25 Delicious Baked Goods From Around the Globe
Sampling the bakery traditions of other cultures is a pleasure that can be enjoyed without the expense of travel. Recreating traditional recipes at home from inexpensive ingredients is often easy, and those who are less excited about getting in the kitchen can still usually sample goods from specialty bakeries at low prices. Here are 25 recipes from around the globe, savory and sweet, to celebrate April -- a month that kicks off with National Bake Week -- as deliciously as possible.
Soft pretzels are available on almost every street corner in German cities, but can be a rarity in the United States. (At least good ones are.) Make them at home -- like the monks of the Early Middle Ages -- for soft and chewy authenticity. Recipe: Food & Wine