Founder of artisan bakery, BAO (Bakery Artisan Original), Christophe was previously at Spoon by Alain Ducasse at Intercontinental Hong Kong before he came to Singapore as executive pastry chef at the beloved now-shuttered Canelé patisserie, under Les Amis group. Christophe has worked at numerous Michelin-starred restaurants in France, United States and Asia.
BAO incorporates highly-prized European techniques and supplies more than 8,000 exceptional artisan breads daily to established hotels and restaurants (2-michelin-starred, Odette). Come join us to learn the most incredible pastry from remarkably talented yet humble Chef Christophe!
Book by 12 May to enjoy 10% early bird discount!
Quintessential Chocolate Soufflé
Nothing is more impressive than a towering soufflé, steaming hot with a melting texture and soft, creamy centre. However, perhaps, no dessert is more daunting. With a lifespan as brief as a breath, this pastry can quickly fall flat doing the opposite than delicately rising from the ramekin. The key to perfecting soufflé is doing it right. Master pastry chef, Christophe Grilo, will share with you all the techniques to create his quintessential soufflé – towering, straight-sided and golden brown on top. Delicate and airy, his classic soufflé is served with creamy homemade vanilla ice cream with a gentle drizzle of melting hot chocolate. You don’t want to miss this class!
Spring Vegetable Tart with Ricotta and Lemon Confit (Savoury Dough)
A stunning delicious tart that is perfect for any special occasion. Learn from Chef Christophe all the tips and tricks to create the best savoury pie crust ever! Simply amazing pie with crispy crumble base, stuffed with layers of juicy sweet eggplants, luscious ricotta cheese filling, wonderful lemon confit, topped with cooked and raw vegetable. The result is perfection!
Rum Banana Soufflé with Salted Caramel Sauce
This airy, light, yet intensely flavoured soufflé is the perfect marriage of sweet gooey bananas with decadent salted rum caramel sauce and crushed hazelnut. It is a delicious, alluring dessert with charisma and finesse.
Superb Strawberry Cream Cheese Tart (Sweet Crumble Dough)
Christophe brings strawberry tart to another level! Fresh strawberrieswith creamy sweet centre, perfect crust, and homemade strawberry jam make this dessert a winner with everyone! This sumptuous dessert is perfect for when you are craving something sweet and delicious.
Suitable for Intermediate/Advanced Levels
Maximum of 20 participants
CHEF CHRISTOPHE GRILO
Chef will demonstrate all recipes.
Each participant will sample all the items demonstrated and bring home a recipe pack.