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Michel Roux Jr

  • Les Abats: Celebrating the Whole Beast
    • Categories: Meat; Restaurants & celebrity chefs
    • ISBN: 9781409168959 Hardcover (United Kingdom) 10/19/2017
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  • Cooking with the Master Chef: Food for Your Family and Friends
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs
    • ISBN: 9780297863090 Hardcover (United Kingdom) 9/2/2010
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  • Cooking with the Master Chef: Food for Your Family and Friends
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs
    • ISBN: 9780297863113 eBook (United Kingdom) 9/2/2010
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  • Cooking with the Master Chef: Food for Your Family and Friends
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs
    • ISBN: 9780753828649 Paperback (United Kingdom) 9/13/2012
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  • The French Kitchen: 200 Recipes from the Master of French Cooking
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs; French
    • ISBN: 9780297867241 eBook (United Kingdom) 10/24/2013
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  • The French Kitchen: 200 Recipes from the Master of French Cooking
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs; French
    • ISBN: 9780297867234 Hardcover (United Kingdom) 10/24/2013
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  • The French Kitchen: 200 Recipes from the Master of French Cooking
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs; French
    • ISBN: 9781681880600 Hardcover (United States) 1/5/2016
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  • The French Kitchen: 200 Recipes from the Master of French Cooking
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs; French
    • ISBN: 9781407247915 Hardcover (United States) 9/1/2014
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  • The French Kitchen: 200 Recipes from the Master of French Cooking
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs; French
    • ISBN: 9781780225074 Paperback (United States) 10/1/2015
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  • The French Revolution: 140 Classic Recipes Made Fresh & Simple
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs; French
    • ISBN: 9781409169246 Hardcover (United Kingdom) 10/18/2018
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  • Le Gavroche Cookbook
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs; Seasonal; French
    • ISBN: 9781841882338 Paperback (United Kingdom) 12/1/2003
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  • Le Gavroche Cookbook
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs
    • ISBN: 9780304361908 Hardcover (United Kingdom) 5/24/2001
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  • Le Gavroche Cookbook
    • ISBN: 9780304355730 Hardcover (United Kingdom) 5/24/2001
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  • Le Gavroche Cookbook
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs; Seasonal; French
    • ISBN: 9781841881812 Paperback (United Kingdom) 4/10/2003
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  • Le Gavroche Cookbook (Ten Recipes series): Ten Recipes from One of the World's Great Restaurants
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs
    • ISBN: 9780297843924 Hardcover (United Kingdom) 4/14/2005
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  • Le Gavroche Cookbook
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs
    • ISBN: 9781409174400 Hardcover (United Kingdom) 4/27/2017
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  • A Life in the Kitchen: Recipes and Reminiscences from a Master Chef
    • Categories: Autobiography, biography & memoirs; Restaurants & celebrity chefs
    • ISBN: 9780753827222 Paperback (United Kingdom) 2/2/2012
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  • A Life in the Kitchen: Recipes and Reminiscences from a Master Chef
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs; Autobiography, biography & memoirs
    • ISBN: 9780297844822 Hardcover (United Kingdom) 1/29/2009
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  • The Marathon Chef: Food for Getting Fit
    • Categories: Health
    • ISBN: 9780297843092 Hardcover (United Kingdom) 1/9/2003
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  • The Marathon Chef: Food For Getting Fit
    • Categories: Health
    • ISBN: 9781841882352 Paperback (United Kingdom) 1/15/2004
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  • Matching Food & Wine: Classic and Not So Classic Combinations
    • Categories: Restaurants & celebrity chefs; Wine, beer & spirits
    • ISBN: 9780297843795 Hardcover (United Kingdom) 5/24/2005
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  • Vin de Constance with Michel Roux Jr.
    • Categories: Wine, beer & spirits; Restaurants & celebrity chefs
    • ISBN: 9780620361002 Hardcover (South Africa) 12/1/2006
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Biography

After apprenticeships with Maitre Patissier Hellegouarche in Paris and Alain Chapel in Mionnay, and basic training with the French army, Michel Roux worked for two years at the Elysee Palace under French Presidents D'Estaing and Mitterrand. Posts with Pierre Koffman at La Tante Claire and at the Mandarin in Hong Kong led to firstly the Waterside Inn with uncle Michel Sr and then to Le Gavroche under his father Albert. He ran the Roux catering businesses for three years before in 1991 becoming Chef de Cuisine at Le Gavroche, the restaurant his father Albert and uncle Michel Sr founded in 1967. In 1993 he took over the world famous restaurant which has two Michelin stars. He has run the London Marathon 17 times in aid of children's charities.