27 Jul '12, 8am

Chefs reveal eating secrets of world leaders

Chefs reveal eating secrets of world leaders

Barack Obama can't stand beetroot, artichokes are off the menu at France's presidential palace and Vladimir Putin does not take any chances with dishes that emerge from the Kremlin kitchens. Those were just a few of the culinary tidbits to emerge from the latest reunion of the select club of chefs who ply their trade on behalf of some of the most powerful men and women on the planet. The "club des chefs des chefs", which now counts some 20 members, was formed 35 years ago by Gilles Bragard, who revealed that Putin continues the tradition of medieval monarchs who, for fear of poisoning, were reluctant to eat anything that had not been tried first by someone else. "Tasters still exist but only in the Kremlin, where a doctor checks every dish with the chef," Bragard told reporters this week ahead of a reception for the chefs hosted by new French President Francois Hollande. B...

Full article: http://soshiok.com/multimedia/photos/1413

Tweets

Chefs reveal eating secrets of world leaders

Chefs reveal eating secrets of world leaders

luxuo.com 26 Jul '12, 9pm

Barack Obama can’t stand beetroot, artichokes are off the menu at France’s presidential palace and Vladimir Putin does not...

Découvrez les Petits Secrets d’Hermès via @webandluxe

Découvrez les Petits Secrets d’Hermès via @weba...

webandluxe.com 27 Jul '12, 10am

En effet, Hermès a récemment mis en ligne une page et une vidéo qui révèlent les « petits secrets » de son flagship du Fau...

When #eating, one not only looks for #taste, but also #texture. Find out how. Read

When #eating, one not only looks for #taste, bu...

makansutra.com 01 Aug '12, 9am

Text and Images by Sylvia Tan @ Makansutra Would you eat pig’s ears, trotters, tail, duck’s webs, chicken feet, fish-heads...

America's Highest-Earning Chefs Rake in Millions: The epicurean world has been getting much more appreciation an...

America's Highest-Earning Chefs Rake in Million...

justluxe.com 20 Jul '12, 11pm

world has been getting much more appreciation and recognition within the past few years than ever before, with many chefs ...

song of the day, no secrets by @thiswall ... my...

blackcabsessions.com 30 Jul '12, 9pm

@thiswall @blackcabsession Song Of The Day: W A L L – 'MAGAZINE'... http://t.co/gpuV0i9O Posted 21 minutes ago RT @johnp...