Bienvenue dans notre Boulangerie en ligne. Welcome in our online bakery.
Découvrez l'univers de la boulangerie Poilâne, poussez la porte de notre boutique vituelle et régalez vous de nos pains, biscuits et viennoiseries.
The Poilâne Bread Library
Starting in the 1960s, Lionel Poilâne collected texts and illustrations about bread. Today, the library has over 2,500 pieces in several languages : rare editions, bakery records, modern recipe book... The documents trace the relationship between man and bread across time and civilisations. They include judicial decrees and rulings, treatises and encyclopaedias as well as scientific, satirical and literary works. These archives bring the subject to life. The collection is open upon request to researchers and students alike in exchange of copies of their work.
Books Written by Poilâne
Lionel Poilâne also wrote several books on bread, his research and experiments:
He also conveyed his interest in other artisan crafts which still use traditional techniques today: