rising to the challenge
BAKELAB, RAISING THE BAR OF PROFESSIONAL BAKING IN LEBANON AND THE REGION
The latest addition to the Bakalian enterprise, Bakelab is a professional hub dedicated to the perfection of baking using locally milled flour.
Bakelab is the first of its kind in Lebanon as the research and training arm of one of the most established flour mills in the country. It is the one-stop venue for baking solutions open to professionals who wish to develop their skills in Baking Technology and knowledge of the wheat sector, from cereals to specialized bread-making.
Equipped with state-of-the-art technology of Bongard (France), Bakelab allows trainees to learn in optimal working conditions. The facility has two meeting rooms, a test bakehouse, a laboratory and a quality department.
MATCHMAKING FOR THE MODERN TIMES
A CENTURY OF MILLING EXPERTISE COUPLED WITH CUTTING EDGE BAKING TECHNOLOGY
Bakelab is the research, development and training center of Bakalian Flour Mills. We offer a unique experience blending a century of milling expertise with contemporary baking mastery. This structure gives clients access to a competitive, highly customizable and consistent professional workflow.
LIVE LOVE LOCAL
A VISION FOR A LOCAL & SUSTAINABLE PROFESSIONAL COMMUNITY
Celebrating 100 years of innovation in the region, Bakelab continues the Bakalian spirit of customer-centric creativity and an unwavering aim to raise the quality of local products, advocating a collaborative ecosystem that positively impacts the local economy.
OLD WORLD BAKING FOR NEW WORLD EXCELLENCE
A PLATFORM FOR MORE CREATIVE, CONSISTENT, AND PROFITABLE BAKING
Drawing from pastry traditions of France, Italy, Germany in addition to being the pioneers of local bread baking, Bakelab merges classical artisanry with cutting edge technology. We perfect the secret worlds of baking to help you bake some of the best and most difficult breads in the world, and let your clientele discover what great bread is supposed to taste like.
A UNIQUE AND CUSTOMIZABLE EXPERIENCE FOR BAKING PROFESSIONALS
Integrating Bakalian Flour Mills’ extensive milling expertise and Bakelab’s cutting edge lab, training network and technology, we are able to accompany new bakers in their startup endeavors as well as support existing businesses to flourish.
Bakelab is equipped with a bread testing lab, state of the art lab mixers and baking equipment that is first of its kind in the country.
Research & Development
With a vision to invest in local milling, production and expertise, Bakelab is continuously developing and improving recipes of international baking (loafs, viennoiseries, …) using customized Lebanese flour developed at Bakalian Flour Mills.
The center hosts professional meetings, public programming and industry discussions open to all stakeholders.
Baking is a delicate science, so high-grade flour must also be coupled with top-level technique to achieve best results. Bakelab offers trainings and workshops for local baking professionals to ensure and sustain high standards.
A wide training program and specific masterclasses are offered by local and international Masterbakers and experts in the field of baking and pastry.
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Karantina, M-1144 Building, 1st Floor,
+961 3 114 380