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baking with flavour
- baking with flavour
ISBN: 1 86941 684 8
House New Zealand
260 x 210 mm • 160 pages • paperback
Price NZ$39.99 (incl. GST)
Worldwide, bakers are taking inspiration from the alluring new flavours
they encounter on their travels. In Taste - Baking with Flavour,
award-winning authors Dean Brettschneider and Lauraine Jacobs offer more
than 50 recipes.
Clearly set out, featuring 'Keys to Success' and Aaron McLean's outstanding
photographs, this exciting new collection is for serious bakers and novice
From Chocolate Pistachio Madeleines to Lemon and Blueberry Polenta Cake,
from Korean Corn Bread to Red Onion Fougasse, Taste will tantalise and
While the focus is on just that, the authors don't neglect the basics.
They describe how best to make the building blocks of baking - such as
puff pastry, sponge cake and even a natural sourdough mix using yeasts
absorbed from the air around us. They show how the traditional techniques
of artisan bakers can be combined with good ingredients to produce a superb
and stylish meal.
of the Best Desserts Book, English – Rest of the World,
and finalist for The Best in the World, the Gourmand World
Cookbook Awards, 2005.
of a Golden Ladle for the Best Soft Cover Recipe Book (RRP
under US$25) award at the World Food Media Awards,
Reviews & endorsements:
'Dean Brettschneider and Lauraine Jacobs have
once again produced an enticing book that has sent me hurrying to
the kitchen to bake. The photographs are superb, the tips given for
each recipe are clear and helpful, and the recipe selection ranges
far and wide.'
Stephanie Alexander, author of culinary classic The
'Dean has loads of generous, big-flavoured and hearty recipes that excite
me - breads, cakes and pastries I want to make as well as share. An inspiring
book from modern baking's dynamic duo.'
Dan Lepard, world-renowned author of Baking with Passion and The
"The bread-making section includes some excellent notes on New Zealand flours.
The huge variety of recipes ensures there is a bread or cake for every level
of competence and to tempt every palate. Incredibly good value."
NZ Herald "Viva" section.
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