Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire, Villeneuve-Loubet

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French culinary history comes alive at Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire, located inside the former home of famed chef and writer Georges Auguste Escoffier. A place of pilgrimage for impassioned foodies from around the globe, the museum pays homage to a legendary figure who many consider the founding father of modern French cuisine. Called the "king of chefs and chef of kings" by French journalists, Escoffier simplified and modernized numerous elaborate preexisting recipes in addition to inventing many of his own. The museum preserves several of the chef's menus and photographs, and highlights the methods he used to introduce organized discipline into professional kitchens. With our online itinerary creator, Villeneuve-Loubet attractions like Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • We had 2 great weeks in France in April this year and just by case we found out what in our city (where we rent a house) it is a museum of culinary art and i just wish to say: i can recommend from all...  more »
  • Best 5 francs each we have ever spent this Musee is fascinating and Peach Melba on leaving...lovely!  more »
  • I had been aware of this museum for a while but hadn't got round to visiting until recently. Just a very short walk off the Main Street in Villeneuve Loubet the attractive building houses some fascina...  more »
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  • It is always a pleasure to Museum of gastronomy lovers, Chef Auguste Escoffier 1846-1935/Must visit addicteds museum for gastronomy, Chef Auguste Escoffier 1846-1935.
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  • Must-have. Very nice Museum. Very well received. Very nice team
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  • Auguste Escoffier King of the Cook and the chef of Kings. Visit the Museum and learn how melba fishing invented by Auguste Escoffier was born.
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