The Dessert Architect / Edition 1

The Dessert Architect / Edition 1

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by Robert Wemischner
     
 

ISBN-10: 1428311777

ISBN-13: 9781428311770

Pub. Date: 06/16/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning

A complete guide to building versatile and creative desserts, The Dessert Architect offers valuable insight into developing a well-balanced dessert menu and modern plating techniques while featuring 50 detailed multicomponent recipes that can be mixed and matched for endless combinations. This landmark work offers suggestions for pairing beverages with desserts,

Overview

A complete guide to building versatile and creative desserts, The Dessert Architect offers valuable insight into developing a well-balanced dessert menu and modern plating techniques while featuring 50 detailed multicomponent recipes that can be mixed and matched for endless combinations. This landmark work offers suggestions for pairing beverages with desserts, sources for ingredients, and an overview of essential tools and equipment. Its wealth of recipes is thoughtfully organized by main ingredient for easy retrieval. Full-color photographs of each completed dessert—along with step-by-step process shots—serve as a visual reference for the major techniques used in the recipes. The Dessert Architect is an invaluable resource for professional pastry programs and a source of inspiration for chefs worldwide.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781428311770
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
06/16/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
432
Sales rank:
443,922
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface. Acknowledgements. 1. The Four Cornerstones. 2. Ingredients and Equipment. 3. Creating a Dessert Menu. 4. Plating. 5. Beverage Pairings. 6. Desserts. Appendix A. Resources for Ingredients. Appendix B. Web Sites Useful to the Pastry Chef. Appendix C. Organizations Offering Continuing Education Opportunities. Appendix D. Important Temperatures for the Pastry Chef. Bibliography. Glossary. Index.

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