From the waste-not ethos behind Angel Food Cake, to the science fads that sparked chocolate cake, American Cake tells a story of immigration and ingenuity.
Many bakers treat their sourdough starters like a family heirloom. Now researchers want to analyze your starters to unlock their flavor secrets.
Keith Romaine wants to turn his neighbors into bread bakers. He has plans to build a community wood-fired oven in his backyard.
Thirty states have laws allowing for the sale of home-produced foods -- California is not one of them.
Supermarkets (or the lack thereof) define food deserts, but they're a relatively new development in American food shopping. How did we get here?