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The Pie and Pastry Bible

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ISBN13: 9780684813486
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Publisher Comments:

"Itand#8217;s a conundrum I canand#8217;t understand. Someoneand#8217;s hankering for pie; you can see the pie-longing in their eyes. They want a delicious flaky crust, something with buttery overtones. They want fresh fruitand#151;not a vague whisper of berry in a butter cream, but overt chunks of apple, discernible bites of berry. But itand#8217;s just not done. You donand#8217;t serve pie at special events like fiftieth birthdays, dinner parties, silveranniversaries, or, God forbid, at a wedding. To which I reply, and#145;Bullpuckies.and#8217;"

And so begins Pie It Forward: Pies, Tarts, Tortes, Galettes, and Other Pastries Reinvented. Pie has always been a popular cookbook topic, yet in Pie It Forward, baker, confectioner, and pastry master Gesine Bullock-Prado unveils an entirely new frontier of pies, redefining what can be done with a piecrust and pastry shell. Expect lattice and cutouts with an entirely modern twist. Homemade puff pastry made easy. Individual pie pops to replace tiredcupcakes. Surprising and wildly successful explorations with beer (Chocolate Stout Pudding Pie), exotic fruits (Yuzu-Ginger Rice Pudding Meringue Pie), and candy making (Earl Grey Truffle Tart). And there are the classics tooand#151;riffing on her German roots, her Hollywood background, and life on her Vermont farmand#151;a Blueberry Brown Butter Tart, an Italian Plum Tart with a yeasted-dough crust, a tiramisu-inspired Espresso Tart, a Vermont Pizza Pie, and more. Including sweet, savory, layered, and miniature pies and tarts, Bullock-Prado presents these recipes with a voice that removes the intimidation factor and inspires readers to break out of the double-crust straitjacket and try her signaturecreationsand#151;and to laugh out loud along the way.

For additional information, technique demonstrations, and more, please visit #LINK<www.pieitforwardcookbook.com>#.

Praise for Pie it Forward:

and#147;Delicious reworkings and inventions from Sandra Bullockand#8217;s sister, including a truly quick puff pastry thatand#8217;s worth the price of the book.and#8221; and#151;New York Times Book Review

"A slice of heaven." and#151;US Weekly

"In Pie it Forward, Gesine Bullock-Prado satisfies even the most demanding sweet tooth." and#151;National Examiner

"Pie it Forward by Gesine Bullock-Prado grabs you with the delectable cover, and holds you with its mouth-watering recipes. My favorite so far, the unbearably amazing pear and rhubarb cardamom custard pie, tastes both cozy and original in the best way possible." and#151;Campus Circle

and#147;Work your way through her beginning section on crustsand#151;the thing that scares bakers off piesand#151;and you will be an expert from puff pastry to pizza dough. . . . When youand#8217;ve conquered these, it really is time to and#147;pie it forwardand#8221; with Bullock-Pradoand#8217;s compositions that turn pie into art. To see them and her technique go to pieitforwardcookbook.com because words donand#8217;t do them justice.and#8221; and#151;Cookbook Digest

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Synopsis:

andlt;Bandgt;andlt;Iandgt;The Pie and Pastry Bibleandlt;/Iandgt; is your magic wand for baking the pies, tarts, and pastries of your dreams — the definitive work by the country's top baker.andlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; andlt;UL TYPE=DISCandgt; andlt;LIandgt;andlt;Bandgt;More than 300 recipes, 200 drawings of techniques and equipment, and 70 color pictures of finished pies, tarts, and pastriesandlt;/Bandgt; andlt;LIandgt;Easy-to-follow recipes for fruit pies, chiffon pies, custard pies, ice-cream pies, meringue pies, chocolate pies, tarts and tartlets, turnovers, dumplings, biscuits, scones, crostadas, galettes, strudel, fillo, puff pastry, croissants (chocolate, too), Danish, brioche, sticky buns, cream puffs, and profiteroles andlt;LIandgt;All kinds of fillings, glazes, toppings, and sauces, including pastry cream, frangipane, Chiboust, fruit curds, ice creams, fondant, fruit preserves, streusel, meringues, ganache, caramel, and hot fudge andlt;LIandgt;A separate chapter featuring foolproof flaky, tender, and original crusts of every kind imaginable. Here are a few: Flaky Cream Cheese Pie Crust, Flaky Cheddar Cheese Pie Crust, Miracle Flaky Lard Pie Crust, and Flaky Goose Fat Pie Crust; Bittersweet Chocolate, Coconut, Ginger, and Sweet Nut Cookie Crusts; and Vanilla, Gingersnap, Chocolate, and Graham Cracker Crumb Crusts andlt;LIandgt;Countless tips that solve any problem, including the secrets to making a juicy fruit pie with a crisp bottom crust and a lemon meringue pie that doesn't weep andlt;LIandgt;How to make a tender andlt;Iandgt;andandlt;/Iandgt; flaky pie crust in under three minutes andlt;LIandgt;How to make the best brownie ever into a crustless tart with puddles of ganache andlt;LIandgt;Exciting savory recipes, including meat loaf wrapped in a flaky Cheddar cheese crust and a roasted poblano quiche andlt;LIandgt;Extensive decorating techniques for the beginning baker and professional alike that show you how to make chocolate curls, pipe rosettes, crystallize flowers and leaves, and more andlt;LIandgt;Detailed information on ingredients and equipment, previously available only to professionals andlt;LIandgt;The wedding cake reconceived as a Seven-Tier Chocolate Peanut Butter Mousse Tart andlt;LIandgt;Pointers for Success follow the recipes, guaranteeing perfect results every time andlt;/ULandgt;

About the Author

Rose Levy Bernabaum,andlt;/Bandgt; a frequent contributor to all the major food magazines and andlt;Iandgt;The New York Times,andlt;/Iandgt; is a consultant to the baking and chocolate industries. Her definitive work on cakes, andlt;Iandgt;The Cake Bible,andlt;/Iandgt; won the Cookbook of the Year Award from the International Association of Culinary Professionals. Rose's research for andlt;Iandgt;The Pie and Pastry Bibleandlt;/Iandgt; included a strudel pilgrimage to Austria, a fact-finding Danish mission to Denmark, and travel and study throughout France, Switzerland, Hungary, and Germany. She lives in New York City.

