The Bread Bible

The Bread Bible by Rose Levy Beranbaum, Alan Witschonke, Michael Batterberry

Title: The Bread Bible
Author: Rose Levy Beranbaum, Alan Witschonke, Michael Batterberry
ISBN10: 0393057941
ISBN13: 978-0393057942
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition (October 17, 2003)
Language: English
Subcategory: Baking
Size PDF: 1432 kb
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Rating: 3.5/5
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Pages: 640 pages
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The Bread Bible by Rose Levy Beranbaum, Alan Witschonke, Michael Batterberry

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The new baking masterwork from the author of The Cake Bible and The Pie and Pastry Bible.

The Bread Bible gives bread bakers 150 of the meticulous, foolproof recipes that are Rose Levy Beranbaum's trademark. Her knowledge of the chemistry of baking, the accessibility of her recipes, and the incomparable taste of her creations make this book invaluable for home cooks and professional bakers alike.

"Understanding" and "Pointers for Success" sections explain in simple, readable language the importance of various techniques and ingredients demonstrated in a recipe, providing a complete education in the art of baking, with thorough sections on types of flour, equipment, and other essentials. Easy-to-use ingredient tables provide both volume and weight, for surefire recipes that work perfectly every time.

Recipes include bread made with yeast starters, quick breads, flatbreads, brioche, and much more. From ciabatta, semolina, rye, and sourdough breads to bagels, biscuits, crumpets, and pizza dough, The Bread Bible covers all the baking bases.

Winner of the 2003 Gourmand World Cookbook Award, Best Bread Book

225 line drawings and 32 pages of color illustrations