Messages of support have poured in for Dave Myers after the Hairy Bikers appeared on Saturday Kitchen Live today (December 10). If seeing the duo is putting you in the cooking mood, here are the best Hairy Bikers Christmas recipes.
Today, The Hairy Bikers made their first TV appearance after Dave Myers announced that he had cancer in May. Fans immediately took to social media to share messages of love and support, including how nice it was to see the duo back on TV again.
The Hairy Bikers Appear On Saturday Kitchen Live
This morning, (December 10) the cooking duo took to the Saturday Kitchen centre stage to bake a lovely coffee and hazelnut cake. Clearly one for the Christmas cake tin, Dave said “Honestly it’s so good for Christmas, it’s as if the angel Gabriel’s wafted it across your tonsils.”
The chefs from Birmingham have been beloved by the British public for their cooking and travelling shows and clearly, fans were glad to see them back on TV.
Dave then went on to speak briefly about his battle with cancer over the last few months. Although it had been a “rough year” for the chef, he was “glad to be back on TV.”
Having been over 15 years since they first appeared on Saturday Kitchen Live, the Hairy Biker said “I’m over the moon to be back.”
And it is good to know that he’s being well taken care of too. Dave praised the staff at Birmingham hospital and rehabilitation centre, as well as one nurse in particular.
“And a shout out to nurse Marion who before my chemotherapy brought me cake in – it was the best banana bread ever! “
That is very high praise from Dave Myers indeed!
The Best Hairy Bikers Christmas Recipes
If you want some more Hairy Bikers, or the cake inspired you to do more Christmas cooking, then we have some of the best Christmas recipes straight from the duo themselves.
Traditional Christmas Pudding
Nothing says a desert on Christmas Day like a Christmas pudding. Served with ice cream, brandy sauce or cream, it’s guaranteed to go down a treat.