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The politics of fine dining: Arrival of celebrated French chef stirs pot in Montreal

MONTREAL – It is not often that the mayor chimes in on the opening of a new restaurant, but as celebrated French chef Joël Robuchon prepared to set up shop at the Montreal casino, Mayor Denis Coderre was moved to comment. 753 more words

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Beef Tenderloin Roasted In A Herb-Infused Salt Crust

Let’s get back to business.

This is the first time I ever made a salt crust for beef.  Just like those other unknowns, most of the time at least, it was much easier than anticipated. 279 more words

JOËL ROBUCHON’S NEW VENTURE A CHOCOHOLIC’S DREAM

Un vrai paradis pour les gourmands à Monaco. A real paradise for the gourmands in Monaco.

It is a dream come true for the region’s chocolate lovers … a place that literally looks like the Willy Wonka factory, right in the heart of Monaco. 306 more words

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The pros and cons of picking a celebrity chef like Robuchon over home-grown talent

We asked Montreal Gazette restaurant critic Lesley Chesterman and Gazette columnist/foodie Kevin Tierney to weigh in on celebrity chef Joël Robuchon’s much-discussed Casino de Montréal restaurant, which opened last week. 695 more words

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Casino stands behind decision to hire superstar chef Joël Robuchon

Loto-Québec courted controversy when it tapped the talents and brand-name cachet of French superstar chef Joël Robuchon for a glamorous new Casino de Montréal restaurant. The provincial lottery corporation has been getting a roasting in Montreal’s close-knit restaurant and foodie scene over the decision to sign up a foreigner instead of opting for a homegrown star. 539 more words

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Celebrity chef Joël Robuchon's resto ready to serve at Casino de Montréal

The chef of the century is in town.

Joël Robuchon dropped in a few days ago for some last-minute fussing before the official opening Wednesday of L’Atelier Montréal de Joël Robuchon, the luxury Casino de Montréal restaurant that will bear his name. 731 more words

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Robuchon Chocolate

Just look at this and you begin to taste it – a chocolate croissant that is slathered in powdered chocolate and sprinkled with cacao. Just delicious!

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