Maida Heatter's Cakes (Paperback)

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The first paperback edition of a classic cake collection from Maida Heatter, James Beard Lifetime Hall of Fame member, called a oethe Queen of Cakea by Saveur magazine.

Cakes are experiencing a renaissance, and the revival wouldn't be complete without Maida Heatter's Cakes, available for the first time in paperback. First published in 1997, Maida Heatter's Cakes is a "best of" compilation of 175 of Maida's classic, most beloved cake recipes originally published in her nine baking books. From an ever-so-lighter take on her legendary Queen Mother's Cake, Maida's self-proclaimed favorite, to cakes, sticky buns, homemade doughnuts, cheesecakes, muffins, ice creams, and sauces, Maida Heatter's Cakes offers foolproof recipes for novice and experienced bakers alike presented alongside charming two-color, line-drawn illustrated interiors.

About the Author

Maida Heatter, a.k.a. "the Queen of Desserts," is the author of nine classic dessert cookbooks, including the "New York Times" best-seller and James Beard Award-winning Maida Heatter's Book of Great Desserts. She is a member of the James Beard Foundation Hall of Fame, has been named to "Cook's Magazine"'s Who's Who in Cooking, and was one of the first people inducted into the Chocolatier Hall of Fame. She continues to bake joyfully from her home in Florida.

Praise For…

An indispensable cookbook, reissued: A baker’s life is not complete without a Maida Heatter Queen Mother cake.

- Julia Moskin, The New York Times’ food blog, Diner’s Journal

Product Details
ISBN: 9781449401146
ISBN-10: 1449401147
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
Publication Date: March 29th, 2011
Pages: 354
Language: English