Synopses & Reviews
Here to make the whole neighborhood's mouths water is the most complete, user-friendly, and ultimate baker's collection of recipes, 77 baker's dozens in total, sure to be the last word on the subject for years to come.
This book has variety, creativity, and quality unmatched by nay cookbook except its companion volume, 1001 Cookie Recipes. And every recipe is accompanied by a handsome color picture so you can look before you cook.
Author Gregg Gillespie has roamed the earth in search of the best muffins, doughnuts, pancakes, waffles, popovers, fritters, scones, and other quick breads for you to make for yourself, family, and friends. He zeroes in on the best versions of tried-and-true classics and discovers deliciously innovative taste sensations.
The result is a meticulously compiled baking encyclopedia, ranging from the most basic, perfectly moist corn muffin to a wonderfully complex cranberry coffee cake. There's a quick bread for every occasion. Anyone who enjoys muffins and likes to bake should put aside their old cookbooks and dive into this amazing treasury of recipes.
An in-depth introduction reveals the secrets of baking melt-in-your-mouth oven creations and includes utensil and bakeware advice. Organized in such a simple alphabetical format, complete instructions for every recipe give easy-to-follow, step-by-step directions. All recipes are designed for use by beginners as well as experienced kitchen magicians, and often feature suggestions for ingredient substitutions and variation.
A browsable index - organized by ingredient - means that just the right recipe is always at a baker's fingertips. Feel like making a doughnut or waffle from scratch or something savory like a cheesy bacon and apple muffin to compliment your favorite dish? A glance down the specialized index helps you focus on the perfect choice.
Add a little home-sweet-home taste to your and your loved-ones' meals, breakfasts or snacks. With this book so many different varieties and tastes come out of the oven that even the seasoned baker will find a wealth of new recipes that are a joy to prepare.
This book offers the largest collection available of sure-fire recipes for muffins and other popular comfort foods.
Author Gregg Gillespie uses the same innovative format and easy-to-follow preparation notes that made the 1001 recipe series--led by the bestselling 1001 Cookie Recipes--so popular. Both expert and novice bakers will find a seemingly endless variety of quick-and-easy recipes guaranteed to delight the whole family and embellish the standard coffee break or meal with a taste of "home sweet home." Even consummate bakers can expand their repertoires, selecting from the many original treats not found in any other cookbook. The medley of nutty scones, luscious fruit cobblers, spicy quick breads and savory biscuits will have the whole neighborhood's mouths watering.
All 1001 recipes are photographed in full-color so family chefs can look before they cook and select the perfect recipe for any occasion.
Mouth-watering and delicious sweet and savory treats - the most complete book of ultimate comfort food ever compiled. These favorites will fill your kitchen with the buttery, home-made essences of just-baked muffins, biscuits, coffee, cakes, cobblers, doughnuts, pancakes, waffles, popovers, fritters, scones, and quick breads accompanied by sauces, syrups, and toppings.
Banana-Chocolate Chip Muffins
Cherry Nut Bread
Rich Banana Tea Bread
Sweet Potato Bread
Blackberry Lemon Coffee Cake
Cream Cheese Coffee Cake
Spicy Molasses Doughnuts
Apple Pecan Scones
English Cream Scones
Chocolate Nut Pancakes
Dutch Cocoa Waffles
Whipped Cream Topping
Creamy Raspberry Sauce
Vanilla Cream Sauce
Sesame Crunch Topping
And 973 More...
About the Author
Gregg R. Gillespie, the mastermind behind the successful 1001 series of cookbooks, has owned, operated and managed retail and commercial baking establishments in New England and California. He lives, cooks, and collects recipes in Niagara Falls, New York.
Table of Contents
The Baker's Kitchen
Doughnuts And Fritters
Ingredients Equivalent Charts