Israeli baking encompasses the impacts of such a lot of areas—morocco, yemen, germany, and georgia, to call a few—and master baker uri scheft seamlessly marries all of those in his high-quality baked items at his breads bakery in ny town and lehamim bakery in tel aviv. Nutella-stuffed babkas, potato and shakshuka focaccia, and chocolate rugelach are pulled out of the ovens several instances an hour for ready crowds.
In breaking breads, scheft takes the combined affects of his scandinavian background, his ecu pastry schooling, and his israeli and big apple city homes to provide sweet and savory baking recipes that cover ecu, israeli, and middle eastern favorites. Scheft sheds new mild on classics like challah, babka, and ciabatta—and affords his innovative twists on them as well, displaying how bakers can do the same at domestic—and introduces his take on center japanese each day breads like kubaneh and jachnun. The commands are precise and the pix explanatory so that every body could make scheft’s poppy seed hamantaschen, cheese bourekas, and jerusalem bagels, amongst other recipes. With numerous key dough recipes and hundreds of israeli-, center eastern–, jap eu–, scandinavian-, and mediterranean-influenced recipes, this is sincerely a international baking bible.
“From babka to breadsticks, Breaking Breads is a definitive guide.”—Food & Wine, The Best Cookbooks for 2016
“A delight to contemplate, offering up utterly creative and beautiful challahs, babkas, rugelach, burekas, and pita, with a small array of savory dips, salads, and condiments at the end. It’s baker porn.”
“Uri Scheft’s new cookbook falls midway between two trends—Old World baking and Israeli cuisine—and the results are deeply satisfying. . . . Scheft’s recipes are fairly simple for a baking book, without the torturously long instructions many traditional methods can include. And there are plenty of sidebars, with tips.”
“Stunning. . . . Scheft, the force behind Lehamim Bakery in Tel Aviv and Breads Bakery in New York, has contributed mightily to the canon of bread-focused books not only for his wizard use of Middle Eastern ingredients but also for helping to create such stunning process and technique photography.”
“[Scheft’s] generously portioned recipes for basic doughs (e.g., challah, babka, brioche, flatbreads) lend themselves to endless variation, and general home bakers can use them to produce both simple rolls and dramatic, festive loaves. [The book] explains the dough’s look and feel during all stages of preparation and includes plenty of step-by-step photographs to illustrate more challenging braiding, coiling, and other shaping techniques. . . . An essential modern Middle Eastern baking collection featuring delights such as shakshuka focaccia and chocolate rugelach.”
“No matter your heritage, this collection will expand your horizons.”
“This beautiful book . . . provides a thorough look into the many influences that have shaped the world of Israeli baking . . . full of enough details and photos to encourage even a novice baker to bake.”
“Drawing from his Israeli heritage, childhood love of fresh breads, and global travels, Uri makes the international classics . . . and lesser-known European, Israeli, and Middle Eastern Breads . . . accessible for the home baker. . . . This cookbook is truly a bread baker’s guide to Europe and the Middle East.”
“A bold and beautiful collection of updated classics and playful riffs.”
“To sample Scheft’s chocolate babka is at once a blessing and a curse: It’ll become an obsession. But thanks to [Breaking Breads] you can make it at home—with the help of step-by-step photograph instructions that ensure babka success.”
“Uri Scheft is the quintessential Israeli baker. His breads, pastries, and babkas have been blowing my mind since I first ate them on the sidewalk of his bakery in Tel Aviv. This is the book that I have been yearning to read."
"Uri Scheft's reader-friendly instructions, gleaned from a lifetime of baking, lead would-be bakers into the kitchen. I love this book."
“I've been waiting for Uri to reveal the secrets to his incredible babka and chocolate rugelach. He finally reveals them and more in Breaking Breads, which melds Middle Eastern flavors with modern tastes. I'm looking forward to rolling up my sleeves and baking my way through his groundbreaking book.”
“The ultimate modern guide to the world of global Jewish and Middle Eastern baking. Master baker Uri Scheft shares his craft and knowledge of craveable savory and sweet baked goods, inviting you to make them in your own home.”
"From challah to kubaneh, burekas to pita, this is the most definitive and important book on Israeli breads and baking."
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