• Title: Memoirs of Alexis Soyer
  • Author: Alexis Soyer
  • ISBN: 9780951076606
  • Page: 309
  • Format: None
  • Memoirs of Alexis Soyer The memoirs of Chef Alexis Soyer as compiled and edited by his secretaries
    The memoirs of Chef Alexis Soyer as compiled and edited by his secretaries.

    One Reply to “Memoirs of Alexis Soyer”

    1. I discovered Soyer while researching a history of the year 1859--he died in 1858, but his influence lingered. In Amsterdam, my wife persuaded me that we should tramp through a muddy building site to reach the second-hand booksellers of Spiegelstraat, and how right she was to do so! I grabbed this, and read it on the plane home, now I am reading it again.Soyer was a great chef, but his influence went further, and a field stove that he designed for the British army has only recently been taken out [...]

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