9781439892572

Croquembouche: The Art and Technique

  • ISBN 13:

    9781439892572

  • ISBN 10:

    1439892571

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 07/26/2019
  • Publisher: CRC Press

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Summary

A croquembouche is a tower of profiteroles (cream puffs) held together with caramel. In France, it is the traditional cake for weddings, baptisms, and communions, and is often used as a centerpiece in buffets. Authored by a pastry chef whose culinary school team routinely wins awards for its croquembouches, this book provides unique and unusual options for chefs to use the croquembouche in a buffet, as a showpiece, or in competitions. Included are techniques of sugar work (pulled, blown and gum-paste) and chocolate, as well as instruction on how to make the basic profiterole. A DVD demonstrating various forms of croquembouche accompanies the text, along with illustrations, templates, and descriptions.

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