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Seven Tools Every Home Baker Needs

Posted December 20, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]
Baking Bible cover image

Rose Levy Beranbaum is the author of many cookbooks on baking and pastry. Her latest cookbook is The Baking Bible. This week on Good Food she shares her favorite tools for home bakers.

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Recipe: Alice Medrich’s Buckwheat Linzer Cookies

Posted December 17, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]
Excerpted from Flavor Flours by Alice Medrich (Artisan Books). Copyright © 2014. Photographs by Leigh Beisch.

In this recipe from Alice Medrich’s new book Flavor Flours, she pairs buckwheat with the rich sweetness of butter to create a sandy sablé cookie. Like all of the recipes in Alice’s new book, this cookie is gluten-free.

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Register for the New School of Cooking’s Pie Demo with David LeFevre and Evan Kleiman

Posted September 3, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]
Cherry Pie

Not sure you’ve got what it takes to take home a ribbon at this year’s KCRW Good Food Pie Contest? We’ve got you covered.

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Pie Fidelity Screening at the Silent Movie Theatre on Tuesday, September 23

Posted September 2, 2014 by | 1 Comment | ]

Watch a documentary, buy a raffle ticket, share some pie, learn what it takes to win…

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Clara Cakes, a teen-run vegan bakery

Posted March 28, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]

Clara Cakes is a Los Angeles vegan bakery, run by 17-year-old Clara Polito. While most teens are busy studying – or partying – Clara has created something of her own mini-food empire.

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Recipe: Classic Cheese Soufflé

Posted February 6, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]

This soufflé recipe from Greg Patent is a classic, and it’s the perfect recipe for a cozy night in.

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Recipe: Waffled Chocolate Chip Cookies

Posted January 3, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]
waffle chocolate chip cookies

Have you ever made anything that wasn’t a waffle in your waffle iron? Try this Waffled chocolate chip cookie recipe from Dan Shumski.

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15 Tasty Cookie Recipes to Make This Holiday Season

Posted December 17, 2013 by | Comments Off | ]

Try these great cookie recipes for all of your holiday festivities.

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How to: Blind Baking a Pie Crust

Posted November 26, 2013 by | Comments Off | ]
Courtesy of Roxana Jullapat

If you love a flaky, non soggy crust with your pumpkin or pecan pie then blind baking is for you. If you’ve never heard of blind baking before, its a method where you bake a crust without the pie or pastry filling in it.
This method is not difficult, and you don’t need any expensive equipment.  You can watch me blind bake in my …

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Maple Syrup Gets the Barrel Aged Treatment

Posted October 17, 2013 by | Comments Off | ]

Some folks bring food gifts to parties, others bring the people who make the food. That’s how I met Tim Burton of Burton’s Maplewood Farm in Indiana. Pastry Chef Sherry Yard dragged him to my birthday party where he handed me a couple bottles of his elixir. One bottle was Grade “B” meaning more color and more complex flavor and the other was Rye …