Pastry Chef Attempts to Make Gourmet Twix | Gourmet Makes | Bon Appétit

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  • Published: 13 June 2019
  • Twix. They’ve been at the heart of a debate that goes back more than five decades. Lines have been drawn so intractable that friendships, relationships, even nations have been ruined. Who could forget the Great Twix Battle between the UK and Finland in 1984? No, we’re not speaking of the Left vs. Right debate. We’re talking about the Conflict of Classification that rages to this day. The age old debate: is Twix candy or cookie? Out of respect for those who came before, we will not take a position. Instead, join Claire Saffitz in the Bon Appétit Test Kitchen as she attempts to make a gourmet version of Twix that can hopefully bring peace to this conflict.
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Comments • 10 837

  • Sam Wilby
    Sam Wilby  2 hours back

    Reminds me of a rocky bar

    • Niamh Kavanagh
      Niamh Kavanagh  2 hours back

      Does anyone know why she used a second tray when cooking the biscuits in the beginning?

      • cristian anderson
        cristian anderson  2 hours back

        When the gourmet looks better than the original, that's where it's at

        • L&A Little Flowers
          L&A Little Flowers  3 hours back

          Have you done a Cadbury cream egg?

          • CrosseyedTenFour
            CrosseyedTenFour  6 hours back

            Is it weird that I want to lick Claire’s shitter like an apple fritter? Probably so. Oh well.

            • Rochelle Thompson
              Rochelle Thompson  12 hours back

              White Twix are gross. You can’t change my mind

              • Zaki Choudhary
                Zaki Choudhary  14 hours back

                Why would you trim off "excess" chocolate?? There is no such thing as excess chocolate. Such a designation is heresy.

                • Sam
                  Sam  14 hours back

                  yeah, i have the same issue with describing the movement of circular things as right and left. So there is that.

                  • Xmetal
                    Xmetal  16 hours back

                    twix has always been one of my favs ... along with reeces and maybe kitkats ... oh (lol) and white chocolate Hersey with little white chips

                    • alora madron
                      alora madron  16 hours back

                      I love gabby she's so sweet& considerate

                      • demya williams
                        demya williams  17 hours back

                        Love the subtle yet creative editing in this video 💜💜 and Claire and Brad’s friendship 💜💜💜

                        • pegah afrasiabi
                          pegah afrasiabi  24 hours back

                          I don't know if I'm putting it correctly but Brad sounds like someone who couldn't be named anything but Brad.

                          • Alexis Stuckwisch
                            Alexis Stuckwisch  1 days back

                            Claire explaining what tempering chocolate is is the equivalent of Brad explaining what allicin in garlic is

                            • Elani Patzan
                              Elani Patzan  1 days back

                              Nonono
                              Wrong wrong
                              Left and right distribute different it would only be right to do both sides
                              There can never be one

                              • asolomone
                                asolomone  1 days back

                                16:25 CLAIRE YOU ARE NOT ALONE

                                • Allison Stanley
                                  Allison Stanley  1 days back

                                  Claire: day 3 gonna just wrap up all done
                                  *still 20 minutes left in the video*

                                  • TearsofRainbow01
                                    TearsofRainbow01  1 days back

                                    I love Twix because it is one of those candies you could eat in like two pieces I always bite of the cookie with chocolate off of the bottom and then I eat the caramel with chocolate and left over cookie 😻😹😻

                                    • ItsAxis
                                      ItsAxis  1 days back

                                      You should read off the ingredients again for the finial gourmet product

                                      • Bogdan Stoian
                                        Bogdan Stoian  1 days back

                                        One thing I forgot to comment when the video appeared : maybe that layer of chocolate between the biscuit and the caramel make it is for the two two separate?

                                        • lins
                                          lins  1 days back

                                          I hate working with chocolate. Specially tempering it. I get u girl ( ಥ ʖ̯ ಥ)

                                          • Conor Gaughan
                                            Conor Gaughan  1 days back

                                            This women is my new crush

                                            • Sara Samaletdin
                                              Sara Samaletdin  2 days back

                                              I was facepalming myself when I heard she was not going to have the layer of chocolate between the cookie and toffee. How can it be Twix without it!

