Pierre Herme X Thomas Boog Easter Chocolates

pierre herme x thomas boog easter chocolates

The last time we blogged about Maison Pierre Hermé Paris, it was also regarding an art-inspired edible Easter confection. This year, the French chocolatier teamed up with designer Thomas Boog for yet more jaw-dropping Easter chocolates, inspired by both seashells and Italian painter Arcimboldo. Read more

The Cutest Christmas Chocolate Confections!

artisan christmas chocolates

These artisan Christmas chocolates are some of the cutest confections for the holiday season we’ve ever seen. An Enchanted Forest with a cast of chocolate characters, beautiful baubles and traditional holiday subjects that are so beautifully sculpted, they’re almost too cute to eat. Read more

The 2020 National Gingerbread House Competition Grand Prize Winner

The 2020 National Gingerbread House Competition Grand Prize Winner

The Omni at Grove Park Inn has announced the Grand Prize Winner of the 2020 National Gingerbread House Competition and we’ve got a ton of great pics of the impressive 360° creation for you. Read more

World Famous Designers Make Christmas Cakes for Haagen Dazs.

Häagen Dazs Designer Christmas Cakes

Move over Gingerbread, here’s another Christmas confection to impress. Not many in the U.S. know that ice cream brand Häagen Dazs commissioned well-known interior, industrial and traditional designers, one for each eleven years from 2008-2019, to create uniquely beautiful and delicious Christmas ice cream cakes for the annual Häagen-Dazs Ice Show in France and for sale in France, Belgium, Amsterdam, London and Japan at the holidays. Read more

These Christmas Meals Are Made of Cookies! And You Can Order Them!

christmas cookie lunch

Handmade using chocolate, vanilla bean paste, sugar paste, edible paint, flour, eggs, butter, and sugar Natasha Collins of Nevie-Pie Cakes had created a full English Christmas meal made entirely of her delicious cookies. The Berkhamsted, England baker is an award winning cake designer and cookie artist with a published book to boot. Read more

Blondie + Rye Raises The Bread Baking Bar.

blondie + rye artisan bread
Blondie + Rye, sourdough bread – 30% spelt with honey, at 78% hydration.

One of the most bizarre quarantine phenomena has been the bread baking taking place all over this country. Pictures of perfectly browned Boules permeate Instagram and Facebook feeds and the run on sourdough starters and hard-to-find flour have made national news. Read more

Sweet or Savory, Lauren Ko’s Pies and Tarts Are Modern Art

lokokitchen pies and tarts

Seattle based Lauren Ko says she bakes for fun, but one look at her pies and tarts and it’s hard to believe she’s not baking for a museum. The self-taught San Diego born Ko of Lokokitchen has been an Instagram star ever since her very first pie pic post received over 600 likes in hours. Now, with over 315,000 followers she’s got a new book coming out in the Fall. Read more

German Bakery Can Hardly Keep Toilet Paper Cakes In Stock

Toilet Paper Cakes

The Schürener Backparadies, a German bakery and bistro, has been making customers smile during this frightening global pandemic with their cakes shaped like rolls of toilet paper. The demand for the cakes is almost as great as the demand for real toilet paper during this crisis. Read more