Bake the Book Classes

bake through the momofuku milk bar cookbook with milk bar’s top notch baking team, one delicious treat at a time. we’ll teach you everything you need to know to make your milk bar favorites from the book (and even some newer recipes) at home! all ages and all levels of expertise welcome.

we provide each class with all of the necessary kitchen tools and ingredients. bring your cookbook if you have it, or purchase one when you register! classes are $95/participant. you can register as an individual or in groups of up to 5 at a time. enroll at any time.

all classes take place in our williamsburg brooklyn classrom. our classroom is fully equipped with stand mixers, ovens, and space to spread out while mastering some of our most exciting recipes.

(p.s. you get to take home everything you make!)

Purchase or Redeem Class Gift Certificates
want to surprise the die-hard milk bar fan in your life with a bake the book class? our class gift certificates are the perfect gift! certificates can be purchased through our website for shipping to any address in the us or to pickup from one of our nyc stores. if you have a gift certificate to redeem please fill out this form.
Private Classes and Events
our private classes are a great option if you’re looking for a fun group activity for 20 people or more. whether it’s for a birthday party or a team building exercise, our team will work with you to make it a memorable experience! private events are held in our williamsburg, brooklyn classroom and lead by experienced, knowledgeable members of the milk bar team.

any of our courses currently open to the public can be tailored for your group.our most popular classes are the crack pie and b’day truffle class or the birthday cake and b’day truffle class, additional curricula is available including lessons on our chocolate malt cake, seasonal cakes like pumpkin pie cake or cranberry gingerbread cake (yum!), or even compost cookies!

private classes can be scheduled with 2 or more weeks notice, and can be held any day of the week in the afternoon or early evening. additional amenities such as food and drink or giveaway bags for your participants can be arranged.

if you would like to talk about setting up a private class for group please contact our customer service team!

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current class schedule

new class dates are released monthly.

birthday cake & truffles

wednesday, february 10 7pm-9pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

birthday cake & truffles

saturday, february 13 11am-1pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

chocolate malt cake & truffles

saturday, february 13 3pm-5pm

Join us in making our decadent Chocolate Malt Cake: chocolate cake layered with malted fudge, malted milk crumbs and charred marshmallows, topped with malted chocolate frosting. Then learn how to turn your chocolaty cake scraps into scrumptious chocolate malt cake truffles! Everyone gets to take home their very own 6″ chocolate malt cake!

heart-dusted crack pie & b’day truffles

sunday, february 14 11am-1pm

Learn each step from molding the oat cookie crust to the gooey buttery filling and take home your very heart dusted own crack pie®! Then join us for a bonus demo on b’day truffles! bring your sweetie, or bring your friends to this special Valentines Day class!

heart-dusted crack pie & b’day truffles

sunday, february 14 3pm-5pm

Learn each step from molding the oat cookie crust to the gooey buttery filling and take home your very heart dusted own crack pie®! Then join us for a bonus demo on b’day truffles! bring your sweetie, or bring your friends to this special Valentines Day class!

heart-dusted crack pie & b’day truffles

sunday, february 14 7pm-9pm

Learn each step from molding the oat cookie crust to the gooey buttery filling and take home your very heart dusted own crack pie®! Then join us for a bonus demo on b’day truffles! bring your sweetie, or bring your friends to this special Valentines Day class!

birthday cake & truffles

wednesday, february 17 7pm-9pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

birthday cake & truffles

saturday, february 20 11am-1pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

chocolate chip cake & truffles

saturday, february 20 3pm-5pm

Learn the secrets to how we make fan favorite Chocolate Chip Cake: layered with passion fruit curd and chocolate crumbs, then topped off with a rich coffee frosting! First we’ll teach you the how’s and why’s of cake assembly, then we’ll show you how to make our delicious chocolate chip cake truffles with leftover cake scraps. Everyone gets to take home their very own 6″ chocolate chip cake!

