Latest Baking News

For the Nashville 'Bread Lady', bread and baking are life

Oct. 16, 2021 00:07 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tn. (AP) — When Sarah Gonzalez bakes, it’s often in memory of the family members who came before her. The Nashville-based baker’s debut cookbook, Baking with the Bread Lady, showcases some family-inspired recipes among more modern breads and desserts. Her...

Injury to bakery: The story behind a Mississippi cookie shop

Aug. 15, 2021 00:14 AM EDT

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — R & R Cookies owner Jessica Franks turned an injury into a bakery. In December 2012, Franks and her son Noah, who was 12 at the time, were attacked by a neighbor’s dog. When they pulled into their driveway after school,...

Christian baker appeals ruling on gender transition cake

Aug. 03, 2021 14:09 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A Christian baker found to have violated Colorado's anti-discrimination law by refusing to make a birthday cake for a transgender woman has appealed the ruling to the state appeal appeals court. In a notice filed Monday, lawyers for Jack Phillips asked the...

Designer who won't make same-sex wedding websites loses case

Jul. 28, 2021 14:40 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A U.S. appeals court has ruled against a web designer who didn’t want to create wedding websites for same-sex couples and sued to challenge Colorado’s anti-discrimination law, another twist in a series of court rulings nationwide about whether businesses denying services...