Wednesday, November 19, 2014
7 cookbooks that would make a perfect gift for your favorite baker
A little holiday roundup of some of our favorite cookbooks! For anyone who loves to bake nothing gets the creativity flowing like an afternoon curled up with a great cookbook.
So, without further ado, here are 7 cookbooks that would make a perfect gift for your favorite baker. Click on the title to purchase:
1) Bouchon Bakery $26
If the photography doesn’t make you drool, then the recipes most certainly will! This is a gorgeous cookbook from Thomas Keller and Sebastien Rouxel of Bouchon, an award-winning restaurant in the heart of California’s wine country.
2) Milk Bar $35
Anything that David Chang blesses will surely make our tastebuds perk up. This cookbook has the genius influence of Chang, paired delightfully with Pastry Chef extraordinaire Christina Tosi’s skill. Be sure to make the Crack Pie.
3) Tartine Bread $40
From one of the masters of bread, this cookbook is chock-full of beautiful photographs and recipes to match. Chef Chad Robertson trained at CIA and his wife Elisabeth won a 2008 James Beard award for Outstanding Pastry Chef.
4) Pretzel Making at Home $16
Looking for a twist? Go for the pretzels! For anyone who loves to entertain their friends, or even their just-home-from-school kiddos this is a great cookbook for the chef who already has the classics down pat.
5) The Everyday Art of Gluten-Free $25
Gluten-free is no longer a thing of the past. We’re constantly on the lookout for tasty new recipes that bring out the flavor of our favorite foods, minus the gluten overload.
6) Baked Occasions $23
Celebrate Mardi Gras, Halloween and everything in-between with this fun cookbook. Packed with inspiring photos and tasty cakes for each month’s holidays, this cookbook is perfect for any baker who loves adding candles to their creations.
7) Cake Pops $16
There’s not much that can top a cake pop. The craft little decorating sessions, the bite-sized perfection, and not to mention they’re just plain adorable. Bakerella’s cookbook is a top-seller, even Martha Stewart is a fan!