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26 November, 2011

Gingerbread Bakery

Gingerbread Bakery
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   As I recently noted, one of the projects we have to do on behalf of the Vancouver Island University is build a gingerbread house. This is an annual event at the school and is used to showcase the Professional Baking and Pastry Arts Program. It also helps raise funds as these houses are auctioned off while
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20 November, 2011

VIU Pastry 101, Weeks 5, 6, 7 and Round Up.

VIU Pastry 101, Weeks 5, 6, 7 and Round Up.
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Another hectic couple of weeks get us into the Savoury Pies, Pastry and Quick Breads sections of the course and ending on the Round Up week. For Savoury Pies Week, I made, strangely, savoury pies. Specifically, Chicken Pot Pies, Veggie Pies and Quiches, both Ham and Cheese as well as Veg. I made a LOT
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23 October, 2011

VIU Pastry 101, Weeks 2, 3 and 4

VIU Pastry 101, Weeks 2, 3 and 4
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Well, it’s been a bit since I posted. So let me catch up on what’s happened. As noted in the previous post, this Pastry section is divided into 6 parts, sandwiched between the intro of week one and the wrap up in week eight. During the last couple of weeks, I’ve gone through Cakes, Sous-Chef
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24 September, 2011

Professional Baking: Week Four – Pastry!

Professional Baking: Week Four – Pastry!
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Another week of Professional Baking School at VIU and this time we turn our focus on pastry with Chef Harper. Again, a bit intense as we’re really just learning the very basics so I have minimal photos. Still, a glimpse of the space and class are available. Here we are in the Food Lab with individual
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2 September, 2011

CIVI Pro Baking Class, Week One

CIVI Pro Baking Class, Week One
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Finally! Yes, it’s finally Aug 29th and day one of baking class at the CIVI* begin for my 2011-2012 session. I’ve been looking forward to this day with great excitement for a while now and it’s really, actually here. Can I get a “Woohoo!!”* * What is CIVI? The official name for the baking end
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