Meet Pooja Dhingra. Cupcake addict. Macaron lover. Baker. And founder and owner of Mumbai s most famous French-style patisserie, Le 15.
Her passion for baking led Pooja to Le Cordon Bleu in Paris, and on her return she opened Le 15 Patisserie, which was soon a runaway success. Today, as a professional baker Pooja heads up one of India s finest patisseries. As a home baker, she makes hearty, uncomplicated desserts with kitchen staples that can be found at any corner shop.
The Big Book of Treats is Pooja s gift to Indian home bakers. Written with a professional s exacting eye and a home chef s ability to improvise, it teaches you how to make everything from cookies and cupcakes to brownies and birthday cakes. Accessible, engaging and undeniably scrumptious, these recipes will bring all sorts of baked goodies even macarons into your own kitchen.
About the Author
Pooja Dhingra is the founder of Le15 Patisserie and Studio Fifteen Culinary Centre in Mumbai. A graduate of Le Cordon Bleu, Paris, she brought a piece of that world to India through her delectable desserts and a beautiful cafe. She has been featured in national dailies and is a regular in fashion and lifestyle glossies not just for her abilities in the kitchen, but also as a dynamic businesswoman and inspiration to women. She has been voted a Rising Star by GC Watches and is featured in its global campaign. The menu at Le15 Patisserie has been praised in several prestigious publications Indian and international while Bollywood stars, sportspeople, corporate czars and politicians are regular clients. She loves coffee, chocolate and sepia-toned Instagrams, as much as coming up with new collaborations and business ideas to make Le 15 Patisserie a brand to reckon with.
This is my first book on baking and after reading this book I would want to try most of the recipes… They are so well explained with the informative tips that you need to have to have your bakes right. Please pick this book for a fabulous baking experience 🙂
- Title: The Big Book of Treats
- Autor: Pooja Dhingra
- Publisher (Publication Date): Penguin (March 1, 2014)
- Language: English
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