A sweet and savory collection of more than 100 foolproof recipes from the reigning “Queen of Baking” Mary Berry, who has made her way into American homes through ABC’s primetime series, The Great Holiday Baking Show, and the PBS series, The Great British Baking Show.
Baking with Mary Berry draws on Mary’s more than 60 years in the kitchen, with tips and step-by-step instructions for bakers just starting out and full-color photographs of finished dishes throughout. The recipes follow Mary’s prescription for dishes that are no fuss, practical, and foolproof—from breakfast goods to cookies, cakes, pastries, and pies, to special occasion desserts such as cheesecake and soufflés, to British favorites that will inspire.
Whether you’re tempted by Mary’s Heavenly Chocolate Cake and Best-Ever Brownies, intrigued by her Mincemeat and Almond Tart or Magic Lemon Pudding, or inspired by her Rich Fruit Christmas Cake and Ultimate Chocolate Roulade, the straightforward yet special recipes in Baking with Mary Berry will prove, as one reviewer has said of her recipes, “if you can read, you can cook.”
For more than four decades, Mary Berry CBE has brought her unfussy approach to cooking and baking into British homes. Her role as judge on The Great British Baking Show from 2010 to 2016 endeared her to the hearts of… More about Mary Berry
“[T]he book satisfies on a number of levels. The recipes themselves are clear and concise and the offerings wide ranging… A solid guide, not just for fans of the show—but it’s those fans (and their numbers are growing in the U.S.) who will be clamoring for copies.” — Booklist