The Book That Inspired Gordon Ramsay
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I use the title August Escoffier, because I notice my UK audience are fond of typing that name.
Georges Auguste Escoffier was born in Villeneuve and lived from October 1846–February 1935
He began his career in a family restaurant in Nice before...
Escoffier - The modern guide to the art of cookery is probably still the finest book ever written on french cuisine.
Despite the time that has passed since it was written event the modern greats such as Ramsay still use the Escoffier Cookbook to refer...
Auguste Escoffier was arguably not only the father of french cuisine practised in restaurants across the world - he was also the father of restaurant kitchen practise.
So ESCOFFIER CUISINE not only comprises the foundation of recipes described in the...
Auguste Escoffier needs little introduction.
He lived at the turn of the last century and was one of the most famous restauranteurs and chefs of all time.
He was not only responsible for the foundation of restaurant french cookery in recipes - he was...
Chocolate Anise Truffles
1/4 cup Anise liquor
1/2 cup butter
12 oz. semi-sweet chocolate
2 cups pulverized anisette cookies
In a double boiler melt the chocolate, constantly stirring with a wooden
spoon. When the...
Escoffier Recipe 28
Escoffier - Bechamel Sauce
Preparation.—Pour the boiling milk on the roux, which should be almost cold, and whisk it well so as to avoid lumps. Let it boil, then cook on the side of the fire. Meanwhile the lean veal should have...
Escoffier Recipe 27
Escoffier - Allemande Sauce or Thickened Veloute
Allemande Sauce is not, strictly speaking,, a basic sauce. However, it is so often resorted to in the preparation of other sauces that I think it necessary to give it after the Veloutes,...
Escoffier Recipe 26a
Escoffier - Fish Veloutte
Veloutd is the base of various fish sauces whose recipes will be given in Part II.
Prepare it in precisely the same way as poultry velout£, but instead of using poultry stock, use very clear fish fumet,...
Escoffier Recipe 26
<h1>Escoffier - Veloute de Volaille</h1>
This is identical with ordinary Veloute, except that instead of having white veal stock for its liquor, it is diluted with white poultry stock. The mode of procedure and the time...