BAKING & PASTRY BASICS

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Baking & Pastry Basics classes offer hands-on instruction in the skills necessary to create beautiful and delicious pastry and tempting baked goods.  Class meets once a week, Monday evenings, for six weeks at the Victoria Inn.

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NEXT CLASS: TBD
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$595.00 for six weeks
at The Victoria Inn

You will learn:

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Week One:  Introduction to Bake Shop.

Measuring, Equipment, Sanitation
Sample Recipes include:  Raspberry Jam filled Sable Cookies
& Madeline Cakes

 


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Week Two:  Tart Basics

Basic Pate Sucree Fruit Tart – Vanilla Pastry Cream & Apricot Glaze over Fruit
Pate Brisee Chocolate Tart – Raspberries on Top
Pear Crostata – Sugar Crumbles on Top


 

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Week Three:  Breakfast Pastries

Croissant – Sweet or Savory
Cheese and Cherry Danishes – Cream cheese and ricotta filling/ cherry filling
Cheddar and Jalapeno Cornbread – cornmeal, jalapeno and cheddar cheese

 

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Week Four:  Custards; Stirred, Poured and Baked Creams & Sauces

Floating Island - Crème Anglese - Meringue on top of vanilla custard
Pot du Crème – Chocolate with whipped crea
Crème Brulee – Salted Caramel and sea salt

Pineapple Flan – flan flavored with pineapple juice

 

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Week Five:  Pate a Choux:  Éclairs, Cream Puffs and Gougeres

Chocolate Éclair – Vanilla cream and candied nuts
Cream Puffs – Lemon and Strawberry cream
Traditional Gougeres – Gruyere and black pepper

 

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Week Six:  Chocolates & Petit Fours

Almond Petit Fours – cherry glaze
Chocolate Truffles – Cocoa powder and pistachio
Cherry White Chocolate Bark – Cashews and cherries

Chocolate Toffee Bars – Walnuts and toasted coconut

 

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