Tag Archives | Bernard Clayton Jr


The Bake-Off Lady

Sue Bickta has always loved the Pillsbury Bake-Off contest, so much that she started a site for those who share her passion to become a contestant.

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Still the World’s Best Bread Baker

Bakers of the world know that bread and Bernard Clayton, Jr. go hand-in-hand. Bernard’s first cookbook, “The Complete Book of Breads” is a classic.  This one was his second book and no less amazing.  Home bakers wrote to Bernard after the first publication asking for more French-style breads, and this book was born.  Bernard and his […]

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Tribute to a Great Man

Every home bread baker, cook, and the entire culinary world is mourning the passing of cookbook author Bernard Clayton, Jr. on March 28th.  Bernard won numerous awards for his cookbooks, but he also won the hearts of many people by being a good man.  I am so blessed to have known Bernard and his wife Marge.  […]

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The Complete Book of Pastry: Bernard Clayton, Jr.

If you are a regular reader of my blogs, you know my adoration and respect for Bernard Clayton, Jr.  Not only for the recipes, but for the man.  He has a generous spirit along with a passion for food.  If you know him as a cookbook author, you know his “Complete Book of Breads” which Craig […]

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