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Jewish Baker's Pastry Secrets : Recipes from a New York Baking Legend for Strudel, Stollen, Danishes,
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This follow-up to the author's James Beard award-winning Secrets of a Jewish Bakeris a charming collection of European-style bakery classics, such as coffee cake and strudel.George Greenstein had a gift for teaching home bakers to think, work, and bake like the pros with his evocative and tactile descriptions of baking. InA Jewish Baker’s Pastry Secrets, he crafts master dough recipes for Jewish holiday baking and European classics, creating a comprehensive set of building blocks for both beginners and baking enthusiasts. Greenstein’s expert guidance for making doughs like bundt, babka, strudel, gugelhopf, stollen, pressburger, puff pastry, and Danish create a jumping-off point for more than 200 variations of classic pastries, including napoleons, coffee cakes, and sweet buns. The book also offers an in-depth guide to ingredients and equipment, including both professional and home ovens, as well as basic recipes for fillings, icings, and glazes. With Greenstein’s steady guidance and familiar voice, home bakers and professionals alike will be encouraged to turn out flawless pastry creations for any occasion.
Number of Pages: 202
Genre: Cooking + Food + Wine
Sub-Genre: Methods / Baking, Regional + Ethnic / Jewish + Kosher, Courses + Dishes / Pastry
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: George Greenstein
Street Date: August 18, 2015
Item Number (DPCI): 247-08-4089
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