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I am interesting in becoming a pastry chef. how do i start?

Like working in hotels or country clubs or catering making pastries, wedding cakes, and bakery items and such. how do you get started in that field? are there decent jobs? were are the best places to work? Is it totally dumb? i dont want to end up homeless and unemployed. Do you need college for that and if so like what would you take? are there any pastry chefs out there?

Asked By: mis black sheep - 12/6/2008
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Go out and get a job in a bakery. Any job, any bakery, supermarkets count!. You need to be exposed to the odd hours, extreme heat and overpowering stench to make a truly informed decision... More
Answered By: fairbetsy - 12/6/2008
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First of all, you should start doing some baking at home to get used to recipes, ingredients, textures, etc.. Next, contact bakeries in the area to see if they can use assistants. This will provide you with some insight as to the complexity of baked goods produced. Those in the business should be able to help you . I... More
Answered By: googie - 12/6/2008
 
You would go to a restaurant school or culinary academy or cooking school. Community colleges offer cooking programs, but I wouldn't recommend them. Go to a school that will make you a professional, not a low-level worker... More
Answered By: MavistheMaven - 12/6/2008
 
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