First space-baked cookies took 2 hours in experimental oven

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The results are finally in for the first chocolate chip cookie bake-off in space. While looking more or less normal, the best cookies required two hours o...

Bakery of Taiwan's controversial 'bread master' packed to the rafters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Despite, or perhaps because of the controversy swirling around Taiwan's 'bread master' Wu Pao-chun (吳寶春), a photo has surfaced showing his Kaohsiung bakery packed w...

China's political oppression set cross-strait relations back: Taiwan President

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In response to the statement of a renowned Taiwanese baker identifying himself as a Chinese, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Tuesday that Beijing’s use of politica...

Taiwanese 'bread guru' claims to be Chinese after being labeled a Taiwan independence supporter

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese "bread guru" Wu Pao-chun (吳寶春), whose first bakery in China recently opened, said he was born in “Taiwan, China” and that he is "proud...

Baker promises 'ethereal' taste for royal wedding cake

LONDON (AP) — The wedding cake for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry will have an "ethereal" taste and an unusual display. Master baker Claire Ptak said Friday that the three-part layer...

Sweet and sour interpretations of Jules Verne inspires Taiwanese artisan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In the second round of the “Masters de la Boulangerie” bread competition in Paris, six master chefs competed in the Gourmet Baking category of the challenge, i...

Taiwanese bakers compete at “Masters de la Boulangerie” championship

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As of Saturday, 18 master chefs bake-it-out at the Masters Boulangerie bread baking competition in Paris, including three Taiwanese contenders, reported CNA. Only 18 ...

Taiwan wins second place in Bakery World Cup

Paris, Feb. 9 (CNA) A team from Taiwan won second place at Coupe du Monde de la Boulangerie, or the Bakery World Cup, Tuesday with an assortment of bread that is flavored with popular Taiwanese fruits...