Luis Troyano Biography – Luis Troyano Wiki
Luis Troyano was a trained graphic designer, beekeeper, and baking obsessive. He was a finalist on series 5 of The Great British Bake Off. His death was announced on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, by his agent. He died from oesophageal cancer at the age of 48. He was popularly recognized for his ingenious designs and was able to achieve some of the most stunning bakes to ever grace the Bake Off tent. Troyano was also a marketing manager with the Salford City Council. In April 2020 the late baker had tweeted about his battle with cancer.
Being a self-taught cook, he had an excessive passion for experimenting with his baking with new flavors and ingredients. According to Google Books, most of his time as a young child, he spent most of his summer in Spain with the family of his mother and was therefore brought up with Spanish and Mediterranean food which influenced his cooking and baking in modern-day. He also thought that his young self was what made him enjoy the chemistry of mixing all the ingredients together and observing what happens. The artistic side of him led him to enjoy perfecting the look and decoration of a bake (his work). Besides running his graphic design business, he was also a writer for his successful blog and ran baking courses at the Seasoned Cookery School in Derbyshire. He had a book that he authored titled Bake it Great: Tips and Tricks to Transform Your Bakes from Everyday to Extraordinary. He resided in Stockport, Manchester, with his wife who survives him.
Luis Troyano Age
He was born in 1972 in Stockport, the United Kingdom, and his death was announced on November 3, 2020. He was 48 years old.
Luis Troyano Wife
At the time of his death, he was married to his wife Louise who survives him. Their residence is in Stockport, Manchester.
Luis Troyano Family
His family’s details are unavailable. However, he spent his childhood days in Spain with his mother’s family and was brought up with Spanish and Mediterranean food which inspired his baking when he grew up.
Luis Troyano Death
The Great British Bake Off finalist died from oesophageal cancer. He was 48 years old at the time his death was announced on November 3, 2020.
Troyano’s agent Anne Kibel confirmed his death on Twitter on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. “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.”
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. pic.twitter.com/4gLiNBGaUL
— British Bake Off (@BritishBakeOff) November 3, 2020
Many of his fans, friends, and baking teams took to social media to pay their tribute as well as the donation site that was established in memory of him.
Luis Troyano Cause of Death
He died from oesophageal cancer aged 48.
Luis Troyano Cancer
Earlier in April 2020, he had tweeted about his battle with cancer. “A year ago today I had my cancer surgery and an awful tumor 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.”