French connections

Michelin mania: Reaching for the stars

FRENCH CONNECTIONS – Thurs. 04.02.16: France is known around the world for its cuisine, the annual release of the Michelin restaurant and hotel guide is like the Oscars. It’s all about the stars, quite literally.


Join us as we take a look at the importance of the Michelin Guide in France and how its anonymous inspectors award restaurants with stars. Striving for perfection and reaching for the stars can also intense pressure on chefs and the world of haut cuisine is often accused of being a boy’s club. Nevertheless, "the gourmet's bible" is an essential guide to navigating the delicious world of French gastronomy.


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