CHEF- OPEDIA
Search
 
Chef-opedia Chefs Michael Ruhlman Bio
Education: Duke University
TV Shows: A Cook's Tour
Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations
Profile Web Results Directory Listings Bio News Multimedia Shopping Blog Booking Info
Michael Ruhlman (born 1963 in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American writer. He is the author of 11 books, and is best known for his work about and in collaboration with American chefs, as well as other works of non-fiction.

Ruhlman grew up in Cleveland and was educated at University School (a private boys' day school in Cleveland) and at Duke University, graduating from the latter in 1985. He worked a series of odd jobs (including briefly at the New York Times) and traveled before returning to his hometown in 1991 to work for a local magazine.

While working at the magazine, Ruhlman wrote an article about his old high school and its new headmaster, which he expanded into his first book, Boys Themselves: A Return to Single-Sex Education (1996).

For his second book, The Making of a Chef (1997), Ruhlman enrolled in the Culinary Institute of America, completing the course, to produce a first-person account -- of the techniques, personalities, and mindsets -- of culinary education at the prestigious chef's school. The success of this book produced two follow-ups, The Soul of a Chef (2000) and The Reach of a Chef (2006).

Ruhlman has also collaborated with chef Thomas Keller to produce the cookbooks The French Laundry Cookbook (1999) and Bouchon (2004); with French chef Eric Ripert and Colombian artist Valentino Cortazar to produce the lavish coffee-table book A Return to Cooking (2002); and with Michigan chef Brian Polcyn to produce Charcuterie: The Craft of Salting, Smoking and Curing (2005). On television, he has acted as a judge on the PBS reality show Cooking Under Fire and appeared on an episode of Anthony Bourdain's TV series A Cook's Tour joining Bourdain and Eric Ripert for a meal at Thomas Keller's The French Laundry restaurant.

Courtsey: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Ruhlman
 
 
   Michael Ruhlman Biodata Sources
 
This site uses Thumbshots previews

Celebrity Chef Michael Ruhlman's Bio (Bio Of Celeb ChefMichael Ruhlman | Michael Ruhlman Bio ) contains all the information about Celebrity Chef Michael Ruhlman. Michael Ruhlman is famous for Celebrity Chef TV Show A Cook's Tour , Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations , and others.

 Explore More...
   
Sam Zien
Ellie Krieger
Mary Ann Esposito
Tom Colicchio
Ingrid Hoffman
Lidia Bastianich
Lindsey Williams
Nigella Lawson
Giada De Laurentiis
Darren McGrady
Govind Armstrong
Alton Brown
Nobu Matsuhisa
Bethenny Frankel
Anthony Bourdain
 
 Save And Share
   
Email
Print
Add to del.icio.us
Digg This
Add to Reddit
Add to Google
Add to Yahoo!
Facebook
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Home | About Us | Chef Profiles | Directory Web Search | News | Bookstore | Shopping | Contact Us
 
Copyright © 2007-2008 Chef Opedia. All rights reserved. | Privacy Policy