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Tarte Tropézienne

  Tarte Tropézienne, a popular cake in Saint-Tropez pastry shops, was described by Pierre Hermé to be mythique. At least that was how Dorie Greenspan recounted…

Persian Naan

I must have made breads in the hundreds, but have not made naan. I watched the PBS video of Jeffrey Alford and Naomi Duguid in Baking…

Brie in Brioche

I’ve been prolific with brioche postings. Who can resist playing with this rich, buttery, fine-textured, yeasted dough? When I find another glorious brioche creation, there won’t…

Pita Breads

  Hot stone and thin skin are crucial to bread’s puffing up This is my first time baking pita bread. “First time is the charm” has…

Vegetable Demi-Baguettes

Bake Baguettes for Free Speech These are not your typical baguettes. This is not your typical time. The characteristics that make these baguettes standouts are: •…