BAKE!, Baking

Baking Horror Stories: BAKE! Instructor Share Their Kitchen Mishaps

Baking can be challenging—even for professionals. Our BAKE! class instructors, who’ve helped countless bakers improve their skills with our hands-on baking classes over the years, were brave enough to share their baking mishaps with us. You’re not alone! Read Carefully and Double Check “I was trying a new recipe for a syrup based amish pie. […]

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Bakehouse, Baking, ZCoBbers

Zingerman’s Bakehouse: Meet Hazim, Civil-Engineer-Turned-Passionate-Baker

His passion for bread baking and his long history with the craft is what led him to the Bakehouse. And here, he is putting those passions to work, helping us fine-tune recipes and try new methods of baking and continue living our commitment to excellence.

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Bakehouse, Baking

No Bupkis: Zingerman’s Bakehouse Is Making Babka Again!

While we don’t tend to follow food trends here at Zingerman’s we will admit to caving into popular demand once in awhile. Our latest sweet capitulation? Babka.

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Bakehouse, Baking, Bread, Food Artisans

Hot Cross Buns: Don’t Miss This Storied Easter Treat!

For the longest time, I just thought Hot Cross Buns was a song you learned to play on the recorder in 5th grade. Little did I know these specialties are a quintessential part of the Easter holiday season and a beloved part of Zingerman’s Bakehouse spring Special Bakes (items we only make once in a […]

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BAKE!, Baking

This Baker Just Took Her 200th Class at BAKE!

BAKE!, Zingerman’s hands-on teaching bakery, celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2016, and this year, one of our most dedicated students has celebrated an anniversary of her own: her 200th class! Briana Chen has taken almost every single class (she’s still considering Fondant Fondamentals) offered by BAKE! She started her journey back when our school was […]

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