Being a former Ducasse trainee, this book hallmarks classic fine dining (although French style) desserts.
Before Ducasse, before Bocuse, there was La Mère Brazier, whose cooking was the ultimate in rich hedonism.
In fact, it may end up being that the unspoiled Vieques sells Ducasse, rather than the other way around.
Yet maintaining Michelin-level standards at such an isolated location will be a formidable feat, even for a master like Ducasse.
“Remote locations inevitably raise questions about sourcing, quality control, and staffing,” Ducasse says.
Less than 10 years later, Vieques hopes Ducasse and the W will attract bold-faced names of a starrier sort.
This General Ducasse is of polished manners and undeniable force of character.
Of Ducasse he was insanely jealous, and during the whole expedition he tried in every way to humiliate him.
A Mexican fandango resembles a French Ducasse, with the additional excitement of gambling.
Desault's suggestion was followed by similarly directed experiments on the part of Chaussier, Ducasse and Patissier.