Chapters

  1. Baker's Notes
  2. All-important Armoury 
  3. Simple Essentials 
  4. Seeking Sweet Solace 
  5. Calming a Bag of Nerves 
  6. The Mood for Food and Love 
  7. Edible Nirvana 
  8. Memoirs of a Baker 
  9. Simple Speedy Solutions 
  10. Deepest Dark Desires 
  11. The Artist Within 
  12. Happy Hour 

John Whaite Bakes. He always has. Whether he is happy or sad, in love or heartbroken, on his own or with friends, he believes that whipping up his favourite dishes provides nourishment for both the body and the soul.

Now, fresh from winning the 2012 Great British Bake Off, he wants to share his mouthwatering creations with us so we can find the perfect recipe to fit our mood too.

There are comforting dishes here like Self-Saucing Chocolate Mud Pud and Pork, Apple and Thyme Sausage Rolls that will warm up the coldest of winter evenings, inspiring flavour combinations such as Fig and Rose Savarin and Salted Caramel Rum Babas, romantic dishes to share such as Pizza Puttanesca and Passionfruit Tart and some new showstoppers too, including the brand new Hellfire and Brimstone Cake.

So, whether you need a pick-me-up for dinner or a lazy Sunday breakfast treat, John Whaite Bakes is full of indulgent, delicious recipes to suit your every day and every mood.