The Bread Baker's Apprentice
Making Classic Breads with the Cutting-edge Techniques of a Bread Master
By (author) Peter Reinhart
Bread Baker's Apprentice by Peter Reinhart
Book DescriptionCo-founder of the legendary Brother Juniper s Bakery, author of the landmark books "Brother Juniper s Bread Book" and "Crust & Crumb," and distinguished instructor at the world s largest culinary academy, Peter Reinhart has been a leader in America s artisanal bread movement for over fifteen years. Never one to be content with yesterday s baking triumph, however, Peter continues to refine his recipes and techniques in his never-ending quest for extraordinary bread. In "The Bread Baker s Apprentice," Peter shares his latest bread breakthroughs, arising from his study in several of France s famed "boulangeries" and the always-enlightening time spent in the culinary academy kitchen with his students. Peer over Peter s shoulder as he learns from Paris s most esteemed bakers, like Lionel Poilane and Phillippe Gosselin, whose "pain a l ancienne" has revolutionized the art of baguette making. Then stand alongside his students in the kitchen as Peter teaches the classic twelve stages of building bread, his clear instructions accompanied by over 100 step-by-step photographs. You ll put newfound knowledge into practice with 50 new master formulas for such classic breads as rustic "ciabatta," hearty "pain de campagne," old-school New York bagels, and the book s Holy Grail Peter s version of the famed "pain a l ancienne." En route, Peter distills hard science, advanced techniques, and food history into a remarkably accessible and engaging resource that is as rich and multitextured as the loaves you ll turn out. This is original food writing at its most captivating, teaching at its most inspired and inspiring and the rewards are some of the best breads under the sun."
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781580082686
(263mm x 231mm x 28mm)
Imprint: Ten Speed Press
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Publish Date: 18-Sep-2001
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Peter Reinhart
PETER REINHART is a full-time baking instructor at Johnson & Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island. He is the author of the acclaimed "Brother Juniper s Bread Book: Slow Rise as Method and Metaphor," "Sacramental Magic in a Small-Town Cafe," "Bread Upon the Waters," "Crust & Crumb," the winner of the James Beard/KitchenAid Cookbook Award in 1998, and "Peter Reinhart s Whole Grain Breads," the winner of the James Beard Cookbook Award in 2008. Peter is a regular commentator on food and culture for public radio s "One Union Station.""
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