A must-have guide to chocolate making and chocolate showpiece design, from renowned confectionery expert Ewald Notter Covering the full spectrum of chocolate work-from the fundamentals of chocolate making to instruction on advanced showpiece design and assembly-The Art of the Chocolatier is the most complete and comprehensive guide to chocolate-making on the market. The book covers basic information on ingredients, equipment, and common techniques in the pastry kitchen, while also offering clear, step-by-step instructions on creating small candies and large-scale chocolate pieces. This is the ideal book for pastry students enrolled in chocolate and confectionery courses, as well as working professionals and even serious home confectioners who want to improve their skills in advanced chocolate work. Illustrated step-by-step instructions cover all the essentials of chocolate-making, from tempering and creating ganache and gianduja to using molds, transfer sheets, and more An entire chapter devoted to Creating a Competition Piece covers the ins and outs of confectionery competition, from preparing for the event and developing a concept to designing and building a winning chocolate showpiece Beautiful full-color photos throughout provide inspiration for chocolate décor and showpiece design, while clear how-to photos illustrate key techniques The Art of the Chocolatier provides expert-level coverage of every aspect of the chocolatier's art for students and professionals alike.
Gourmands everywhere will be delighted by the publication of Les Marquis de Ladurée a magic door that opens into a chocolate lovers paradise, where the precious and the delicious are combined in a world dedicated exclusively to chocolate. Ladurée share their finest recipes for chocolates, chocolate pastries, cakes and sweets all for the home cook. The recipes are complemented by a diverse text on the magical substance itself: the history of chocolate, the making of chocolate, its benefits, how to taste it, and hints and advice on pairing it with other flavours, interspersed with quotes from famous chocolate lovers past and present.
Rococo makes the finest chocolates in the world. Its founder, Chantal Coady, has been a pioneer of the nouveau chocolat revolution for 30 years. She established the award-winning Rococo chocolate business and school and continues to blaze the trail for chocolate creativity. In this beautiful and indulgent book, Chantal shares her expertise and chocolate alchemy. From the perfect ganache recipe to delicious salted caramel truffles, and from a stunning chocolate roulade to extreme chocolate combinations, Rococo celebrates gastronomy's finest, most complex and luxurious of ingredients - chocolate.
My best friend’s sister was off limits; until the day she sauntered into my classroom. She’s looking to perfect her candy making skills. I’m looking to teach her all the best ways to use chocolate, none of which include how to properly line a candy mold. She’ll discover what it really means to temper chocolate when I stir her up and light her body on fire. She’s doesn’t know it, but she was mine the moment she set foot in my kitchen. The man card series is a collection of romantic comedy short stories that are full of steamy romance. You're guaranteed that perfect happy ending and a cupboard full of sweets from all the cravings.
Baking and Pastry Mastering the Art and Craft 2nd Edition with Art of the Chocolatier and Pastry Chef s Companion Set
A comprehensive kitchen reference combines baking and pastry basics with a collection of more than 350 professional recipes, providing coverage of everything including the ingredients, equipment, and preparation techniques needed for a wide range of breads and desserts.
Become a master chocolatier! Creating mouthwatering chocolate confections at home no longer no longer requires hours of training. Anne and Ian Scott share their knowledge of melting, tempering, dipping, and molding in this easy-to-follow guide. With mouthwatering recipes like Orange Dessert, Dulce de Leche, and Cinnamon Truffles, you'll become an expert in the flavors and techniques of chocolate. Learning to make exquisite, professional-looking chocolates and truffles at home has never been easier, or more delicious. The Art of Chocolate Making includes information on the history of chocolate as well as comprehensive instructions covering ingredients, equipment, fillings, and flavorings. Get expert tips on methods such as melting, tempering, making molds, and creative gift-wrapping. This is the perfect book for dazzling your friends and family with delicious chocolate made with flair.