Table of Contents

CONTENTS

FOREWORD

INTRODUCTION

BASIC PASTRY INGREDIENTS

WEIGHTS AND MEASURES

Crusts

Fruit Pies

Chiffon Pies

Meringue Pies and Tarts

Custard Pies and Tarts

Ice Cream Pies and Ice Creams

Tarts and Tartlets

Savory Tarts and Pies — and Quiche

Biscuits and Scones

Fillo

Strudel

Puff Pastry and Croissant

Danish Pastry

Brioche

Cream Puff Pastry

Fillings and Toppings

Sauces and Glazes

Techniques

Ingredients

Equipment

SOURCES

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

INDEX

What Our Readers Are Saying

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acdew, February 12, 2009 (view all comments by acdew)
I am so admiring of this book that I am buying it for my sister-in-law, who like my self has a taste for the science of cooking combined with a sweet-tooth.

The author makes astute observations based on thorough research. Her explanations of the chemistry of pastry and desert making are easily understandable and helpful in producing delicious results.

Her recipes always include an extra step to create that extra special taste.

She is very enthusiastic about her subject and that provides a good counter balance to what sometimes feels a bit hyper-precise. Sometimes the amounts of the ingredients seem to work out to be a skosh on the scant side, but maybe I'm just greedy and my pie plates are too big. That said when I am using a recipe from another source I always check what "The Pie and Pastry Bible" might contribute to my information.



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Product Details

ISBN:
9780684813486
Foreword:
Guarnaschelli, Maria D.
Introduction:
Beranbaum, Rose Levy
Foreword by:
Guarnaschelli, Maria D.
Foreword:
Guarnaschelli, Maria D.
Author:
Bullock-Prado, Gesine
Author:
Tina Rupp Photos, Inc
Author:
Beranbaum, Rose Levy
Publisher:
Scribner Book Company
Location:
New York, NY :
Subject:
Pastry
Subject:
Pies
Subject:
Courses & Dishes - Pastry
Subject:
Courses & Dishes - Pies
Subject:
General Cooking
Subject:
Cooking and Food-Pies and Pastries
Subject:
dessert; pie; baking; recipes; tart; Cake Bible; IACP award; custard; meringue; pie crust; quiche; dumplings; scones; puff pastry; profiteroles; pastries; brioche; cream puffs; fruit pies; turnovers; strudel; delicious; sweet; cooking; baking techniques
Subject:
Baking
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Cloth
Publication Date:
November 1998
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
40 full-color illustrations
Pages:
252
Dimensions:
9 x 9 x 1 in

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Product details 252 pages Scribner Book Company - English 9780684813486 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , andlt;Bandgt;andlt;Iandgt;The Pie and Pastry Bibleandlt;/Iandgt; is your magic wand for baking the pies, tarts, and pastries of your dreams — the definitive work by the country's top baker.andlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; andlt;UL TYPE=DISCandgt; andlt;LIandgt;andlt;Bandgt;More than 300 recipes, 200 drawings of techniques and equipment, and 70 color pictures of finished pies, tarts, and pastriesandlt;/Bandgt; andlt;LIandgt;Easy-to-follow recipes for fruit pies, chiffon pies, custard pies, ice-cream pies, meringue pies, chocolate pies, tarts and tartlets, turnovers, dumplings, biscuits, scones, crostadas, galettes, strudel, fillo, puff pastry, croissants (chocolate, too), Danish, brioche, sticky buns, cream puffs, and profiteroles andlt;LIandgt;All kinds of fillings, glazes, toppings, and sauces, including pastry cream, frangipane, Chiboust, fruit curds, ice creams, fondant, fruit preserves, streusel, meringues, ganache, caramel, and hot fudge andlt;LIandgt;A separate chapter featuring foolproof flaky, tender, and original crusts of every kind imaginable. Here are a few: Flaky Cream Cheese Pie Crust, Flaky Cheddar Cheese Pie Crust, Miracle Flaky Lard Pie Crust, and Flaky Goose Fat Pie Crust; Bittersweet Chocolate, Coconut, Ginger, and Sweet Nut Cookie Crusts; and Vanilla, Gingersnap, Chocolate, and Graham Cracker Crumb Crusts andlt;LIandgt;Countless tips that solve any problem, including the secrets to making a juicy fruit pie with a crisp bottom crust and a lemon meringue pie that doesn't weep andlt;LIandgt;How to make a tender andlt;Iandgt;andandlt;/Iandgt; flaky pie crust in under three minutes andlt;LIandgt;How to make the best brownie ever into a crustless tart with puddles of ganache andlt;LIandgt;Exciting savory recipes, including meat loaf wrapped in a flaky Cheddar cheese crust and a roasted poblano quiche andlt;LIandgt;Extensive decorating techniques for the beginning baker and professional alike that show you how to make chocolate curls, pipe rosettes, crystallize flowers and leaves, and more andlt;LIandgt;Detailed information on ingredients and equipment, previously available only to professionals andlt;LIandgt;The wedding cake reconceived as a Seven-Tier Chocolate Peanut Butter Mousse Tart andlt;LIandgt;Pointers for Success follow the recipes, guaranteeing perfect results every time andlt;/ULandgt;
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