The ultimate quick, yet thorough, reference for bakers, with every metric conversion and ingredient substitution you could want, plus 18 recipes for basic, fail-proof cakes, frostings, and cookies—with variations that combine to make dozens of desserts.
Bakers will wonder how they ever lived without this indispensable resource, featuring:
• Cups-to-grams conversions for ingredients • Basic recipes for cakes, quick breads, cookies, frostings, and more, with dozens of variations • Ingredient substitutions • DIY extracts, natural food colorings, sprinkles, and more • Decorating tips for cakes and cookies • Conversions for oven temperatures • Adjustments for baking at high altitudes • Volume charts for baking pans of all sizes
About the Author
JESSICA REEDis a writer, a baker, an artist, and a historian. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and their daughter.