Massimo Bottura, the chef patron of Osteria Francescana, is one of the world’s most celebrated chefs. Osteria Francescana, based in Modena, Italy, is a three Michelin stars restaurant and occupies the number three place on the World’s 50 Best Restaurant list.
Never Trust a Skinny Italian Chef is a tribute to Bottura’s twenty-five year career and the evolution of Osteria Francescana. Divided into four chapters, each one dealing with a different period, the book features 50 recipes and accompanying texts explaining Bottura’s inspiration, ingredients and techniques. Illustrated with photography by Stefano Graziani and Carlo Benvenuto, Never Trust a Skinny Italian Chef is the first book from Bottura – the leading figure in modern Italian gastronomy.
In stock is the limited edition signed copy of the book.
Size: 290 x 214 mm (11 3/8 x 8 3/8 in)
Pages: 296 pp
Illustrations: 250 illustrations