The TV star and baker said that viewers at home are unaware of taste and smell when it comes to judging bakes.
It was a great week for Michael, but which contestant made the controversial admission that they hate cheese?
Michael was lucky not to end up in hospital after a mishap with a knife.
Ahead of the new series of The Great British Bake Off, presenters Noel Fielding and Sandi Toksvig have transformed themselves into co-stars Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith.
Couple dated for two years but relationship became rocky when he asked her to sign a non-disclosure agreement.
Paul Hollywood's ex-girlfriend Summer Monteys-Fullam has hit out at the Great British Bake Off star, claiming she has been “thrown under the bus".
The 'Great British Bake Off' judge admitted to an affair when the couple first split back in 2013.