How Much Do New Pastry Chefs or Bakers Make?

Answer Bakers and pastry chefs are often lumped in one category, even though the two job titles involve different aspects of baking foods and sweets. A baker produces breads, rolls and a selection of cake... Read More »

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Schools for Baking & Pastry Chefs?

Becoming a professional baker or professional pastry chef requires professional training and education. Most restaurants and bakeries require workers to obtain certification or a degree through a f... Read More »

Why are the chefs on TV programs always overweight Why don't we ever see healthy chefs fixing healthy food?

There was a show on Food Network called "Healthy Appetite" with Ellie Krieger. You can find her videos on I've made some of her dishes and I think they're good. Her show was only O... Read More »

What is the difference between short crust pastry, and puff pastry, and which is better for making a pie?

Shortcrust pastry is used as a pie crust. It does not puff up during baking. These are very easy to make at home but sometimes requires a little practice to roll out nicely. think chilled!! butte... Read More »

How much do culinary chefs make a year?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average earnings of culinary chefs and head cooks were around $42,000 in 2008. The highest paid chefs made more than $60,000 per year, while the lo... Read More »