Incorporating Trends While Keeping Tradition - luxury Blogs

Incorporating Trends While Keeping Tradition



Traditional French cooking techniques are the foundation of high-end cuisine; but to keep today?s diners engaged, chefs must continually incorporate innovative approaches. Molecular gastronomy, a trend of remaking everything into something new, ran rampant for an abbreviated time. Today superior chefs smartly incorporate only the best of these techniques.
On my recent trip to Paris, my friend Connie and I dined in three exceptional fine dining establishments: Le 39V, Truffes Folies Paris and Palais Royal Restaurant.

Le 39V
Le 39V, a rooftop-restaurant in Paris, is circular and features a central terrace garden. We began with a glass of bubbly on the terrace and chatted with Communications Manager Angia Vaudron. We agreed with Angia when she said, ?It?s a little bit amazing this place, no"? Chef Frdric Vardon, chef/owner of Le 39V, joined us on the terrace. I asked if anything changed when he received his Michelin Star in 2012. He said, ?The Michelin Star did not change my philosophy. I work for the guests. I work with the produce and my staff; and if my work is valued at one Michelin Star, then that?s ok.?
Chef Vardon uses traditional French cooking techniques but adds flare to his dishes. When I asked what he thought about molecular gastronomy, he stated, ?Molecular gastronomy can sometimes create very interesting new textures; but if the new texture destroys the taste and integrity of the ingredient, it is no good.?
We dined on the chef?s ?Image Du,? or tasting m...
URL: http://www.upscalelivingmag.com

--------------------------------
 

Tom Ford Celebrates the Party Season with Matte Lipsticks

23-11-2016 21:37 - ( luxury )


This New BMW i8 will Debut at the Paris Motor Show Next Month

Richemont & Alibaba Partner To Bring Online Luxury Retail To Chinese Consumers

Swiss luxury conglomerate Richemont has announced a joint venture with the Chinese e-commerce group Alibaba to help expand Chinese consumers’ online access to luxury goods. In the deal, the offerings and user experience of Richemont-owned online...
11-11-2018 21:22 - ( Watches )
This New BMW i8 will Debut at the Paris Motor Show Next Month

A Guide To Metals & Some Of Our Top Most Durable Watches

Inadvertent smacks against a doorframe, accidental scrapes against a concrete wall, or the errant slip of a spring bar tool. These simple and often inane mistakes can result in frustrating, disappointing, sometimes anger-inducing and yet seemingly...
21-10-2018 21:24 - ( Watches )
This New BMW i8 will Debut at the Paris Motor Show Next Month

Create Your Own ‘Private Health Club’ in Ibiza with Dynamic Lives

It?s the time of year when many people start to waver in their New Year?s resolutions and give into temptations. However, luxury villa specialists in Ibiza are now designing bespoke retreats to invigorate your body and soul, cleanse your aura and...
23-02-2016 21:52 - ( Luxury Travel )
This New BMW i8 will Debut at the Paris Motor Show Next Month

Bulgari Octo Finissimo Minute Repeater Carbon Watch Hands-On

Debuted at Baselworld 2018, one of the most interesting high-complication dress watches available today is this limited edition carbon CTP-cased Bulgari Octo Finissimo Minute Repeater Carbon reference 102794. The watch sits alongside the titanium...
25-10-2018 21:21 - ( Watches )
This New BMW i8 will Debut at the Paris Motor Show Next Month

Wiral Lite Cable Cam System

The Wiral sets up in minutes and can be placed in tight or narrow spaces where traditional rail cameras or drones can\'t go.
24-10-2017 22:04 - ( luxury )


-------------------------------------