JWU News

Wheat Stalk 2018 Brings Bakers, Educators + Entrepreneurs to JWU

2/1/3/18 | For 3 days this February and March, the center of the bread universe will rise over Johnson & Wales University’s College of Culinary Arts (JWU) in Providence, RI: 150 artisan educators, bakers, chefs, and food professionals will convene for WheatStalk 2018, which runs from Tue., Feb. 27-Thu., March 1.

Topics: Providence Baking & Pastry Arts

Event: Baking Trends Forum with Anson Mills’ Glenn Roberts & More

10/26/15 | On Thursday, November 12, Johnson & Wales University’s Charlotte Campus will host baking superstars for a panel discussion on the next big trends in baking and milling.

Glenn Roberts, founder of Anson Mills; Jennifer Lapidus, founder of Carolina Ground; and Lionel Vatinet, master baker and owner of La Farm Bakery, will weigh in on how the rediscovery of ancient grains is having a major impact on the industry.

Topics: Culinary Arts Baking & Pastry Arts Charlotte

Peter Reinhart Named to 2015 Dessert Pro Hall of Fame

03/10/15 | Culinary Arts

Chef Peter Reinhart, bread expert and instructor at JWU Charlotte, named to Dessert Professional’s Hall of Fame.

Dessert Professional’s list, which also includes their choices for the Top Ten Bread Bakers in America, “celebrates the world of artisan bread” by naming distinguished bakers who have mastered the art and technique of creating the perfect loaf” but are equally focused on ”teaching others and improving the quality of bread in America.”

Topics: Culinary Arts Baking & Pastry Arts Charlotte

JWU Bread Expert Joins Modernist Cuisine Team

08/06/14 | Culinary Arts

JWU Charlotte chef on assignment Peter Reinhart has joined Nathan Myhrvold’s Modernist Cuisine team to help them create the definitive book on the art and science of bread.

Topics: Modernist Cuisine Culinary Arts Baking & Pastry Arts Charlotte