Monday 21 May 2018

Master of French cuisine Paul Bocuse dies aged 91

Paul Bocuse, the world-famous master of French cuisine, has died at the age of 91.French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb tweeted: “Mister Paul was France. Simplicity and generosity. Excellence and art de vivre.”Paul Bocuse est mort, la Gastronomie est en deuil.Monsieur Paul, c’était la France. Simplicité & générosité. Excellence & art de vivre.Le pape des gastronomes …

French chef Paul Bocuse (Laurent Cipriani/AP)
French chef Paul Bocuse (Laurent Cipriani/AP)

By Associated Press Reporter

Paul Bocuse, the world-famous master of French cuisine, has died at the age of 91.

French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb tweeted: “Mister Paul was France. Simplicity and generosity. Excellence and art de vivre.”

Mr Bocuse held a three-star Michelin rating since 1965 on his restaurant outside the eastern French city of Lyon. He also parlayed his business and cooking skills into a globe-spanning gastronomic empire.

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