This was my first professional cookbook back in 1985 . It's a great reference guide to classical French cookery ofthe Escoffier era.
This is the industry standard in Britain every young cook is given this. It is almost biblical yet mind-blowingly boring.
Head Chef, The French at The Midland Hotel, Manchester
A classic guide to classic French cookery, a great base for any young cook.
Retired chef, duathlete and performance nutrition specialist
Still as relevant now as ever.
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