Baker's Field Guide to Cupcakes
By Dede Wilson
(Harvard Common Press, Paperback, 9781558327528, 164pp.)
Publication Date: October 11, 2011
Other Editions of This Title: Spiral
Categories: Courses & Dishes - Cakes
Who wants cupcakes? Long a staple dessert of birthdays and holidays, cupcakes are more popular than ever kids of all ages. In A Baker’s Field Guide to Cupcakes, you’ll find 15 master recipes for cake batters and frostings and 60 easy-to-follow recipes for creatively decorated cupcakes for holidays, special occasions, or anytime you need a treat! Adults will enjoy ringing in the New Year with “Champagne” Cupcakes or presenting someone special with a plateful of Heartfelt Cupcakes. On Mother’s Day, kids can help bake Mom a batch of Breakfast-in-Bed Cupcakes, and they’ll be delighted to dig into Dirt and Worms Cupcakes at a birthday party. With a color photograph of every recipe, A Baker’s Field Guide to Cupcakes gives you everything you need to make scrumptious, fun, and irresistible cupcakes at any time of the year!
Dede Wilson is the author of the Baker's Field Guide series, Christmas Cooking for Dummies, Appetizers for Dummies, and The Wedding Cake Book. She is a contributing editor to Bon Appétit and the host of Seasonings with Dede Wilson, a PBS cooking show. She lives in Amherst, Massachusetts.