Mimi's Adventures In Baking Gingerbread Men

Mimi's Adventures In Baking Gingerbread Men

by Alyssa Gangeri


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781631773747
Publisher: Mascot Books
Publication date: 11/03/2015
Pages: 38
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Alyssa Gangeri is a Pastry Chef in New York City. She's loved baking from a young age. After graduating from The Culinary Institute of America, she traveled north and south working for companies such as the Ritz Carlton to gain knowledge and experience of the ever-growing hospitality industry. She has also competed on The Food Network's Sweet Genius.

She developed Mimi's Adventures in Baking as a new way of learning for the younger generation of bakers. Her love for baking shines through in this storybook cookbook. In her eyes baking should be a fun experience adults and children can share together. What better way to do that then with an interactive story that makes learning your way around the kitchen exciting and easy!

When she is not making specialty cakes and pastries for her business AllyCakesNYC, you can find her in Central Park with her lively Jack Russell Terrier, Rudy and the love of her life, Jonathan.

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Mimi's Adventures In Baking Gingerbread Men 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
eternalised More than 1 year ago
Mimi’s Adventures in Baking Gingerbread Men is the third book in the Mimi’s Adventures in Baking series. I only read this one, but you don’t need to have read the previous books to fully understand the story. Since it’s snowing outside, Mimi and Danny go to Nonni’s house. Nonni wants to try baking gingerbread men, and enlists the help of the two kids. The best part is when they can decorate the gingerbread men. At the end of the book, the recipe is included. I loved the illustrations. They’re simply adorable, and the pastel colors work great. I checked out the covers for the other books in the series too, and I love how consistent their look is. The writing was good too, and appropriate for kids. They’ll understand all the words when parents read it to them, and older ones can read it on their own. A word of warning though: you might end up baking gingerbread men after reading this! I received a free copy in exchange for an honest review.
BooksDirect More than 1 year ago
It's a snow day so, while Mom still has to go to work, Mimi and her brother Danny spend the day with Nonni. They make gingerbread men cookies before going out to play. First they gather all the ingredients and equipment they will need, then Nonni and Mimi mix the ingredients, roll out the dough, cut out the gingerbread men, and bake them. When they are cool, Mimi and Danny decorate them. You and your little one can follow along with the story and then a bake a batch of gingerbread men too, as the full recipe is included at the back of the book. I love how Mimi asks all the questions your little baker is likely to ask. And Nonni's got all the answers! Fun and educational, with delightful illustrations by Chiara Civati, this is the perfect gift for the holiday season. I received this book in return for an honest review. Full blog post: https://booksdirectonline.blogspot.com/2015/12/mimis-gingerbread-men-by-alyssa-gangeri.html
MikiHope More than 1 year ago
If you saw my review of Children's Book Review- Mimi's Adventures in Baking Chocolate Chip Cookies by Alyssa Gangeri- you saw how easy it was to make chocolate chip cookies. Well this time Mimi is going to help her Nonni make Gingerbread Men! All the ingredients and the utensils needed are listed and as in the other book--safety is emphasized. What fun it would be to help your child make Gingerbread Men on a Snow Day--just like Mimi did!