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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Gale Gand  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Other

Audience: Adult;


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Illinois Connection

Gale is a partner in the Chicago restaurant Tru.

Biographical and Professional Information

Gale Gand is a nationally acclaimed pastry chef, restaurateur, cookbook author, television personality, root beer maker, and mom. She is the James Beard Award-winning executive pastry chef and partner of the acclaimed restaurant ''Tru'' in Chicago. Known across the country as the host of ''Sweet Dreams'', which was the Food Network's first daily show devoted entirely to baking. Gand also has her own root beer company and line of bakeware.

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Selected Titles At Your Library

Butter, sugar, flour, eggs /
ISBN: 0609604201. OCLC Number: 40734866

C. Potter,. .

Chapter by chapter the authors explain each basic ingredient and each flavor's " personality " and follow up with some fabulous recipes.

Chocolate & vanilla /
ISBN: 0307238520. OCLC Number: 63195953

Clarkson Potter/Publishers,. .

"Chocoholics and vanilla lovers may never see eye to eye, but with award-winning pastry chef Gale Gand's new flip book of 60 truly tempting recipes--half featuring chocolate, the other half featuring vanilla--pleasing both sides has never been more simple--or more delicious. 16-page color photo insert."--BOOK JACKET.

Gale Gand's brunch! :
ISBN: 0307406989. OCLC Number: 236339068

Clarkson Potter/Publishers,. .

Every weekend is worth celebrating when you can relax over a good brunch.

Gale Gand's just a bite :
ISBN: 0609608258. OCLC Number: 46419975

Clarkson Potter,. .

The Food Network star offers more than 125 recipes for miniature dessert treats, from ginger cookies to very red velvet cupcakes.

Gale Gand's short + sweet :
ISBN: 1400047331. OCLC Number: 51898895

Clarkson Potter/Publishers,. .

Contains quick and easy recipes for various dessert treats!