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Flour Scalding Technique: Capturing intense flavors and hydration with Pablo
October 17, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Getting incredible flavors out of your breads means introducing new techniques to the flour and baking, and German Master baker Pablo Puluke Giet wants to introduce you to flavor possibilities you have never experienced before! Learn the basics of scalding and how to integrate the method into your existing recipes. Intensify the flavors of your bakes and raise hydrations to the max.
Recipes made in class are all naturally leavened sourdough based. Class is aiming towards experienced home and professional bakers: Students should have basic bread baking knowledge, an understanding for Bakers % and Excel formulas.
- Tomato Bread & Pizza crust made with a tomato scald
- Scalds with different liquids such as Tomato Sauce, Berry Jams, Stone Fruit compote
Exclusive Class Handout Includes
- Recipe collection for different products made with a scald
- Process and methods of scalding
- How scalding can prevent degradation
- Max Hydration what to consider when pushing the limits
Health & Safety Protocol
Incidents of Covid-19 are currently on the rise, and we would like to encourage everyone to take an abundance of caution in regards to exposure of any communicable disease or illness.
Although masks and proof of vaccination are not currently required to participate in any courses at the Artisan Baking Center, masks are encouraged for any participants who wish to use them in order to stop the spread of infectious illness. Please stay home if you’re experiencing any symptoms of illness. Email us at [email protected] if this occurs to speak with a class coordinator.
The Artisan Baking Center and Keith Giusto Bakery Supply are subject to the current COVID-19 Health Orders and Guidance as set forth by the County of Sonoma in regards to face covering requirements or proof of vaccination. If there are any changes in this policy, all students will be notified immediately.
Pablo Puluke Giet began training at 15 years old in the German baking tradition. He graduated from the Master School of Baking in Munich to become a certified baker, followed by gaining experience at Bäckerei and Konditorei Reichherzer in Munich. He went on to run the production for a small bakery on the Big Island on Hawaii, then worked as head baker and production manager for Kenter Canyon Farms in Los Angeles. He currently does research and development in fresh milled whole grains for Mockmill. Pablo is a certified instructor to train pastry chefs and retail staff as well as bread bakers. Armed also with a business degree from the Business School of Munich, he has managed big accounts such as Mercedes, Red Bull and others for Germany’s leading accessory producer. He began his own company in 2017, Der Meisterbäcker, teaching classes, performing live baking demos and consulting for restaurants and bakeries around Europe.