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I never told him.” This hour of contemplation is how Ripert starts a day that might end, as one did recently, with the credit-card-processing system breaking down in his restaurant, Le Bernardin, one of the most lauded, and expensive, in the world.When that happened, parties with checks in the thousands were left sitting as waiters rushed in a professional, silent, definitely anxious way to handle payments using a backup machine downstairs. As one of his sommeliers, Juan Gargano, puts it, “He is the sensei master. I’ve worked for other celebrity chefs, and he is completely different.”Most chefs with a media presence spend their time multiplying outlets, turning themselves into brands that can span everything from hamburger joints to cookware.Learn about the style of Victoria's cool Strathbogie Ranges as Matt Fowles pours his Fowles Chardonnay and Shiraz.Wine Spectator.com: BONUS VIDEO: Learn to sauté fish perfectly with chef Eric Ripert as he demonstrates in Le Bernardin's kitchen how to make a cod recipe with pea shoots and ginger-lemon-scallion sauce.He was working in Paris at the famed La Tour D’Argent, a grueling first step on the journey from his childhood in the mountains of Andorra to where he is now — one of the most admired chefs in the world, leading Manhattan’s elegant Le Bernardin for more than 20 years.But one day, it occurred to him that perhaps he should be a fashion model instead.Ripert recalls an uphill climb to culinary greatness in an engrossing new memoir, 32 Yolks. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Chef Eric Ripert, is interviewed in the conference room of his restaurant, Le Bernadin, in New York, Tuesday, May 17, 2016.Ripert recalls an uphill climb to culinary greatness in an engrossing new memoir, 32 Yolks. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Chef Eric Ripert, sniffs the truffles in the kitchen of his restaurant, Le Bernadin, before the lunch service, in New York, Tuesday, May 17, 2016.
Part of Bourdain’s new life was his second wife Ottavia Busia who — according to a deeply comprehensive New Yorker profile — was introduced to Bourdain as his career was sky-rocketing by his bosom buddy Eric Ripert.
“I had finally started dating,” he explains with a grin.
“And a girlfriend said, ‘Wow, you’re good-looking, you should be a model!
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