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Elegant Tea Cakes For Pastry Boutique

Julien
Boutonnet

Pastry tutor at Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne in Switzerland

Learn how to make 7 exquisite tea cakes

Learn from Julien Boutonnet how to make 7 exquisite tea cakes that are easy to store, to pack and transport: Breton Style Apple Pie, Carrot Cake, Chocolate Сake, Citrus Cake, Genoa Cake With Banana, Hazelnut and Salted Caramel Tart and Millefeuille Tart.

After this course you will:

  • Learn to prepare tea cakes worthy of best pastry showcases with investing minimal time, effort and money
  • Learn how to make easy to pack, transport and store tea cakes that don’t need a lot of molds
  • Learn how to assemble and decorate modern pastries created for gourmet restaurants and esteemed pastry boutiques.

Who is this course for?

  • Pastry students looking to make modern pastries. You want foolproof recipes, techniques, guidance and support from a professional instructor. You want to prove your skills with a certificate.
  • Coffee shop, pastry boutique or home bakery owners. You are looking for fancy pastries that will enrich your menu with new flavors, increase sales and attract new customers.
  • Professionals interested in JULIEN BOUTONNET’s pastry concept. You want to find out how Chef Julien Boutonnet creates his pastries, taste his original desserts and learn new recipes from his “Elegant Tea Cakes for the Pastry Boutique” collection.
KICACourse details
12 months
Access to the video classes and recipes
7 Classes
Step-by-step video guides
Workbook
The recipes in printable PDF format
Course chat
3 months of support from Pastry instructors from the day of purchase
Course Language
Audio: English, Subtitles: English
Certificate
Signed by the course author
Program
breton style apple pie cut
Breton Style Apple Pie
carrot cake decorated with meringue and neutral gel cut
Carrot Cake
chocolate cake decorated with glazed almonds and snow sugar cut
Chocolate Cake by Julien Boutonnet
citrus cake close cut view
Citrus Cake
genoa banana cake decorated with the toasted desiccated coconut, lime caramel and yellow-green cocoa butter cream close view
Genoa Banana Cake
hazelnut and salted caramel tart decorated with chocolate and snow sugar cut
Hazelnut and Salted Caramel Tart
millefeuille tart decorated with dark chocolate ganache and crunchy hazelnuts top view
Millefeuille Tart
Lesson Plan
01:
Crumble
5 min
02:
Oven-baked apples
4 min
03:
Pastry cream
4 min
04:
Vanilla frangipane cream
5 min
05:
Brittany shortbread
4 min
06:
Assembling
7 min
07:
Unmolding and decorating the pie
4 min
Lesson Plan
01:
Gelatin mass
1 min
02:
Сarrot batter
7 min
03:
Сalamansi meringue
5 min
04:
Сoating the carrot cakes
2 min
Lesson Plan
01:
Soaking syrup
2 min
02:
Caramelized almonds
3 min
03:
Chocolate glaze
2 min
04:
Cake batter
6 min
05:
Chocolate ganache
5 min
06:
Glazing and decorating the chocolate cakes
6 min
Lesson Plan
01:
Syrup for soaking
2 min
02:
Citrus sponge
9 min
03:
Orange marmalade
13 min
04:
Chocolate décor
3 min
05:
Spraying and decorating the travel cake
3 min
Lesson Plan
01:
Syrup for soaking
2 min
02:
Pain de gênes sponge
9 min
03:
Lime caramel
7 min
04:
Banana cream
7 min
05:
Assembling the banana bread
4 min
06:
Decorating the banana bread
5 min
Lesson Plan
01:
Hazelnut shortbread
5 min
02:
Vanilla caramel
7 min
03:
Hazelnut sponge
5 min
04:
Hazelnut gianduja
6 min
05:
Unmolding and piping the caramel
5 min
06:
Décor
4 min
Lesson Plan
01:
Sweet shortcrust pastry
5 min
02:
Preparing hazelnuts for the praline
5 min
03:
Hazelnut praline
3 min
04:
Hazelnut and chocolate sponge
6 min
05:
Crunchy hazelnut layer
2 min
06:
Dark chocolate ganache
5 min
07:
Assembly
6 min
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Frequently asked question
Questions on courses

In what language is the course available?

All courses are currently available only in English.


Do the videos have subtitles?

Yes, we provide subtitles in English for better comprehension and accessibility.


Can I access course materials on multiple devices?

Yes, all course materials are accessible across many devices: computers, tablets, laptops, and phones.


Do I need any specialized tools/ingredients to take a course?

You can check the PDF file of tools and ingredients for this course. If you don’t have some of the ingredients or tools, write in the course chat for recommendations on possible replacements.

Learning process and certification questions

What if I have any questions during the learning process?

All course participants have access to the learning platform where they can post their work, ask the instructor any questions, and exchange their thoughts and experiences with other students.


What level of pastry background is required?

The applicants with any level of pastry background are accepted.


Where can I buy specialized tools and ingredients?

Find all the necessary pastry ingredients in our list of TOP pastry online stores.


What kind of certificate do I get?

You will receive a certificate of successful completion of the course in English from KICA Academy.


How can I obtain the course certificate?

You receive a certificate of successful completion of the course in case of submission of all the tasks in time of the course.


Can my course certificate be used for job applications?

As a rule, your experience, skills and a Certificate that confirms it - is enough for an employer.

The ordering process questions

What payment methods do you offer?

We offer the most popular payment methods such as Visa, Mastercard, Apple Pay, and Google Pay.


How can I get a refund if the course materials do not meet my expectations?

You can find our refund policy in the 'Return Policy' document at the bottom of our website.


Do you have any discounts for regular students?

Our company offers holiday discounts. Subscribe to our company's news at the bottom area of the website to stay updated.


Can I pay for the course in installments?

We do not provide this type of service for this course.


Do you have gift certificates for courses?

Yes. For more information about course gifting options, please contact us at info@kica-online.com

Other questions

How can I add the course to my wishlist?

You can add a class to your wish list by clicking the heart icon next to the course name.


Where can I leave my review about the course?

You can leave the reviews and your pastry photos on the course page from your account after buying the course.


What is the difference between professional recipes and free amateur ones from the Internet? 

Our recipes are made by professional pastry chefs, tested multiple times, aiming for consistent and high-quality results. Recipes from the Internet may vary more as they are often shared based on personal experiences and preferences. The outcomes can vary in different situations. 


Can I access course materials and videos after completing the course?

You will have access to the course materials during the year after the purchase.


When can I purchase the extent of the course? 

You will have an opportunity to purchase the extent of the course during 6 months after the end of the course.