Author(s): Dean Brettschneider
Nestle New Zealand's Hottest Home Baker celebrates New Zealand's love affair with home baking. Back for its second season, this reality show is hosted by New Zealand's Next Top Model judge Colin Mathura-Jeffree, with judges Dean Brettschneider (the Global Baker) and Jade Lipton (from Cakestar.com) - both of whom have books in production with Penguin Group (NZ) - features eight top amateur home bakers from across New Zealand. The book captures all the top recipes from the show, including biscuits, slices, breads, scones, cakes and cupcakes, muffins, savoury and sweet pies and tarts, and desserts. Filled with tips and tricks from Dean and Jade throughout the book, the reader will be able to learn how to make professional looking baked goods. Packed with beautiful food photography and bustling with action shots from the show and behind the scenes, this is the perfect book for any aspiring home baker.
Dean Brettschneider is a global-based professional baker and patissier with an international following. Award-winning author of seven best-selling books on the subject, Dean co-owns Global Baker- Dean Brettschneider-branded artisan bakeries in Shanghai and Auckland. He resides in Denmark and Shanghai.