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Brooks Headley's Fancy Desserts

The Recipes of Del Posto's James Beard Award Winning Dessert Maker

by Brooks Headley

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Brooks Headley's Fancy Desserts
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The Recipes of Del Posto's James Beard Award Winning Dessert Maker
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Brooks Headley

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A punk band drummer turned executive pastry chef features 97 unorthodox recipes using fruit, vegetables, grains, chocolate, seeds, and nuts to create unusual desserts.

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Grilled lemon pound cake topped with slow-roasted nectarines, basil gelato and olive oil drizzle. Yum. Jason Fulford and Tamara Shopsin/Courtesy of W.W. Norton & Co. Inc. hide caption

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