Who is Luis Troyano? Wiki, Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Cause of Death, Instagram, Net Worth

Luis Troyano Wiki – Luis Troyano Biography

Luis Troyano, a trained graphic designer, beekeeper and baking obsessive, was a finalist on series 5 of The Great British Bake Off. He became known for his ingenious designs and achieved ‘some of the most stunning bakes to ever grace the Bake Off tent’. A self-taught cook, Luis has a passion for experimenting with new flavours and ingredients. As a child he spent every summer in Spain with his mother’s family and was brought up with Spanish and Mediterranean food which influences his cooking and baking today.

Luis thinks it’s the little boy in him that enjoys the chemistry of mixing all the ingredients together and seeing what happens. The artist in him enjoys the perfecting the look and decoration of a bake. In addition to running his graphic design business, Luis writes a successful blog and runs baking courses at the Seasoned Cookery School in Derbyshire.

Luis Troyano Age

Luis Troyano was 38 years old.

Cause of Death

“Great British Bake Off” finalist Luis Troyano has died from oesophageal cancer. He was 48.

Troyano’s agent Anne Kibel confirmed the season five contestant’s death on Twitter on Tuesday. “Sadly, my lovely client lost his brave fight against Oesophageal cancer last week. A fantastic man with a love of baking that saw him get to the finals of GBBO, write a wonderful book, Bake It Great and do so much more. Always in our thoughts.”

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“We are deeply saddened to hear that Luis Troyano has passed away. It was a huge honour and pleasure to have him in the Bake Off Tent for Series Five. Our condolences and thoughts go out to his friends and family,” the “Bake Off” official account tweeted.

Troyano was a marketing manager with the Salford City Council. In April, he had tweeted about his battle with cancer.

“A year ago today I had my cancer surgery and an awful tumour removed that would have killed me. So a huge thank you to the amazing teams @SalfordRoyalNHS @TheChristieNHS @gi_upper @BilalAlkhaffaf and all the other incredible people @NHSuk that saved my life. I’m in your debt.”

On a JustGiving page set up in honor of Troyano, his wife posted a message from the chef: “A special thankyou to Macmillan Cancer Support, East Cheshire Hospice and the NHS including Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust and Stockport NHS Foundation Trust for trying to save my life and their tireless work to try and eliminate cancer. But more importantly a massive thank you to all the amazing professionals who really did try their absolute best for me, showed me absolute compassion and gave me more time than what was seemingly possible. I thank you sincerely.”

Simon Wood, British cook and winner of the 2015 MasterChef competition, paid his condolences. “Louis was a great guy, I had the pleasure of working with him many times. Such a loss. My thoughts are with all his family.”

Produced by Love Productions, “The Great British Bake Off” is broadcast on the U.K.’s Channel 4. It also streams on Netflix under the title “The Great British Baking Show.”


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