The Dessert Architect, 1st Edition
- Robert Wemischner
- ISBN-10: 1428311777
- ISBN-13: 9781428311770
- 448 Pages | Hardcover
- COPYRIGHT: 2010 Published
A complete guide to building versatile and creative desserts, The Dessert Architect offers valuable insight into developing a well-balanced dessert menu and modern plating techniques while featuring 50 detailed multicomponent recipes that can be mixed and matched for endless combinations. This landmark work offers suggestions for pairing beverages with desserts, sources for ingredients, and an overview of essential tools and equipment. Its wealth of recipes is thoughtfully organized by main ingredient for easy retrieval. Full-color photographs of each completed dessert—along with step-by-step process shots—serve as a visual reference for the major techniques used in the recipes. The Dessert Architect is an invaluable resource for professional pastry programs and a source of inspiration for chefs worldwide.
1. The Four Cornerstones.
2. Ingredients and Equipment.
3. Creating a Dessert Menu.
5. Beverage Pairings.
Appendix A. Resources for Ingredients.
Appendix B. Web Sites Useful to the Pastry Chef.
Appendix C. Organizations Offering Continuing Education Opportunities.
Appendix D. Important Temperatures for the Pastry Chef.
All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.
THE DESSERT ARCHITECT, 1ST EDITION INSTRUCTOR DESCRIPTION: The instructor’s Manual serves as an instructional resource and provides teaching tips or guidelines, essay questions, answers to review and test questions, key objectives, glossary, appendices and exercises for content reinforcement.