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Vicious and Virtuous: Great ideas come from charity event

18 Apr 2010, Posted by JK in Pastry Events

This past Saturday afternoon seven bakers threw down at Willie McBrides Bar in Hoboken, NJ to benefit Autism Speaks.  I was very impressed with the overall quality and creativeness of the contestants.  Some of the other judges, who bake for a living even got some new ideas after eating the…

Bouchon bakery chocolate stuff: one heavy, one light

01 Apr 2010, Posted by JK in Bouchon

Last week I had to go to Borders in the Time Warner center which was a perfect excuse to stop by Bouchon to see if they had anything new and interesting. Honestly, I’m not sure if the chocolate brioche was new or not but the flour-less chocolate…