"Voyaging through strange seas of thought, alone ..." William Wordsworth

28 October 2018

Happy birthday, Escoffier.

Georges Auguste Escoffier was born on this day in 1846.

The workman mindful of success, therefore, will naturally direct his attention to the faultless preparation of his stock, and in order to achieve this result, he will find it necessary not merely to make use of the freshest and finest goods, but also to exercise the most scrupulous care in their preparation, for, in cooking, care is half the battle.

Georges Auguste Escoffier

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