NYC M-0n-W Interview–Andre Soltner

This year’s event was a special tribute to some of France’s greatest chefs…..older now, but still loving what they do.  This podcast we talk with Chef Soltner, one of the “originals” who was instrumental in bringing great French food and technique from France to the world.  

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NYC Meals-on-Wheels, Rockefeller Center, Summer 2008

[podcast]http://cafejondreau.com/jjblog/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/jj-nyc-meals-on-wheels1.mp3[/podcast] The 26th anniversary of the event which was begun by James Beard and Gael Greene.  This program provides food for the homeless and less fortunate and has provided meals for more than 200,000 people. I was fortunate to attend this year’s event which honored the great chefs of France. Many of whom you’ll hear […]

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NYC Meals-on-Wheels @ Rockefeller Center, Summer 2008 (cont’d)

[podcast]http://cafejondreau.com/jjblog/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/jimcmonwheels.mp3[/podcast] This is one podcast of many as I walk through this event describing and tasting some of the finest cuisine available. Some familiar names at the event include Andre Soltner, Alain LeNotre, Terrance Brennan(Picholine) , Alain Daugin and Daniel Boulud for starters.  I did get to interview many of these great chefs so watch for these interviews in  subsequent […]

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