Vermont Baker Gérard Rubaud Has Died at 77
Hannah Palmer Egan
October 10, 2018 at 7:49PM
by the number of loaves he sold," said Julie. "Of all his accomplishments, the thing he was most proud of was his stack of invoices for bread sales after his stroke." With help only from the occasional short-term apprentice, Rubaud ran his bread practice alone, sleeping in brief winks between tasks — building a leaven; mixing, re-mixing, shaping and re-shaping the dough; and allowing the dough to rest between each step.