It is well laid out with easy to read text and lovely photos for each recipe. ... I recommend this book for both beginner and experienced bakers.—Magnolia Days
Baking is a form of alchemy—the art of turning mundane everyday ingredients into something extraordinary. Alison Thompson has studied at the sides of some of the worlds greatest pastry chefs for years, learning the art and science of baking. In Bake: The Essential Companion, Alison shares the creations that continue to delight her clientele and her family.
Theres a recipe here for every occasion and every part of your meal—dinner, side dishes and, of course, dessert! With more than 200 mouthwatering recipes including her all-time favorite breads, cakes and cookies, Alison also presents dozens of unique pastry recipes that you normally only find in a specialty pastry shop. She even includes a gluten-free selection. With Bake at your side youll become adept at conjuring some amazing baking magic—its like taking a baking class in the comfort of your own home!
Potato and Rosemary Pizza
Smoked Salmon and Dill Quiche
Savory Cheese Twists
Burnt Butter and Berry Friands
White Chocolate Mud Cake