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Ritz & Escoffier

Luke Barr

Ritz & Escoffier

the hotelier, the chef, and the rise of the leisure class

by Luke Barr

  • 19 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hospitality industry,
  • Savoy Hotel (London, England),
  • Leisure class,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-299) and index.

    Other titlesRitz and Escoffier
    StatementLuke Barr
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX910.5.R5 B37 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination312 pages
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26949342M
    ISBN 100804186294
    ISBN 109780804186292
    LC Control Number2017015344
    OCLC/WorldCa985359661


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White boards with title block, pp, index, glossary. Wonderful colour photos of lovingly presented dishes. Introduced by Escoffier's grandson, Pierre Escoffier. These recipes were selected from The Complete Guide to the Art of Modern Cookery () by Anne Johnson. The recipe ngredients are in metric and British measures.

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[Luke Barr] -- In early AugustCesar Ritz, a Swiss hotelier highly regarded for his exquisite taste, found himself at the Savoy Hotel in London. He had come at .InRitz had a nervous breakdown and Escoffier along with Ritz’s wife had to take over much of the Carlton Hotel management.

InEscoffier was asked by the Hamburg-Amerika ship line to plan the kitchens for a new ship, the Amerika. “Auguste’s next highlight resulted from his being commissioned by a German shipping company, the Hamburg-Amerika Line, to plan, staff and .