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The Great book every chocophile has been waiting for, pastry chef David Lebovitz's guide is a jam-packed snapshot of the global chocolate picture. In this compact volume, he gives a succinct cacao botany lesson, explains the process of chocolate making, runs through chocolate terminology and types, presents information on health benefits, offers an evaluating and buying primer, profiles the world's top chocolate makers and chocolatiers (with a whole chapter dedicated to Paris alone!), and shares dozens of little-known factoids in sidebars throughout the book. More than 30 of his favorite chocolate recipes—from Black-Bottom Cupcakes to Homemade Rocky Road Candy, Orange and Rum Chocolate Mousse Cake to Double Chocolate Chip Espresso Cookies—are icing on the cake. His extensive resource section (with websites for international ordering) can bring the world's best chocolate to every door. A self-avowed chocoholic, Lebovitz nibbles chocolate every day—and with THE GREAT BOOK OF CHOCOLATE in hand, he figures the rest of us will too.
  • A compact connoisseur's guide, with recipes, to today's cutting-edge array of chocolates and chocolate makers from former Chez Panisse pastry chef David Lebovitz.
  • Includes more than 50 location and food photographs.
  • Chocolate‚Äîlike its predecessors coffee, wine, and bread‚Äîis the latest darling of the food scene.
  • The New York Times on Lebovitz's first book: ‚ÄúInstructions are clear and simple, and the recipes are so good that it becomes clear what a master baker he is.‚Äù
  • Synopsis:

    For chocoholics everywhere the ultimate guidebook to the world's richest and sweetest bean.

    Synopsis:

    - A compact connolsseur's guide, with recipes, to today's cutting-edge array of chocolates and chocolate makers from former Chez Panisse pastry chef David Lebovitz.- Includes more than 50 location and food photographs.- Chocolate--like its predecessors coffee, wine, and bread--is the latest darling of the food scene.- The New York Times on Lebovitz's first book: "Instructions are clear and simple, and the recipes are so good that it becomes clear what a master baker he is."

    About the Author

    DAVID LEBOVITZ is a former pastry chef at Chez Panisse. He is also a sought-after cooking instructor, a frequent contributor to food publications, and a popular blogger. He lives in Paris, France, where he leads chocolate tours of the city.

    Product Details

    ISBN:
    9781580084956
    Author:
    Lebovitz, David
    Publisher:
    Ten Speed Press
    Subject:
    Methods - Baking
    Subject:
    Courses & Dishes - Chocolate
    Subject:
    Desserts
    Subject:
    Cookery (Chocolate)
    Subject:
    Chocolate
    Subject:
    Cooking and Food-Chocolate and Candy
    Subject:
    chocolate;cookbook;food;baking;desserts
    Copyright:
    Edition Description:
    Trade paper
    Publication Date:
    20040431
    Binding:
    TRADE PAPER
    Grade Level:
    General/trade
    Language:
    English
    Illustrations:
    Y
    Pages:
    176
    Dimensions:
    1025x450

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    Product details 176 pages Ten Speed Press - English 9781580084956 Reviews:
    "Synopsis" by , For chocoholics everywhere the ultimate guidebook to the world's richest and sweetest bean.
    "Synopsis" by , - A compact connolsseur's guide, with recipes, to today's cutting-edge array of chocolates and chocolate makers from former Chez Panisse pastry chef David Lebovitz.- Includes more than 50 location and food photographs.- Chocolate--like its predecessors coffee, wine, and bread--is the latest darling of the food scene.- The New York Times on Lebovitz's first book: "Instructions are clear and simple, and the recipes are so good that it becomes clear what a master baker he is."
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