Chocolate (Hardcover)

A Love Story: 65 Chocolate Dessert Recipes from Max Brenner's Private Collection

By Max Brenner, Yonatan Factor (Illustrator)

Little, Brown and Company, 9780316056625, 144pp.

Publication Date: November 2, 2009

List Price: 29.99*
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With gigantic vats of churning chocolate, desserts like their famous chocolate pizza, and 12 varieties of hot chocolate served in custom mugs, Max Brenner, Chocolate by the Bald Man has turned their line of hip, colorful themed restaurants into an international sensation..   Chocolate: A Love Story is a vibrant new cookbook that includes 65 original recipes narrated in the quirky, captivating voice of Max Brenner, the restaurant's visionary founder and "bald man." Bold original illustrations inspired by Art Deco poster graphics, full-color photographs, easy-to-follow, delicious recipes, and a serving of Max's unique vision for spreading "chocolate culture" around the world make this book a must for every chocolate lover.

About the Author

Max Brenner is a confectioner, businessman, and above all, a passionate lover of chocolate. He began his career as an apprentice throughout Europe, where he worked in the best kitchens alongside renowned pastry chefs. It was in Europe that his love for chocolate evolved into passion, leading him to open a small chocolate workshop in his homeland of Israel. Many years later, Max Brenner: Chocolate by the Bald Man is now a thriving international brand, committed to spreading Max's vision of Chocolate Culture to the world.

Praise For Chocolate: A Love Story: 65 Chocolate Dessert Recipes from Max Brenner's Private Collection

Max Brenner's desserts are so amazing and so creative! With this delightful book, y'all can re-create the magic of his chocolate restaurants in your own home.—Paula Deen, host of Paula's Best Dishes and Paula's Party

We've always enjoyed bringing our daughter, Ella, to Max Brenner's inNYC. We look forward to using his cookbook at home.—John Travolta and Kelly Preston