Author(s): Daniel Humm
Eleven Madison Park is one of New York City's most popular fine-dining establishments, and one of only a handful to receive four stars from the New York Times. Under the leadership of Executive Chef Daniel Humm and General Manager Will Guidara since 2006, the restaurant has soared to new heights and has become one of the premier dining destinations in the world. ELEVEN MADISON PARK: THE COOKBOOK is a sumptuous tribute to the unforgettable experience of dining in the restaurant, where the latest culinary techniques are married with classical French cuisine. The book features more than 125 sophisticated recipes, arranged by season, adapted for the home cook, and accompanied by stunning full-color photographs by Francesco Tonelli. ELEVEN MADISON PARK is sure to be one of the most talked-about cookbooks of 2011.
A lavish collection of elegant, seasonal recipes from the award-winning four-star New York restaurant.
"Eleven Madison Park is currently one of the most elegant, delicious, and creative restaurants in the country, and the reason for that is the leadership and vision of Chef Humm. He has done what many of us in the culinary world aspire to do craft an experience that tastes delicious, that is extremely creative, and most importantly, very personal.That is what has made him a leader in the industry and Eleven Madison one of the best restaurants in the country."--Grant Achatz, Alinea
Daniel Humm began his chef's training at 14 in his homeland of Switzerland. In 2003 he moved to the US where he received many awards. He has been Executive Chef of Eleven Madison Park since 2006. Will Guidara is a graduate of Cornell University and he became general manager of Eleven Madison Park in 2006.