The First Celebrity Chef: Marie-Antoine Carême

Portrait of Marie-Antoine Carême. Photo by API/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images

Today, there is an entire industry around celebrity chefs. But the first celebrity chef in the western world's history was born in late 18th-century France.

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Topics in this Podcast: culinary history, French history, European history, 18th century, 19th century, biographies