Steam Leavened Pastries
Baking Radio Podcast Episode #25: An Overview of Laminated Doughs
The flakiest of all doughs, laminated doughs are defined and discussed in detail. Learn the differences between the three types of laminated doughs: Danish, Croissant and Puff Pastry. Chef Sokol explains how each of the laminated doughs is created and the nuances of each.
Baking Radio Podcast Episode #23: Cream Puffs
Pâte à Choux , the basic dough from which cream puffs are derived is discussed. Chef Sokol explains how cream puffs are a special type of dough that are steam leavened. Steam as a powerful leavening agent is discussed in detail. The versatility of this type of dough is reviewed, along with the many fillings …