August 20, 21, 22, 2016
200 Peachtree
Atlanta, GA 30303

Seminars

Sponsored Seminars 2016

SUNDAY  SEMINARS

11:30 – 1:00

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Led by Chef Lauren V. Haas

Sponsored By John E Koerner & Co., Inc.

John E Koerner & Co., Inc is proud to sponsor Sosa and 100% Chef ambassador Lauren V. Haas as she explores the application of innovative equipment, techniques, and ingredients to classical pastries.

Lauren is a department chair for the International Baking & Pastry Institute at Johnson & Wales University in Providence, RI, and is a member of the Cacao Barry Ambassador Club. Her passion is educating students and pastry professionals in the art and science of pastry. More information can be found at www.laurenvhaas.com

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1:30 – 3:00

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Led by Chef Anhil Rohira

 

Sponsored by Felchlin Switzerland 

Anil Rohira is Felchlin’s Corporate Pastry Chef, in charge of demonstrations and seminars in Asia and the US. He is a former graduate of the CIA and was awarded Pastry Chef of the Year by the National Pastry Forum and Competition in Phoenix, USA.

His session will cover a brief introduction to Felchlin, explaining why the company is an exclusive Swiss bean to bar chocolate manufacturer. He will hold a chocolate tasting that will take you through some selected flavor specialties, as well as a few recipe applications and techniques.

 

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3:30 – 5:00

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Led by Chef Amanda Haba

Flower Power!
Edible flowers are in full bloom on dessert menus! AUI’s Corporate Pastry Chef, Amanda Haba, will present recipes for confections and plated desserts featuring beautiful blossoms and innovative techniques.

 

 

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Monday Seminars

 

10:00 – 11:30am

Led by Chef Jérôme Landrieu

and  Manuel Bouillet

headshot%20%281%29-2Snack Attack!

 

Make simple snacking confections that will tantalize any palate in one or two bites!

You’ll learn  how to make a variety of multi-layered bars and tablets.

 

 

 

 

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12:30 – 2:00pm

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Chef Kanjiro Mochizuki

“Gateaux de voyage” or Dessert Cup Verrine  more info to follow

 

 

 

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2015 Seminars

A Bee’s Eye View

Lauren Haas Led by Chef Lauren Haas
Sponsored By John E Koerner & Co., Inc.

John E Koerner & Co., Inc is proud to sponsor Sosa and 100% Chef ambassador Lauren V. Haas as she presents an exploration of the use of bee products in pastry, including beeswax, bee pollen, and of course honey. Emphasis will be on the use of technical ingredients to promote and showcase local, farm fresh products.

Lauren is a department chair for the International Baking & Pastry Institute at Johnson & Wales University in Providence, RI, and is a member of the Cacao Barry Ambassador Club. Her passion is educating students and pastry professionals in the art and science of pastry.

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New Trends in Wedding Cakes

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Sponsored by Nielsen-Massey Vanillas

Chef Nicholas will showcase the full line of Nielsen-Massey vanillas and flavors as he explains how to integrate flavors into each component of a beautiful cake, from the cake and filling to fondant and gum paste decorations.

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Playful Pastry

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Sponsored by Cacao Barry

Join Cacao Barry ambassador, Chef Rocco Lugrine, as he takes a whimsical approach in demonstrating both a petite gateau and a verrine. He will utilize the inspiring flavors found within the transition from the summer to fall.

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Chocolate Devotion

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Led by Chef Amanda Haba
Sponsored by Albert Uster Imports

In ancient South American cultures, cacao was incorporated into rituals of devotion to deities and nobles alike. AUI’s Corporate Pastry Chef, Amanda Haba, will pay homage to the venerable history of South American chocolate with a demo featuring a new line of premium couverture. Demonstrated recipes will include elegant mignardises and a luxurious entremet. Chocolate Orange Vanilla Entremet Creamsicle Pralines


Exploring the Costa Rican Chocolate Experience

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Led By Chef Stephan Iten
Sponsored by Swiss Chalet Fine Foods

A journey through the growing, harvesting and luscious desserts made with Felchlin’s Grand Cru Costa Rican bean chocolate. Swiss Chalet Fine Foods and Felchlin will be showcasing the Felchlin Grand Cru line, praline Rustic Noble Piemontese, and Osa’s. Demonstration of a Felchlin entremets recipe with Stephan Iten of Felchlin and Rob Sobkowski of Swiss Chalet Fine Foods

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Pulled & Blown Sugar with Ewald Notter

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Led By Chef Ewald Notter
Sponsored by Amoretti & Pastry U

Sugar master Ewald Notter demonstrates techniques for pulling and blowing sugar. Join us as he instructs on blown sugar swans, flowers and more. This is a can’t miss opportunity to learn the basics from a legend.

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2014 Seminar Photos

 
Photo credit: Beatricess, Chicago School of Mold Making

Photos from the 2013 Seminars

2012 Pastry Live Seminars

Pastry Live seminars are designed to help pastry chefs learn the skills they need to get to the next level. Educational seminars with three of the world’s top pastry chefs took place over the course of two days. These Pastry chefs shared the expertise and knowledge that has ranked them among the best in the world.

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2011 Pastry Live Seminars

Pastry Live seminars are designed to help pastry chefs learn the skills they need to get to the next level. Educational seminars with three of the world’s top pastry chefs took place over the course of two days. These Pastry chefs shared the expertise and knowledge that has ranked them among the best in the world.

Photos from the 2011 Seminars (more…)