birthday cake & truffles

sunday, february 21 1pm-3pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

birthday cake & truffles

wednesday, february 24 7pm-9pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

birthday cake & truffles

saturday, february 27 11am-1pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

birthday cake & truffles

saturday, february 27 3pm-5pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

chocolate malt cake & truffles

sunday, february 28 1pm-3pm

Join us in making our decadent Chocolate Malt Cake: chocolate cake layered with malted fudge, malted milk crumbs and charred marshmallows, topped with malted chocolate frosting. Then learn how to turn your chocolaty cake scraps into scrumptious chocolate malt cake truffles! Everyone gets to take home their very own 6″ chocolate malt cake!

birthday cake & truffles

wednesday, march 2 7pm-9pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

birthday cake & truffles

saturday, march 5 11am-1pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

chocolate malt cake & truffles

saturday, march 5 3pm-5pm

Join us in making our decadent Chocolate Malt Cake: chocolate cake layered with malted fudge, malted milk crumbs and charred marshmallows, topped with malted chocolate frosting. Then learn how to turn your chocolaty cake scraps into scrumptious chocolate malt cake truffles! Everyone gets to take home their very own 6″ chocolate malt cake!

birthday cake & truffles

sunday, march 6 11am-1pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

birthday cake & truffles

sunday, march 6 3pm-5pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

crack pie® & b’day truffles

wednesday, march 9 7pm-9pm

we know crack pie® is one of your favorites, and it tastes even better when you make it yourself! we’ll break down each step, from molding the oat cookie crust to mixing the gooey buttery filling. you’ll get to take home your very own crack pie®, too! we’ll show you the secrets to our popular b’day cake truffles while the pies are baking!

birthday cake & truffles

saturday, march 12 11am-1pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

chocolate chip cake & truffles

saturday, march 12 3pm-5pm

Learn the secrets to how we make fan favorite Chocolate Chip Cake: layered with passion fruit curd and chocolate crumbs, then topped off with a rich coffee frosting! First we’ll teach you the how’s and why’s of cake assembly, then we’ll show you how to make our delicious chocolate chip cake truffles with leftover cake scraps. Everyone gets to take home their very own 6″ chocolate chip cake!

birthday cake & truffles

sunday, march 13 11am-1pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

birthday cake & truffles

sunday, march 13 3pm-5pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

crack pie® & b’day truffles

wednesday, march 16 7pm-9pm

we know crack pie® is one of your favorites, and it tastes even better when you make it yourself! we’ll break down each step, from molding the oat cookie crust to mixing the gooey buttery filling. you’ll get to take home your very own crack pie®, too! we’ll show you the secrets to our popular b’day cake truffles while the pies are baking!

birthday cake & truffles

saturday, march 19 11am-1pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

dulce de leche cake & truffles

saturday, march 19 3pm-5pm

in this class, we’ll take you through the how’s and why’s of our recipe as you build your very own 6” cake. with the layers of dulce de leche cake, to the slowly caramelized sweetened condensed milk, rich dulce de leche filling, and the subtle crunch of our oh-so-craveable milk crumb, all topped with a final layer of dulce de leche frosting!

birthday cake & truffles

wednesday, march 23 7pm-9pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

birthday cake & truffles

saturday, march 26 11am-1pm

it’s our most popular cake for a reason- rainbow sprinkles + cake makes it a party! join us in class as we show you the secrets to how we build our b’day cakes layer by layer, and how we take the cake scraps and transforming them into our b’day cake truffles! by the end of class, you’ll have made your own 6″ b’day cake and walk away with your own stash of b’day cake truffles, too!

pretzel cake & truffles

saturday, march 26 3pm-5pm

we’re all about that salty – sweet combo in our desserts- which is why we’re dedicating an entire class to one of our most beloved cakes! learn how layers of pretzel cake, brooklyn brewery chocolate stout, pretzel crumbs and burnt honey frosting team up to become our pretzel cake! while we’re at it, we’ll also show you how to make our pretzel cake truffles, too! by the end of class, you’ll have your own pretzel cake & cake truffles to take home!

crack pie® & b’day truffles

wednesday, march 30 7pm-9pm

we know crack pie® is one of your favorites, and it tastes even better when you make it yourself! we’ll break down each step, from molding the oat cookie crust to mixing the gooey buttery filling. you’ll get to take home your very own crack pie®, too! we’ll show you the secrets to our popular b’day cake truffles while the pies are baking!