Should You Use Salted or Unsalted Butter in Baking?

Salted vs Unsalted Butter for Baking

When I got married, my wife only used salted butter her entire life. As a lifelong professional chef and baker, I have only used unsalted butter in all my cooking and baking because that is how I was trained. I also grew up only eating unsalted butter and really didn’t know it existed until I […]

Guide to Enriched Bread Dough

Guide to Enriched Bread Dough

Some of the best breads in the world start with one main ingredient, yeast. But when it comes to breads made with yeast, there are two different types. Lean breads and enriched breads. Both have many similarities but also differ in some major ways. Lean breads tend to be heavier with a crispy crust while […]

10 Tips to Improve Your Baking Skills

10 Tips To Improve Your Baking Skills

When it comes to baking, the approach is so much different than cooking. Baking is a science and so it should be treated as such. Whether you are an expert baker or just a beginner, there will always be room for improvement. The following are a few tips and tricks to help you elevate your […]