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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 224 pages
  • Publisher: Clarkson Potter (Oct. 2 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0307951774
  • ISBN-13: 978-0307951779
  • Product Dimensions: 19.7 x 2.1 x 23.5 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 703 g
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #410,177 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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“Hedy makes desserts that are delicious and delightful—full of fun, flavor, and even bacon. Her recipes make me want to whip out my sugar and measuring cups and start baking!”
—Anne Burrell
 
“Hedy’s desserts are the greatest, and making them from these wonderful recipes is a joy. Yum, yum, yummy!”
—Maida Heatter
 
“Hedy presents American sweets and cakes in a way that is simply delicious. These are the kind of soulful and original desserts I enjoy.”
—Daniel Boulud
 
“Hedy's desserts are innovative yet homey, genius without being stuffy. I am going to bake my way through this book to score high points from my son and kisses from my husband."
—Michelle Bernstein
 
“As a loyal fan of Hedy’s, I am thrilled about this book, which saves me the schlep to Miami to taste her amazing desserts. By the time your plate is licked clean, your last bite will have left you with a big hug and a wink. This is food that is relevant, sexy, and meant to be eaten with a very large spoon.”
—Andrew Zimmern
 
“Every decadent concoction in Baking Out Loud  evokes sweet childhood memories, always with a personal, contemporary twist. Hedy’s creativity and fearlessness in the kitchen will have you jumping for joy and giggling with pleasure. Seconds please?!”
—Gail Simmons

 “Every arena of dessert is covered here, from popcorn bark to bacon praline. For any simple dessert with serious flavor, Baking Out Loud is a great guide.”
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About the Author

HEDY GOLDSMITH is the executive pastry chef of Michael’s Genuine Food & Drink, which has locations in Miami, Florida, and Grand Cayman. A contributor to Cooking Channel’s Unique Sweets, she and her desserts have been featured on Food Network’s The Best Thing I Ever Ate and lauded in Bon Appétit, People, and Food & Wine magazines.

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23 of 24 people found the following review helpful
Trouble with recipes Oct. 24 2012
By Jodi - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
I'm a big fan of Hedy's desserts and couldn't wait to try making her desserts as soon as I received the book. I'm a pretty experienced cook but so far I'm 0 for 2 with her recipes. I first tried the chocolate pudding for a dinner party - the recipe was very straightforward and I followed her instructions exactly. The flavor of the pudding was wonderful, but unfortunately it never set so I ended up serving chocolate soup. My next attempt was the chocolate peanut butter bars. Also, very straight forward and easy, and I followed her instructions precisely. The finished product was delicious but i couldn't cut them into appetizing looking bars like the photo in her book. My chocolate cracked and all the pieces were of various shapes and sizes. I couldn't help but wonder what type of people she used as testers for her recipes. I'm sure I'll try another recipe or two and I hope i have better luck with those.
11 of 12 people found the following review helpful
Recipes sound good but have had some trouble Nov. 28 2012
By R. Wuenstel - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
The first recipe I tried was You've got chocolate in my peanut butter bars. The first step in the recipe is to melt the chocolate and let it cool slightly. Next, make the peanut butter filling and let it chill for 2 to 3 hours. By the time the filling has chilled, the chocolate that you melted in step 1 is hard again. I believe the chocolate should be melted just before you need to use it. The next problem was cutting the bars. The peanut butter filling is soft and the chocolate hard. I could not cut these into neat bars.

Then I tried the salty peanut brittle. While cooking, it suddenly seized up and crystallized. I have been making brittle for years and have never had this happen. That isn't to say this wasn't my fault in some way but I was disappointed with the results.
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
Hard Feb. 16 2013
By Matthew Harris - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover
I love Hedy's cookbook Baking Out Loud. I love he book and wanted to try many of the recipe BUT the recipes are 2 pages each and many of the ingredients are VERY hard to find. How many people have seen finely ground cocoa nibs in a normal supermarket?
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
Not clear that the recipes were ever tested? Jan. 26 2014
By Anna Joyce - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover
I love Hedy and her desserts sound divine. Trying to follow the recipes is, however, a less than divine experience. There are a lot of steps/directions that are omitted, ingredients that appear to be missing, or simply poorly written/tested recipes. I ended up giving the book away because I simply couldn't use it. Disappointed!
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Highly recommended! My favorite comprehensive dessert book to date! Feb. 14 2013
By texase - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
So far my boyfriend and I have tried at least 6 of these recipes. The flavors are bold, and we are loving them so far.
The only thing we have run into as an issue is that for us the ice cream recipes are way too thick- so we are just going to use her flavorings with our old base recipe which has a higher cream to egg yolk ratio than her recipes do.


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