Yes, Chef: A Memoir PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Yes, Chef: A Memoir free pdf Travel to Marcus Samuelsson's Red Rooster restaurant in Harlem and you will find a truly diverse, multiracial dining room - where presidents and prime ministers rub elbows with jazz musicians, aspiring artists, bus drivers and nurses. It is also a place where an orphan from Ethiopia, raised in Sweden, living in America, can finally feel at home. Samuelsson was only three years old when he, his mother, and his sister, all battling tuberculosis, walked seventy-five miles to a hospital in the Ethiopian capital city of Addis Adaba. Tragically, his mother succumbed to the disease shortly after she arrived, but Marcus and his sister recovered, and one year later they were welcomed into a new family in Goteborg, Sweden. It was there that his new grandmother, Helga, sparked in him a lifelong passion for food - from a very early age, there was little question what Marcus was going to be when he grew up. He made his way to the US via some of the most demanding and cutthroat restaurants in Switzerland and France, taking in some gruelling stints on cruise ships before becoming executive chef at Aquavit in New York, where at the age of 24 he became the youngest chef ever to be awarded a coveted three-star rating from the New York Times. His profile has only continued to grow from there - he's cooked state dinners for Barack Obama, runs seven restaurants including the phenomenally popular Red Rooster in Harlem, and has appeared on numerous television shows including Top Chef Masters, which he won, beating 21 world-class chefs in the process. His profile is set to rise internationally as his reputation grows, and as his incredible story is told.

About Marcus Samuelsson

Marcus Samuelsson is an award-winning chef and author of several cookbooks. Ethiopian by birth but raised in Sweden by adoptive parents, he has risen to superstardom in the US with his successful restaurants Aquavit and Red Rooster in New York, and with frequent appearances on reality shows. He's the youngest chef ever to have been awarded a three-star review from the New York Times, for his work at Aquavit.

Details Book

Author : Marcus Samuelsson
Publisher : Sphere
Data Published : 06 June 2013
ISBN : 0751552054
EAN : 9780751552058
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 336 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Yes, Chef: A Memoir

17 Comments Add a comment

Related eBooks Download

  • The Soul of a New Cuisine free pdfThe Soul of a New Cuisine

    "For as long as I can remember. I've had Africa on my mind." Award-winning chef Marcus Samuelsson may be best known for his innovative take on Scandinavian cuisine at New York's Restaurant Aquavit..

  • The Best of Chef Wan free pdfThe Best of Chef Wan

    Malaysia s Culinary Ambassador and Asia s most notable chef Chef Wan shares 138 of his favourite Asian recipes in his latest book. The Best of Chef Wan. With a full range of recipes including curries..

  • What's for Dinner? free pdfWhat's for Dinner?

    Celebrity chef Curtis Stone. host of Bravo's hugely popular series "Top Chef Masters. " knows life can get a little crazy. But as a new dad. he also believes that sitting down to a home-cooked meal with family and friends is one of life's greatest gifts..

  • Mountain and the Chef free pdfMountain and the Chef

    This is the story of a young chef. fascinated by mountains. who knew how to put the useful and the pleasant together by opening his own restaurant in the middle of the mountains. It's not just any chef..

  • Sea and Smoke free pdfSea and Smoke

    2015 JAMES BEARD WINNER BEST CHEF: NORTHWEST Sea and Smoke is a travelogue chronicling the plucky ambition of a young chef determined to create a world class dining destination in an unlikely place..

  • Yes, Chef: A Memoir free pdfYes, Chef: A Memoir

    . Travel to Marcus Samuelsson's Red Rooster restaurant in Harlem and you will find a truly diverse, multiracial dining room - where presidents and prime ministers rub elbows with jazz musicians, aspir