Baking And Pastry
Baking absolutely delicious pies, pastries, croissants and other masterpieces are easy when you have the right ingredients. At Gourmet Food Store we have the most sought after baking ingredients and utensils, for the home baker to the professional pastry chef. From premium baking chocolate and pure fruit purees to croissants and chocolate cups, we have everything baking and pastry-related! Basic staples of the dessert kitchen are available in single packages and bulk, so whether you’re baking for your pleasure or a busy restaurant, you can get exactly the amounts you need. Browse through our comprehensive selection of all things baking below and start stocking your kitchen with the best.
- Fine Baking Chocolate
- Tart Shells
- Pastries & Croissants
- French Purees
- BAKE: The Perfect Pie Crust
Fine Baking Chocolate
The world’s best cacao. Stock your pantry with the chocolate used by pastry chefs.
Our most versatile ingredient. Delicious, easy to use, AND they pull double duty for sweet or savory recipes.
Pastries & Croissants
100% French butter and expertise. Enjoy perfectly-shaped, delicious authentic French croissants at home!
Perfect desserts & cocktails, inspired. Premium French purees made with ripe-picked fruit and cane sugar.
BAKE: The Perfect Pie Crust
The ultimate how-to guide. Learn how to make flaky, buttery tart and pie crusts, every time.
Croissants and Pastries
Mouthwatering artisan breads and pastries, croissants and baguettes, from the best bakeries.
Discover our selection of versatile, delicious tart shells! Savory, sweet, and neutral, in a variety of sizes for all your pastry needs
Chocolate Cups and Shells
The shine and snap of perfectly-tempered chocolate in a variety of gorgeous chocolate cups and shells.
An essential part of every entertainers' party arsenal, our frozen appetizers are delicious, easy to make, and ideal for any special event. The
Fresh, crusty baguettes and breads that taste like they came from the best bakeries, right in your kitchen.
Discover the convenience and freshness of IQF fruits, hand-picked at their peak, quickly frozen, and available all year round. Perfect for smoothies, desserts, and cocktails.
Introducing our tantalizing range of zest products, made from the finest citrus fruits. Bursting with flavor and aroma, they add a zing to any dish - from cocktails to desserts.
Discover Boiron and La Fruitiere purees made of fruit picked at the peak of ripeness to seize their optimal flavor.
A French brand that specializes in premium frozen fruits and fruit purees, La Fruitiere's products are made from high-quality ingredients and are perfect for creating delicious and healthy desserts
Crafted with only the finest fruits sourced from around the world, these purées are perfect for adding a delicious and natural touch to your favorite drinks, desserts, and savory dishes.
Our delicious purees from Les Vergers Boiron in France are made with ripe natural fruit blended with pure cane sugar, and just bursting with rich, sweet flavor
Sourced from the finest cacao beans and crafted to perfection, our premium baking chocolate is a must-have for creating decadent desserts and pastries that will impress any chocolate lover.
Our premium milk chocolate collection is crafted from the finest cocoa beans and milk. Perfect for baking or as a sweet treat, our milk chocolate is the epitome of luxury.
Experience the decadence of our premium white chocolate, made with the highest quality cocoa butter and milk. Smooth, creamy, and versatile, it adds a touch of elegance to any recipe or dessert.
Elevate your baking with our premium cocoa butter products. Perfect for creating silky smooth textures and enhancing the rich chocolate flavor in your baked goods.
With high cocoa butter content and delicate flavors, our selection of couverture chocolate offers excellent workability, a glossy finish, and a smooth texture to elevate your desserts to a new level of sophistication.
Baking Chocolate by Brand
A range of high-quality baking chocolate suited for both the professional pastry chef and the home baker.
Professional baking mixes designed for professional and home chefs will make you baking a breeze!
Whether for drinking or baking, you can't go wrong with our superb selection of cocoa powder.
Food Colorings & Flavorings
Discover our line of professional food coloring and flavorings to add bright impact to your baking masterpieces.
Gelatin and Leaf Gelatine
Gelatin leafs in silver, gold and bronze grade jellify with water and are easier to use than powder.
Our selection of glazes give spectacular results for your most elegant desserts, pastries and confectionary.
Our selection of ingredients for molecular gastronomy is designed to take your technical cooking to the next level.
The best and most exotic sugars in the world. The world of gourmet sugars is much more extensive that one could have ever imagined!
Vanilla Beans and Extract
Intense vanilla bean extracts, and superb, select whole beans from Tahiti, Madagascar and Indonesia for your pantry.
About Our Baking and Pastry Ingredients
At Gourmet Food Store we have all the best ingredients for your best baking ever! If you’re a professional pastry chef or just a home baker that loves to bake with professional grade ingredients, we’ve got a selection that will take your pantry a step above. You’ll be baking the freshest, most delicious chocolate cakes, tarts, mousses and pastries you’ve ever whipped up with our exquisite professional baking chocolate from Valrhona and Callebaut, in special calet and pistole presentations for easy measuring and melting. Our cacao powder will make for the best brownies and chocolate treats yet!
We offer premium vanilla products from Indonesia and Madagascar, like pungent Bourbon vanilla beans, extracts, and pastes. They will add a quality to your baked goods that will delight you. Available in a variety of packaging and quantities, for small home cooks to restaurants and hospitality use, where you get the best value for your money.
We have carefully curated a wide assortment of all things baking and pastry related to help keep your kitchen and pantry fully stocked. Among our long line-up of options, you’ll find premium baking chocolate. Brands that are setting the standards in the world of chocolate like Valrhona, Cocoa Barry, and Callebaut are all well represented among our sweet selection. Everything from pistoles, calets, and chips, to chunks, bars, blocks, and chocolate cigarettes, if it’s chocolate, we have it.
We also have other staples, including a wide range of sugars from invert sugar to large-grained pearl sugar; we carry every kind from every source. Classic sugar cane and sugar beet sugars along with alternative sweeteners like coconut palm, turbinado and complex dark Muscovado sugar. Find a place on our virtual shelves for modern gastronomic wonders like un-meltable snow sugar. No matter if you’re simply stocking your kitchen with the basics or you’re looking for that hard-to-find product, you’re sure to find it from among our assortment of baking items.
Everything you need
Make the best pain au chocolate right at home with pastry butter sheets and professional baking sticks. And if you want patisserie-worthy croissants and pastries without all that kneading and prep, we’ve got a selection of pre-baked croissants with 100% real French butter, ready in just a few minutes in the oven. Our pre-made pastry line includes: French croissants, bear claws, Danish, and so much more. We also carry a range of traditional European bread. Par-baked and ready to be finished in your oven, you’ll find everything from Ciabatta and country Boules to Baguettes and dinner rolls. Finished tart and pie shells, in both savory and sweet manifestations, can also be found. Whether you run a busy commercial enterprise or simply enjoy the relaxing elements of baking, we have everything you need to create all your culinary dreams right here in our Baking and Pastry section on Gourmet Food Store!
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