What Are You Baking?

The changing seasons and holidays always brings out the best in Chowhound's bakers. You'll be inspired all year long by the discussions here of baked goods, both sweet and savory.


What are you baking these days? February 2020 - Tenth Anniversary Edition!

by buttertart 10 days ago

Hello everyone! Jumping the gun a little on February, because it marks the 10th anniversary of What Are You Baking! Hard to believe it's been that long. I'm happy to have started it and ha...

What are you baking these days? January, 2019 edition!

by TorontoJo 1 year ago

Happy New Year to all the bakers here! Who's tired of holiday baking? Who's still going strong? Here's to a delicious 2019! Whatcha got in the oven?

Tartine Frangipane Tart question regarding almonds

by mrshalf 1 year ago

Would I be okay to use whole almonds and chop in the food processor instead of sliced almonds as called for in the frangipane cream instructions? I'm thinking not because of all of the extra skin ...

What Are You Baking These Days? January 2018 Edition!

by TorontoJo 2 years ago

Happy New Year, baking 'hounds! As most of the Eastern half of North America is in a deep freeze, turning on one's oven for a few hours is particularly appealing. What delights are you all making d...

What are you baking these days? December, 2018 edition!

by buttertart 1 year ago

It's December in some of my favorite places already. This is probably the bakingest month of the year, what with holiday and gift baking. What are you up to in the kitchen these days? I made th...

What are you baking these days? September, 2018 edition! [old]

by buttertart 1 year ago

September, month of back to school and one hopes a solid period of cool(er) weather. Please make it so... Spied first new apples at the farmer's market last weekend, beautiful peaches abound, plu...

What are you baking these days? November 2018 edition!

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 1 year ago

November is the perfect time to rev up the oven, at least in the Northern hemisphere, as weather turns colder, days grow shorter, and many of us shift into wintertime nesting mode. Not to mention g...