Croissants, morning buns, macarons, oh my! The smell of dough baking in an oven is irresistible. It's heartwarming and soothing, and even more comforting when the weather is cool outside. Whether it is baguettes, croissants, morning buns, or cookies, the olfactory high they bring when baking is undeniable. Show More Summary
This year, I was again honored to serve as a judge at the Los Angeles County Fair for some of their baking competitions. The bakers who come to the fair are always incredibly creative and picking out the best recipe is not an easy task. Fortunately, I don’t mind a tough job! One of the...
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These quick, easy, and buttery sourdough biscuits are the perfect way to use up some sourdough discard when feeding your sourdough starter. They can be mixed, baked, and on the dinner or breakfast table in less than 30 minutes! Sourdough biscuits are even more flavorful than traditional buttermilk biscuits and they are just as easy to make as long as […]
The Christian owners of an Irish bakery who were found guilty of discrimination and fined £500 last year over their refusal to bake a pro-gay marriage cake because it would have violated their religious beliefs lost their appeal on Monday.
When baker, blogger, and cookbook author Joy Wilson, known as Joy the Baker, purchased her home in New Orleans, she knew the open concept layout would be the perfect set up for hosting baking classes and workshops. To help execute her...Show More Summary
Sugary sweets Every day is a good day for cookies, pies, cakes, pastries, kolaches, and other baked goods, and Austin is pleased to satisfy anyone looking for straight from the oven. Here is Eater’s guide to the best bakeries in the city. Show More Summary
Five day sugar high Welcome to Sweets Week, starting right now on Eater Austin and everywhere else on Eater. Throughout the next five days, we will obsess over sugary treats, composed desserts, baked goods, and everything in between. Look...Show More Summary
A Northern Irish bakery that refused to bake a cake iced with a pro-gay slogan lost its bid to overturn its prosecution for discrimination on Monday as a local court rejected an appeal based on its owners’ Christian beliefs. Ashers Baking...Show More Summary
Ashers Bakery, a bakery in Northern Ireland involved in a high-profile “religious freedom” discrimination case in which it refused to bake a pro-gay-marriage themed cake, has lost its appeal, The Guardian reports: The court of appeal in B… Read The post Northern Ireland Bakery That Refused Cake for Gay Wedding Loses Appeal appeared first on Towleroad.
Catch all the cookies and croissants There is no problem that can't be fixed by baked goods. You've had a bad day? Eat a danish. You've had a good day? Here's some chocolate cake. It's 10 a.m.? How about a savory pastry filled with feta cheese and roasted veggies. Show More Summary
German baking, I don’t think, gets its due. It’s partially because the names of the pastries and baked goods don’t exactly roll right off most of our tongues. Kartoffel-Käse Dinnede, Zitronenbiskuitrolle, Aachener Poschweck, Schwäbischer...Show More Summary
Imagine for a moment that the characters from your favourite books are real people, that they're your friends. You're able to invite them round your house to eat cake and watch Great British Bake Off. You can drop them a text and meet them down the pub for a quick drink and a catch-up. Show More Summary
Where to find delicious baked goods Let's face it. Now that Halloween is here, the holidays are practically upon us. And that means we're coming upon the best time to indulge in baked goods in New Orleans. Time to loosen up that waist...Show More Summary
LONDON — A Christian-owned bakery in Northern Ireland lost its bid Monday to overturn a discrimination ruling against its refusal to make a Sesame Street-themed “gay cake.” The Ashers Baking Company contested a 2015 ruling that found that it was in breach of equality legislation for refusing an order by Gareth Lee, a gay rights activist. […]
Time to book that next dentist appointment It’s finally here. Welcome to Sweets Week, starting right this very moment throughout the Eater universe. For the next five days, we will obsess over everything sugary — from baked goods, to...Show More Summary
COURT OF APPEAL found that Ashers Baking Company is not allowed to only provide a service to people who agree with their religious beliefs: “In the present case the appellants might elect not to provide a service that involves any religious or political message. What they may not do is provide a service that only more...
Until my freshman year of college in Upstate New York, I never knew the true greatness of apples. Those first fall months, I went apple picking for the very first time in my life and reveled at how insanely crisp and delicious the apples were fresh from the tree. I’d return to my dorm room […]
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Halloween is coming, minions, but not to worry; today we're all about Sweets, not scares. Let's set the stage with some cheerful Jack-O-Lanterns: (By Yener's Way) A baby bat or two: (By Madhouse Bakes) ...and an oh-so adorable witch: (By...Show More Summary