Walla Walla Bread Co. baker towers over competition in ‘Best Baker in America’ Episode 2 | News

Walla Walla Bread Co. baker and co-owner Michele Pompei was high above the competition Monday, May 10, on the second episode of the fourth season of the Food Network show “Best Baker in America.”

Pompei impressed the judges with an elegant take on a Smith Island cake — a dessert famed on the shores of Maryland and easily distinguished by its multiple, thin layers of cake, encased with a fudge frosting.

The judges told participants they would get extra credit for the amount of layers they put into the cake. Pompei started the show by telling the other contestants he

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New bakery and cafe, The Bread Pedalers, planned in West Allis

Rendering of The Bread Pedalers storefront in West Allis.

The Bread Pedalers, a full-service bakery and cafe co-founded by two sisters, is planning its debut in West Allis.

Samantha and Skylar Schneider are seeking city approval to open the new business at 1436 S. 92 St., located just south of West Greenfield Ave. The 900-square-foot storefront will produce and sell a rotating selections of fresh breads, bagels, pastries, cakes and other bakery items. It will also serve Milwaukee-based Anodyne Coffee and Rishi Tea.

Once renovations are complete, the cafe space will have bar-top and table seating for 10 people

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Recipe: Focaccia bread and edible art | FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It’s a trend that blew up during the pandemic, and now we’re getting a little slice of that heaven. We’re talking about edible artwork on delicious focaccia bread.

Robert Duensing, owner of Best Regards Bakery and Cafe in Overland Park, joined the Morning Show to show how it’s done. Unfortunately, there were some connection issues, but you can still hear some helpful tips when crafting your creative craving!

This is a two-day recipe, but the results are worth the wait. Here’s how to do it:

Day 1: Poolish

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Make This Chocolate Banana Bread Mug Cake In Just 5 Minutes

Your relationship with your finances is one of the most important relationships you’ll ever have, and you can’t avoid it. That said, for many of us, the pandemic only added to our financial stress. If you find yourself feeling frazzled, just remember that financial insecurity isn’t a net-worth issue — it’s a mindset issue. And, we happen to have plenty of advice on how to turn your money mindset around so you can take charge of your funds once and for all.

To start, feeling secure begins with a strong foundation, and there’s no better time than now to get

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The Best Gluten-Free Flour for Baking Bread, Cake and More

You have a mean craving for cake. You also have a gluten allergy. While it may have been a challenge to find wheat-free flour at the supermarket once upon a time, the hard part now is choosing which one to buy. There are a ton of different options to peruse these days, but only some will give you the results you’re looking for. Here are nine of the best gluten-free flours you can buy for cake, cookies, bread and everything in between.

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What Is Gluten-Free

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