I like to share with my sous-chefs the importance of yesterday’s wisdom. We study classical cooking only so that we can move it forward in our own way. The focus of traditional techniques is vital to a chef in finding his own voice.
Avec Eric – Season 1
Avec Eric is an Emmy award-winning TV series
that follows Eric Ripert’s journeys across the United States and Europe
to meet with chefs and artisans before returning to his home in Manhattan
to teach us how to cook with elegance and four-star simplicity