—Kirkus Reviews, starred review
“More than mere confection, A Fine Dessert is a rich and satisfying journey across four centuries…simply delectable.”
—School Library Journal, starred review
“A delicious book about a delicious treat.”
—Booklist, starred review
"This is classic Jenkins in its seemingly casual, observation-rich text; the folkloric structure of the process makes the prose rhythmic and readable, while the changing settings mark the significant historical and industrial shifts over the centuries."
—Bulletin, starred review
From the Hardcover edition.