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Michel Roux Jr. Biography and Wiki
Michel Roux is an English-French chef who holds two Michelin stars. His ability in the kitchen at his famous London restaurant Le Gavroche has made him a household name.
Michel Roux Jr. Age and Birthday
Michelle is 62 years old as of 2022. He was born on 23 May 1960 in Pembury, United Kingdom. He celebrates his birthday on 23 May every year.
Michel Roux Jr. Nationality and Birthday
Michel is an English-French and British nationality. He was born in Pemby, United Kingdom. He is of mixed caste. Also read: Tommy Banks
Michel Roux Jr Height
The average height of Michelle is 5 feet 10 inches.
Michel Roux Jr net worth
Michelle has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
Michel Roux Jr. Training
When Roux was 16 years old and had finished high school, he began an apprenticeship in Paris under Master Patissier Hellegourche. He assisted his father and uncle as a commiss de cuisine at Le Gavroche from the summer of 1979 until January 1980. After that, he worked for two days for Alain Chapelle’s hotel and restaurant in Maione, in the Rhne-Alpes region near Lyon. Years as a Commis de Cuisine Apprentice.
He underwent basic training with the French Army from February 1982 to March 1983, before serving his military at the Elysee Palace under Presidents François Mitterrand and Valéry Giscard d’Estaing. After completing his military service, Roux spent the next four months working in Paris, the first two months at the Boucherie Lamartine on Avenue Victor-Hugo and the next two months at the Charcuterie Gerard Mothu in Saint-Mande.
Michel Roux Jr. Media
Roux has appeared on several television shows, including as a judge on his friend Gordon Ramsay’s Hell’s Kitchen on ITV and MasterChef: The Professionals on BBC Two. In 2012 at MasterChef South Africa, he made an appearance as a guest judge. Roux and Kate Goodman co-hosted BBC Two’s Food & Drink from 2013 to 2014. He made an appearance as a mentor on the 2013 season of The Chef’s Protege.
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Roux announced in March 2014 that he was leaving the BBC due to disagreements regarding his role as the brand ambassador for Albert Bartlett Rooster Potatoes. First Class Chef for Disney Channel and Kitchen Impossible with Michel Roux Jr. for Channel 4 were one of Roux’s 2015 television appearances. Roux took over as host in April 2016, ten years after James Martin left the BBC’s Saturday Kitchen. Roux disqualified herself from working full time as a host.
Michel Roux Jr Cookbook
In addition, Roux has authored several books including The Marathon Chef, Le Gavroche Cookbook and Matching Food and Wine, which won the Gourmand World Cookbook Award for Best Book on Wine and Food Pairing.
- Le Gavroche Cookbook (2001), London: W&N
- Marathon Chef: Eating to Get Fit
- Le Gavroche Cookbook: Ten Recipes from One of the World’s Great Restaurants
- Matching Food and Wine: The Classic and Not So Classic Combination
- Michel Roux: A Life in the Kitchen
- Cooking with Master Chef: Meals for Your Family and Friends
- French Kitchen: 200 Recipes from the Master of French Cooking
- Le Gavroche Cookbook
- les abatso
- The French Revolution: 140 Classic Recipes Made Fresh and Simple