Today: It's the first day of Round 2! Head here for a refresher course on our cookbook tournament, and then read on for the decision. Be sure to comment there for a chance to get a copy of the winning book!
Edward Lee kicks off Round 2 as he judges between two formidable baking books: Brooks Headley's Fancy Desserts and Alice Medrich's Flavor Flours. (See how each book advanced through their last round here and here, respectively.)
Read on for Edward's final verdict, and let us know what you think in the comments section -- one lucky commenter will have a chance to win a copy of the prevailing book.
Photo by Mark Weinberg