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The Big Book Of Treats

The Big Book Of Treats

Pooja Dhingra
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The ultimate home baker’s cookbook, from Mumbai’s very own ‘macaron lady’

Meet Pooja Dhingra. Cupcake addict. Macaron lover. Baker. And founder and owner of Mumbai’s most famous French-style pâtisserie, Le15.

Her passion for baking led Pooja to Le Cordon Bleu in Paris, and on her return she opened Le15 Pâtisserie, which was soon a runaway success. Today, as a professional baker, Pooja heads one of India’s finest pâtisseries. As a home
baker, she makes hearty, uncomplicated desserts with kitchen staples that can be found at any corner shop.

The Big Book of Treats is Pooja’s gift to Indian home bakers. Written with a professional’s exacting eye and a home chef ’s ability to improvise, it teaches you how to make everything from cookies and cupcakes to brownies and birthday cakes. Accessible, engaging and undeniably scrumptious, these recipes will bring all sorts of baked goodies—even macarons—into your own kitchen.

Imprint: Penguin

Published: Nov/2019

ISBN: 9780143422686

Length : 236 Pages

The Big Book Of Treats

Pooja Dhingra
Overview

The ultimate home baker’s cookbook, from Mumbai’s very own ‘macaron lady’

Meet Pooja Dhingra. Cupcake addict. Macaron lover. Baker. And founder and owner of Mumbai’s most famous French-style pâtisserie, Le15.

Her passion for baking led Pooja to Le Cordon Bleu in Paris, and on her return she opened Le15 Pâtisserie, which was soon a runaway success. Today, as a professional baker, Pooja heads one of India’s finest pâtisseries. As a home
baker, she makes hearty, uncomplicated desserts with kitchen staples that can be found at any corner shop.

The Big Book of Treats is Pooja’s gift to Indian home bakers. Written with a professional’s exacting eye and a home chef ’s ability to improvise, it teaches you how to make everything from cookies and cupcakes to brownies and birthday cakes. Accessible, engaging and undeniably scrumptious, these recipes will bring all sorts of baked goodies—even macarons—into your own kitchen.

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Pooja Dhingra

Pooja Dhingra is the founder of Le 15 Patisserie and Studio Fifteen Culinary Centre in Mumbai. A graduate of Le Cordon Bleu, Paris, she brought a piece of that world to India through her delectable desserts and a beautiful café. She has been featured in national dailies and is a regular in fashion and lifestyle glossies not just for her abilities in the kitchen, but also as a dynamic businesswomen and inspiration to women - she was selected by Forbes India for their 30 under - 30enterpreneurs list . She has been voted a Rising Star by GC Watches and is featured in its global campaign. The menu at Le 15 Patisserie has been praised in several prestigious publications - Indian and international - while Bollywood stars,sportspeople, corporate czars and politicians are regular clients. She loves coffee, chocolate and sepiationed Instagrams, as much as coming up with new collaborations and business ideas to make Le 15 Patisserie a brand to reckon with.