Small-Batch Baking for Chocolate Lovers: Recipes for Cookies, Cakes, Pies, Tarts, Muffins and Scones (Paperback)

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"In this age of singles, couples and otherwise smaller households, Small-Batch Baking is an idea that's in step with the times."—The Dallas Morning News

No one can resist the allure of home-made chocolate desserts—but when recipes yield a full dozen or more, we often eat more than our serving size. In Small-Batch Baking for Chocolate Lovers, acclaimed food writer Debby Maugans solves the problem by crafting irresistible chocolate recipes perfectly suited for two.

Featuring more than 120 cookie, cake, pie, tart, muffin, and scone recipes, over-the-top and lavishly loaded with chocolate of all kinds, nuts, candy bars, and flavors. Ideal for the single guy or gal, small family, retiree, or bride-to-be.

There's a dessert in this book for every occasion: a fool-proof birthday chocolate cake recipe, a chocolate orange tart for Valentine's Day, or when you're in the mood for a little self-indulgence, a chocolate soufflé sized for one. Your sweetheart (and your waistline) will thank you!

About the Author

Debby Maugans is the author of Small-Batch Baking, and writes the weekly “Tables for Two” food column for the Birmingham News. A food writer and stylist for more than twenty-five years, Maugans developed recipes for Fannie Flagg’s popular Whistle Stop Café Cookbook. She lives in Asheville, North Carolina.

Praise For…

“An excellent, crackerjack new book. Bring on the baby cakes.” —Marcel Desaulniers, author of Death by Chocolate, on Small-Batch Baking

“Small-batch liberating: with quick mixing, baking, and clean-up times.” —Publishers Weekly on Small-Batch Baking

“Here's the perfect solution to dessert for you and that special someone.” —Holly Clegg, author of the Trim & Terrific cookbook series, on Small-Batch Baking

“Busy moms will certainly find the idea of small-batch cookies made from start to finish in minutes very appealing.” —Library Journal on Small-Batch Baking

Product Details
ISBN: 9780312612245
ISBN-10: 0312612249
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
Publication Date: February 15th, 2011
Pages: 352
Language: English