Chocolates and Confections at Home offers detailed expertise for anyone who wants to make truly amazing homemade confections and candies. The Culinary Institute of America and baking and pastry arts professor Peter Greweling provide recipes and step-by-step techniques that make even the most ambitious treats simple for any home cook.
In addition, Chocolates and Confections at Home includes ingredient and equipment information, packaging and storage practices, and troubleshooting tips for common preparation issues.
Chocolates and Confections at Home is the ideal resource for anyone who wants to graduate from chocolate chip cookies to create impressively decadent delights.
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Any of Peter's cookbooks are worth your dime as a pro, others might get lost from time to timePublished 4 days ago by BRuno Elsier
Needed a book like this. Talks about everything in laymans termsPublished 24 days ago by cybil pettinger
More than 'just Chocolates' the Confections sections of the book are a beautiful primer on many many different historically significant candies you'll remember from your childhood. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
This book makes candymaking on a professional level possible. The author carefully teaches technique and then presents recipes. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Michelle D. Flamer
Tried 3 recipes already,all turned out Great!! Walnut fudge,caramels, and almond joys! Turtles are next, then the sky is the limit!!Published 3 months ago by Phil Waltz
I have Greweling's professional book as well, and it's nice to compare and contrast his professional and home recipes. Read morePublished 4 months ago by TJG
A few years back -- after I discovered the joy of homemade marshmallows -- I suggested candy-making cookbooks as a Christmas present, and I ended up with a heap of garbage from... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Amazon Customer
got this for the wife, for she wanted to make chocolates and confections for christmas. she made quite a few of the chocolates and confections and she said that she really liked... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Fred Stephen