                                              • Sara Samaletdin
                                                Sara Samaletdin  2 days back

                                                After you have run out of US candy bars could you do candy bars from other countries.

                                                • I don’t knowww
                                                  I don’t knowww  2 days back

                                                  Me: *watching video* wow it’s going pretty good!
                                                  Also me: *checks how long the video is* “oh gosh.. poor Claire

                                                  • Morgan Pitcher
                                                    Morgan Pitcher  2 days back

                                                    I literally have always had the exact same problem with the righty tighty thing like I just don't get it...cant grasp it...do not understand...thank you Claire for being the representative for left-handed people like us who just DON'T GET IT left-handed idiots unite pls

                                                    • Diced
                                                      Diced  2 days back

                                                      You must buy them in bulk for the “show” bet you have a nice stash now

                                                      • Spikes Gaming
                                                        Spikes Gaming  2 days back

                                                        if you want an after breakfast dessert just have pancakes for breakfast.

                                                        • i'm so sorry
                                                          i'm so sorry  2 days back

                                                          claire's catchphrase anytime its day 3 is "i don't want to talk abt it"

                                                          • avbeachy
                                                            avbeachy  2 days back

                                                            How the hell you not going to shout out peanut butter twix

                                                            • Profess R
                                                              Profess R  2 days back

                                                              $5609.06

                                                              • Skylar S
                                                                Skylar S  2 days back

                                                                GOURMAKES! 👏COME👏ON👏PEOPLE 👏

                                                                • cookd
                                                                  cookd  2 days back

                                                                  the beginning always seems like a great excuse just to eat all the samples. the decision always ends up being the original!

                                                                  • MD T
                                                                    MD T  2 days back

                                                                    Gourmet girl scout cookies?

                                                                    • MD T
                                                                      MD T  2 days back

                                                                      When I eat Twix I've always noticed the holes and the weird brown stuff

                                                                      • Mestice Daniel
                                                                        Mestice Daniel  2 days back

                                                                        Gabi is so helpful and cute <3

                                                                        • michelle rodriguez
                                                                          michelle rodriguez  2 days back

                                                                          I have never liked cooking shows but Clair u r likeable and I actually am interested in bon appetit

                                                                          • Leckie Gunter
                                                                            Leckie Gunter  2 days back

                                                                            Anyone else notice when at 6:52 there is a "0" (zero) in CHOC0LATE that they switch to an "O" (oh) CHOCOLATE

                                                                            • moi meself
                                                                              moi meself  2 days back

                                                                              After watching a few of these, my OCD is in overdrive with all the hair and face touching while preparing food. 🙆🏾‍♀️🙆🏾‍♀️🙆🏾‍♀️🤦🏾‍♀️

                                                                              • Claire Dietrich
                                                                                Claire Dietrich  2 days back

                                                                                SHE SHOULD DO THE PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES (the similar to oreo ones) NEXT!!!

                                                                                • Claire Dietrich
                                                                                  Claire Dietrich  2 days back

                                                                                  Left-handed Claires unite! You got another right here!

                                                                                  • GhostHostMemories
                                                                                    GhostHostMemories  2 days back

                                                                                    dark chocolate twix is just as good.

                                                                                    • Sadia Ahmed
                                                                                      Sadia Ahmed  2 days back

                                                                                      I don't like twix but I'm here for Claire

                                                                                      • dleonidae
                                                                                        dleonidae  2 days back

                                                                                        Question: Does the bloom ruin the chocolate? If no, then that's a feature; as was stated, the Saffitz Sheen

                                                                                        • Christina W.
                                                                                          Christina W.  2 days back

                                                                                          gourmet makes, the only show where you get to watch the host sand cookies to shape

                                                                                          • Lindsay Girle
                                                                                            Lindsay Girle  2 days back

                                                                                            I hate this show...every time i watch it i always end up really hungry. Stop being so great at your job ;^;

                                                                                            • CokeBlue
                                                                                              CokeBlue  2 days back

                                                                                              17:08 1000 degree hot knife reborn

                                                                                              • Mintz -
                                                                                                Mintz -  3 days back

                                                                                                I wanted to cry because I couldn't try the carmel lmao😣

                                                                                                • Rinealdo Ramlin
                                                                                                  Rinealdo Ramlin  3 days back

                                                                                                  OMG 8 inches