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Fantasy Camp for Home Bakers

Our BAKE!-cations® are the ultimate experience for the home baker! We guide you through a comprehensive education in bread and pastry techniques in a fun, exciting, relaxed and always hands-on classroom full of good humor and expert instruction. We feature both week-long and weekend BAKE!-cations® that include breakfast and lunch everyday, and we promise that you'll need to bring along an empty suitcase to bring home all the great stuff you've made.

One of the "best, most affordable" cooking classes in the world.
Every Day with Rachael Ray, September 2010


BAKE!-cation Weekend: Pastry

Zingerman's BAKE!-cation Weekend: Pastry
Our BAKE!-cations® are the ultimate experience for the home baker! We guide you through a comprehensive education in baking techniques in a fun, exciting, relaxed and always hands-on classroom full of good humor and expert instruction. Your BAKE!-cation® includes breakfast and lunch everyday, and you'll need an empty suitcase to bring home all the great food you've made!

Join us for an action packed two-day baking getaway! Together we'll make some of our favorite pastries including Lemon Poppy Seed Coffee Cake, New York Cheesecake, Sugar Crisp Muffins, Puff Pastry, Cheese Straws, Pecan Diamonds, Dobos Torta, Cake Doughnuts, Cheddar Herb Scones, Pate a Choux, Éclairs, and Lemon Merenga Tart.

You’ll leave BAKE! With our recipes, the knowledge to recreate them at home, all the food you made in class and great coupons.


Saturday, August 4, 2018 8:00am-5:00pm
Sunday, August 5, 2018 8:00am-5:00pm
$500.00

BAKE!-cation Weekend: Bread

BAKE!-cation Weekend: Bread
Our BAKE!-cations® are the ultimate experience for the home baker! We guide you through a comprehensive education in baking techniques in a fun, exciting, relaxed and always hands-on classroom full of good humor and expert instruction. Your BAKE!-cation® includes breakfast and lunch everyday, and you'll need an empty suitcase to bring home all the great food you've made!

This will be an intensive weekend of baking and demonstrations of some of our favorite breads: Sourdough, Farm, 8 grain, Paesano, Detroit Style Pizza, Wurtzelbrot, Vortekaker, Quinoa Flax, Biscuits, Cornbread, Roadhouse Bread, Lángos, Grissini, and Bialys.

You’ll leave BAKE! With our recipes, the knowledge to recreate them at home, all the food you made in class and great coupons.


Saturday, April 21, 2018 8:00am-5:00pm
Sunday, April 22, 2018 8:00am-5:00pm
$500.00

BAKE!-cation Weekend: Savory

Zingerman's savory baking class
Our BAKE!-cations® are the ultimate experience for the home baker! We guide you through a comprehensive education in baking techniques in a fun, exciting, relaxed and always hands-on classroom full of good humor and expert instruction. Your BAKE!-cation® includes breakfast and lunch everyday, and you'll need an empty suitcase to bring home all the great food you've made!

This is the most mouth-watering, lip-smacking collection of recipes we've ever assembled! In this 2 day action packed baking extravaganza you'll learn the wide variety of baking techniques behind a savory line up of baked goods. The roster includes ham and cheese croissants, parmesan pepper bread, New York style pizza, quiche Lorraine, pasties, maple bacon doughnuts and more! Your BAKE!-cation includes breakfast and lunch each day. 

You'll leave BAKE! with our recipes, the knowledge to recreate them at home, a full tummy, boxes of amazing food you made in class, and great coupons.


Saturday, May 19, 2018 8:00am-5:00pm
Sunday, May 20, 2018 8:00am-5:00pm
$500.00 4 spots left
Name of the student who will be attending this class
(optional) Email address for class reminders

BAKE!-cation Weekend: Pie

Zingerman's BAKE!-cation Weekend: Pie
Our BAKE!-cations® are the ultimate experience for the home baker! We guide you through a comprehensive education in baking techniques in a fun, exciting, relaxed and always hands-on classroom full of good humor and expert instruction. Your BAKE!-cation® includes breakfast and lunch everyday, and you'll need an empty suitcase to bring home all the great food you've made!

The world of pie is big, round (usually) and deep (dish)! In this flaky, filling, and fun weekend we’ll bake a whole gambit of pies...chicken pot pie, fried fruit pie, Patti Pocket hand pies, cream pie, double crust Jumbleberry pie, Calzones pizza pie, Pasty beef pie, Bakehouse signature pecan pie, hot water crust pie with pancetta, white bean, and swiss chard filling, and Mississippi Mud Pie. Hold onto your rolling pins. This is going to be some weekend.

You’ll leave BAKE! With our recipes, the knowledge to recreate them at home, all the food you made in class and great coupons.


Saturday, June 16, 2018 8:00am-5:00pm
Sunday, June 17, 2018 8:00am-5:00pm
$575.00 5 spots left
Name of the student who will be attending this class
(optional) Email address for class reminders
Saturday, July 21, 2018 8:00am-5:00pm
Sunday, July 22, 2018 8:00am-5:00pm
$575.00 5 spots left
Name of the student who will be attending this class
(optional) Email address for class reminders

BAKE!-cation Weekend: Staff Picks

Zingerman's BAKE!-cation Weekend: Staff Picks
Our BAKE!-cations® are the ultimate experience for the home baker! We guide you through a comprehensive education in baking techniques in a fun, exciting, relaxed and always hands-on classroom full of good humor and expert instruction. Your BAKE!-cation® includes breakfast and lunch everyday, and you'll need an empty suitcase to bring home all the great food you've made!

Don’t miss this very special 3 day weekend full of sweet and savory recipes that are the top picks of Zingerman’s Bakehouse staff. You’ll learn a wide variety of techniques when you make Ginger Jump Up cookies, Bacon Pecan Sandies, Buenos Aires Brownies, Coconut Cream Pie, Brioche Buns, Focaccia with Caramelized Onions, Walnuts and Gorgonzola, French Baguettes, Cinnamon Rolls, Sour Cream Coffee Cake, Somodi Kálacs, and Boston Cream Pie. Phew! Bakers know how to eat!

You’ll leave BAKE! With our recipes, the knowledge to recreate them at home, all the food you made in class and great coupons.


Friday, May 25, 2018 8:00am-5:00pm
Saturday, May 26, 2018 8:00am-5:00pm
Sunday, May 27, 2018 9:00am-3:00pm
$675.00 7 spots left
Name of the student who will be attending this class
(optional) Email address for class reminders

NEED A HOTEL?
Call Weber's Inn, 7 miles from us, at (734) 769-2500 and ask for the Zingerman's rate. Also try the Sheraton, 1 mile from us, 4 bedroom rental house , a few miles away, or Avalyn Garden Bed & Breakfast, 4 miles away.