best Cake Wins - Episode 1 For her son Toban’s 9th birthday, Kristine wants nothing more than to give him the birthday cake he’s always dreamed of. With Toban’s extreme birthday cake design in hand, two star bakers, Sam and Kristen, are given given the ultimate challenge. S1E05 Making Meringue for Swiss Buttercream - Best Cake Wins Cake Creator, Jane, shares her techniques on perfecting meringue for your swiss buttercream. Although it may look like a simple task, it is very easy to get wrong. With her tips and tricks, you'll be able to create the perfect mixture in no time! S1E03 - Alison Trent - Grade A Kitchen Executive Chef, Alison Trent, at Ysabel & Laurel Hardware restaurants shares the importance of using local farms & ranches to get the highest quality ingredients while cooking in a unique way.