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Charcuterie: Sausages, Pates and Accompaniments, 1st Edition

  • Fritz H. Sonnenschmidt
  • ISBN-10: 1428319913
  • ISBN-13: 9781428319912
  • 320 Pages | Paperback
  • COPYRIGHT: 2010 Published
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Overview

About the Product

CHARCUTERIE: SAUSAGES, PATES AND ACCOMPANIMENTS teaches readers how to prepare sausages, pates and other cooked processed foods. These skills are invaluable to a culinarian, as they constantly come into play while in the kitchen. This product is a useful guide for someone working in Charcuterie, but may also be used as a reference book for Garde Manger procedures.

Features

  • Clear concept and progressive explanation helps readers to better understand the processes.

  • Modern, and up to date design, with photos of the finished product creates a visually pleasing book that will be enjoyed as well by collectors.

  • All formulas and recipes are kitchen tested.

  • Beautiful color photos of step-by-step procedures provide the reader with a strong visual aid.

About the Author

Fritz H. Sonnenschmidt

Fritz Sonnenschmidt, CUTCO Culinary Advisory Board member, is a certified master chef and former National Chairman of the American Academy of Chefs. A master in garde manger, Fritz is a culinary ambassador of The Culinary Institute of America at Hyde Park, N.Y. He is co-author of "The Professional Chef's Art of Garde Manger," editor of "American Harvest" and author of "Taste and Tales of a Chef."

Table of Contents

1: Equipment Selection, Sanitary Care, and Usage.
2: Meat, the raw base of Sausage Making.
3: Seasonings, Binders, and Curing Salts.
4: Sausage Casings.
5: Smoking Sausages and Meats.
6: Cooked Sausages.
7: Spreadable Raw Sausages.
8: Sliceable Raw Sausages.
9: Poached Sausages.
10: Bratwurst.
11: Pâtés and Terrines.
12: Aspics, Headcheese, and Savory Jellies.
13: Curing and Brining.
14: Introduction to Salsas.
15: Specialty Recipes.
Appendix A: Conversion Chart.
Appendix B: How to Calculate Sausage Formulas.
Appendix C: Resources.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.

Instructor Supplements

Modern Garde Manger  (ISBN-10: 140185009X | ISBN-13: 9781401850098)

The Modern Garde Manger is a meticulously organized textbook designed to meet the educational needs of novice culinary students. Its carefully researched information and fully-tested recipes span the broad international spectrum of the modern garde manger station. Five distinct sections covering seventeen chapters of text and recipes focus on the different aspects of the chef’s required knowledge and responsibilities. These sections provide detailed information on the foundations in garde manger, the preparation and fabrications skills of the garde manger, preserved foods of the garde manger, and displayed arts of the garde manger. Special features of the text include Chapter Goals; Professional Profiles featuring leading culinary personalities; Review Questions to spark classroom discussion and pique student interest; Activities and Applications that stress the importance of critical thinking skills, relative to the material presented in the chapter; and Key Words in Review, which reinforce key concepts presented in the text .With over 500 color photographs, 250 recipes, and 75 beautifully illustrated graphs and charts, The Modern Garde Manger is the most educationally comprehensive text written for today’s culinary classroom.

Student Supplements

Modern Garde Manger  (ISBN-10: 140185009X | ISBN-13: 9781401850098)

The Modern Garde Manger is designed to meet the educational needs of novice culinary students and experienced chefs. Its carefully researched information and fully tested recipes span the broad international spectrum of the modern garde manger station. Five distinct sections covering seventeen chapters of text and recipes focus on the different aspects of the chef s required knowledge and responsibilities. Special features of the text include Chapter Goals; Professional Profiles featuring leading culinary personalities; Review Questions to spark classroom discussion and pique student interest; Activities and Applications that stress the importance of critical thinking skills, relative to the material presented in the chapter; and Key Words in Review. This is the most comprehensive text of its kind available for today s student and professional chef.