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 (ĕs-kô-fyā′), Auguste 1846-1935.
French chef of grand hotels, such as the Savoy and Carlton in London. He wrote several cookery books, including Le Guide culinaire (1903).
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(French ɛskɔfje)
(Biography) (Georges) Auguste (oɡyst). 1846–1935, French chef at the Savoy Hotel, London (1890–99)
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(ɛs kɔˈfyeɪ)

Georges Auguste, 1846–1935, French chef and author of cookbooks.
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According to theMirror Online,Gordon Ramsay is one example, as is Delia Smith, whofollows the legendary French chef Auguste Escoffier in her recipe.
It was inspired by another event in 1912, when the legendary chef Auguste Escoffier organized an 'Epicurean Dinner,' which served the same menu on the same day in several cities.
The concept was inspired by Auguste Escoffier's Epicurean Dinners, which aimed to serve the same menu, on the same day, in several cities for as many guests as possible.
Founded over 60 years ago, the global association is named after the legendary French chef Auguste Escoffier, who is credited with codifying the foundations of contemporary cooking and technique in his 1903 publication A guide to modern cookery, as well as creating kitchen structures that are still used today.
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To form a solid base of classic cooking techniques, it's good to have copies of Le Guide Culinaire by Auguste Escoffier, Julia Child's Mastering the Art of French Cooking, and La Technique by Jacques Pepin.
This event, organised by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development and chef Alain Ducasse, is inspired by Auguste Escoffier, who launched the "Diners d'Epicure" (Epicurean Dinners) initiative in 1912: the same menu, on the same day, in several world cities, for as many guests as possible.