Name: Hungry – Eating, Road-Tripping, and Risking It All with the Greatest Chef in the World
Size: 15.77 MB
Author: Jeff Gordinier
Total pages: 222
A food critic chronicles four years spent traveling with René Redzepi, the renowned chef of Noma, in search of the most tantalizing flavors the world has to offer.
"Gordinier takes us into the fabulously obsessive realm of the world’s most fascinating chef-and he does it with the voice of a poet."-Ruth Reichl, author of Save Me the Plums
Hungry is a book about not only the hunger for food, but for risk, for reinvention, for creative breakthroughs, and for connection. Feeling stuck in his work and home life, writer Jeff Gordinier happened into a fateful meeting with Danish chef René Redzepi, whose restaurant, Noma, has been called the best in the world. A restless perfectionist, Redzepi was at the top of his game but was looking to tear it all down, to shutter his restaurant and set out for new places, flavors, and recipes.
This is the story of the subsequent four years of globe-trotting culinary…