SOLD OUT -- Claire Saffitz - What's For Dessert

Thursday, November 17, 2022 - 7:00pm
Thursday, November 17, 7pm CT
In person at Clayton High School Theater
1 Mark Twain Cir, Clayton, MO 63105 (map with Theater Entrance below)
Tickets available for Admit One or Admit Two with each ticket to include one SIGNED book
**Vaccination and masks required for in-person attendance**
In person attendance is sold out. Virtual tickets are still available.
To attend virtually, please purchase a virtual ticket to include one SIGNED book.
 

Left Bank Books welcomes St. Louis native and New York Times bestselling author of Dessert Person,
Claire Saffitz
who will discuss her 
love letter to dessert
What's for Dessert: Simple Recipes for Dessert People: A Baking Book,
in person at Clayton High School Theater
and virtually at 7pm CT on Thursday, November 17th.

Saffitz will be in conversation with
Jo Firestone.
Tickets are available for the in person event or the virtual event at Left-Bank.com. Each ticket will include one SIGNED copy of
What's for Dessert: Simple Recipes for Dessert People: A Baking Book
from Left Bank Books to support authors and independent bookstores!

 

Claire Saffitz is the bestselling author of Dessert Person and host of the cookbook companion YouTube series Dessert Person. After graduating from Harvard University, she received a master's degree in culinary history from McGill in Montreal and then studied pastry in Paris at École Grégoire Ferrandi. She lives in New York City with her husband and two cats.

Jo Firestone is a comedian whose work can be seen on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonJoe Pera Talks With You, High Maintenance, Shrill, and more. She can be heard on Maximum Fun's Dr. Gameshow, a podcast she co-hosts with Manolo Moreno, and Comedy Central's Everyday Decisions, a podcast she hosts all alone. Her album, The Hits is available on Comedy Central Records, and if you like puns, check out Punderdome: A Card Game for Pun Lovers. Her special, Good Timing with Jo Firestone, featuring 16 senior citizens from her online comedy class, is out now on Peacock.

 

A love letter to dessert by the New York Times bestselling author of Dessert Person

Claire Saffitz returns with 100 recipes for all dessert people—whether you’re into impressive-yet-easy molten lava cakes, comforting rice pudding, or decadent chestnut brownies. In this all-new collection, Claire shares recipes for icebox cakes, pies, cobblers, custards, cookies and more, all crafted to be as streamlined as possible. (No stand mixer? No problem! You won’t need one.) To keep the recipes straightforward and simple, Claire makes sure each recipe is extra efficient, whether you’re making a Whipped Tres Leches Cake with Hazelnuts or Caramel Peanut Popcorn Bars. Fans will find all the warmth, encouragement, and deliciously foolproof recipes with loads of troubleshooting advice that they’ve come to count on from Claire. 

 

 

Event address: 
Clayton High School Theater
1 Mark Twain Cir
Clayton, MO 63105
Books: 
What's for Dessert: Simple Recipes for Dessert People: A Baking Book By Claire Saffitz Cover Image
$37.50
ISBN: 9781984826985
Availability: On Our Shelves (Note - We update this inventory once per day.)
Published: Clarkson Potter - November 8th, 2022

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Dessert Person: Recipes and Guidance for Baking with Confidence: A Baking Book By Claire Saffitz Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781984826961
Availability: On Our Shelves (Note - We update this inventory once per day.)
Published: Clarkson Potter - October 20th, 2020

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