Raymond Blanc - Stylist's Lunchtime Masterclass Web Chats - Stylist Magazine

  • Raymond Blanc

Raymond Blanc

Raymond Blanc answers your questions

We were thrilled to have Raymond Blanc join us recently for a live web chat – it's now finished but you can read the full transcript in the comments below.

World famous chef Raymond Blanc is returning to our screens this week with a new series, The Very Hungry Frenchman. Raymond arrived in Britain in 1972 as a 22 year old, unemployed French waiter with a shaky grasp of English. Ten years later he was a chef with two Michelin stars. While he has been successful in his adopted home he has never forgotten his first love; the food and wine of France. Now Raymond is going back to five of his favourite regions so that he can re-connect with the food and people that have inspired him - farmers in Burgundy, chefs in Lyon, winemakers in Alsace, good friends in Provence and cheese makers in Franche-Comté.

In each place he will take over a restaurant for one night only and cook a feast inspired by his journey, serving a menu that features his versions of each region’s most famous dishes. Learning from the master in his homeland will be two lucky young chefs Katie-Beth and Kush. Despite 30 years at the top in the UK, for Raymond this will be the very first time he has cooked professionally in France. It’s a daunting, nerve racking and exciting task... but one suited perfectly to Raymond Blanc.

Raymond Blanc: The Very Hungry Frenchman airs this Thursday, 2 February at 8pm on BBC2

This web chat with Raymond is now closed but you can read all the questions posed to the master of French cuisine about foodie dilemmas, below.

Tags:

Share on

or email.

  • Facebook
  • Digg
  • Delicious

Comments

Comments are currently locked

Our Most…

This Season's Must have Coats

This season’s must-have coats

Few can deny the instant impact a slick of new…

More
 How to make the perfect baby

How to make the perfect baby

From hair colour to athletic ability, we’ll…

More
Salted Caramel Sauce

Salted caramel sauce

Real salted caramel requires patience, dexterity…

More
How to  grow  your eyebrows

How to grow out your eyebrows

Every week, Stylist's beauty desk will be…

More

Win one of three pairs of tickets to Kendal Calling

Festival season is still in swing as Kendal…

More

10 of the most delicious and easy meals for one

Dining alone? Dig in. While many recipes just…

More
Jennifer Hudson

Jennifer Hudson on living with grief after family tragedy

Jennifer Hudson has opened up about the shocking…

More