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Michael J. Gibney - Author


Michael Gibney began working in restaurants at the age of sixteen and assumed his first Sous Chef position at twenty-two. He moved up to Executive Sous Chef while at Tavern on the Green in New York, where he managed an eighty-person staff. Over the course of his career, he has had the opportunity to work alongside cooks and chefs from Noma, Mugaritz, El Bulli, the Fat Duck, Alinea, Per Se, Daniel, Jean Georges, Eleven Madison Park, Le Bernardin, Bouley, Ducasse, Corton, wd~50 and Momofuku among others. Gibney holds a BFA in painting from Pratt Institute and an MFA in nonfiction writing from Columbia University. He lives in Brooklyn.

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Sous Chef 24 Hours in the Kitchen by Michael J. Gibney
Sous Chef 24 Hours in the Kitchen
Michael J. Gibney
Michael J Gibney gives readers the low-down on the professional kitchen, presenting his book as a day in the life of. We start at the very beginning with the kitchen walk-though, the inspection, the checking and presentations right through to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/1970

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