The Great British Bake Off’s resident hunk Selasi Gbormittah broke hearts around the country when he cooked a recipe that belongs to “my girlfriend’s mum”.

The casual mention of an other half sent viewers on Twitter into hysteria.

(Mark Bourdillon/BBC)

When Selasi casually mentions that he has a girlfriend for the first time this season… #GBBO

— Rebecca Ridout (@beccaridout) September 14, 2016

Who else felt their heart break to hear Selasi has a girlfriend? #GBBO

— Amelia Mandeville 👻 (@AmeliaMandev) September 14, 2016

Selasi casually dropping that he’s got a girlfriend #GBBO

— Scott Bryan (@scottygb) September 14, 2016

Selasi: "This recipe is from my girlfriend's mum."

— suffocator (@BeeFly94) September 14, 2016

SELASI HAS A GIRLFRIEND??? *can hear every heart in Britain break in unison* #gbbo

— teri-may ☕️ (@AcupofTblog) September 14, 2016

He even set temperatures racing even more when he proved what a dab hand he is at pancake flipping.

Selasi, you’re flipping marvellous! #GBBO

— British Bake Off (@BritishBakeOff) September 14, 2016

I think Selasi tossing that pancake might be the sexiest thing that's ever happened. #GBBO

— Fiona Longmuir 🍂 (@EscapologistFi) September 14, 2016

'I don't want to risk it..' Selasi instead starts flipping his pancakes like a badass 😂 #GBBO

— Cleo (@thecleoleigh) September 14, 2016

That's going in my birthday month in the Selasi calendar. #GBBO

— Fiona Longmuir 🍂 (@EscapologistFi) September 14, 2016

Selasi though #GBBO

— Phillip Alexander (@Pablo942000) September 14, 2016

Be still our beating hearts.