Episode 68 – Merry Mischief Bakers

Featuring the Merry Mischief Bakers.


Show Notes

Merry Mischief Bakers

L-R: Evonne Darby, Ted Scutti, Tim Stewart, Adam Starkey, Sachiko Windbiel, and their 2021 winning entry from the National Gingerbread Competition in Asheville NC.

winning entry

The winning entry, a detailed holiday carousel.

gingerbread figure



elephant and elf

top detail

wafer paper tree

Sachiko’s documentary:

Ted kindly sent links to several videos about the National Gingerbread Competition in general and their piece in particular. Here are some of the best videos to watch for more views, information, etc.:

Photos of the winning pieces.

ABC7 Chicago report – Inside the National Gingerbread House Competition

3TV CBS 5 – Arizona Bakers Win National Contest

12 News – Valley bakers win back-to-back victories in National Gingerbread House Competition

Gingerbread Builder – Structures from Historic Architecture

Here’s the Guardian mini documentary I mentioned about just-in-time production and how that’s going very badly now!

Last year’s Eat the Evidence interview can be found here.

Music/Sound Credits

The following songs and sound clips were used in this episode of Eat the Evidence. I am extremely grateful to creators who provide this content.

Wallpaper by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4604-wallpaper
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Merry Go by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4040-merry-go
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Hall of the Mountain King by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3845-hall-of-the-mountain-king
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Into Battle by Alexander Nakarada
Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/8895-into-battle
License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license

Fretless by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3777-fretless
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Rainbows by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4261-rainbows
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Carpe Diem by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3478-carpe-diem
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/