Sweet: Desserts from London's Ottolenghi (Hardcover)
Chef Ottolenghi's success as a cookbook author is due to his ability to write accessible, meticulously tested recipes that sparkle with originality and knock-your-socks-off flavor. He teams with pastry chef Helen Goh in this collection of desserts that will make you forswear dieting. Winter is baking season; you can work it off later. --Sharon— From Staff Favorites List
A New York Times best seller A collection of over 110 recipes for sweets, baked goods, and confections from superstar chef Yotam Ottolenghi.
Yotam Ottolenghi is widely beloved in the food world for his beautiful, inspirational, and award-winning cookbooks, as well as his London delis and fine dining restaurant. And while he's known for his savory and vegetarian dishes, he actually started out his cooking career as a pastry chef. Sweet is entirely filled with delicious baked goods, desserts, and confections starring Ottolenghi's signature flavor profiles and ingredients including fig, rose petal, saffron, orange blossom, star anise, pistachio, almond, cardamom, and cinnamon. A baker's dream, Sweet features simple treats such as Chocolate, Banana, and Pecan cookies and Rosemary Olive Oil Orange Cake, alongside recipes for showstopping confections such as Cinnamon Pavlova with Praline Cream and Fresh Figs and Flourless Chocolate Layer Cake with Coffee, Walnut, and Rosewater.
About the Author
YOTAM OTTOLENGHI is the author of Plenty and Plenty More, co-author with Ramael Scully of NOPI, and co-author with Sami Tamimi of Ottolenghi and Jerusalem, which was awarded Cookbook of the Year by the International Association of Culinary Professionals, and Best International Cookbook by the James Beard Foundation. All five books were New York Times bestsellers. He lives in London, where he owns an eponymous group of restaurants and a high-end restaurant, Nopi. HELEN GOH is a pastry chef, longtime Ottolenghi collaborator, and the Ottolenghi product developer.