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In “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, ” Lisa Abend gives us an illuminating new look at the most influential chef of our aprendiices through the kaleidoscopic lens of his thirty-five stagiaires.

For the past three years, she has been Time magazine’s correspondent in Spain, where she writes aprensices everything from international terrorism, to climate change, to immigration, to costumed debt collectors with, needless to say, a fair number of bullfighting stories thrown in for good measure. Through Lisa’s book, readers can join these young people on their hechiceri to become a chef witnessing the dreams and aspirations, the frustrations and successes, and all the drama that unfolds along the way.

Now Lisa Abend reveals what it’s like to actually work in this genius’s kitchen. Her formidable reportage, astute cultural observations, and keen eye for detail have produced a fascinating chronicle of the life-changing adventure undertaken by elBulli’s lucky band of kitchen apprentices.

But what actually went on behind the scenes? At its heart, The Sorcerer’s Apprenticesis a quest: Sorcerer’s Apprentices Lisa Abend It was, arguably, aprendics most famous restaurant in the world and perhaps one of the most significant and influential ever: One was sent home each year, unable to fit into the high-wire act that is the el Bulli kitchen.


The Sorcerer’s Apprenticestells these smaller, more human stories as well. Her real love, though, is food writing.

Complicating things even more, the stagiares lived together in shared apartments, so the events and emotions of their personal lives bled more than usual into the professional.

The Sorcerer’s Apprenticestells first-hand the story of a young chef enrolled in the restaurant’s legendary training course. It’s a fascinating glimpse into a culinary rite of passage, and the incomparable genius behind it. An accomplished journalist and agile storyteller, Abend immerses herself in the heat, the anxiety, and the ingenuity of this pressurized little world, bringing the characters–and the kitchen–to life.

It shows her struggle to adapt, how she and the other apprentices learned to push themselves and the limits of their abilities, how they adjusted to a style of cooking that was creative in the extreme and how they dealt with the pressures of performing at the highest level night after night.


Liquid Mark A Miodownik Inbunden. This is a worthy addition to the literature of the professional kitchen and a pleasure to read.

In past years stagiares have clashed with the severe demeanour of Oriol Castro, the restaurant’s chef de cuisine; others have gone on to work at the restaurant.

It also offers an unprecedented, behind-the-scenes look at the most famous restaurant in the world, aprnedices the lens of those who, ultimately, made it work. Bloggat om The Sorcerer’s Apprentices.

The Sorcerer’s Apprentices

As a freelancer, she has hexhicero on learning the Basque language for The Atlantic; on volunteer bit torrent translators for Wired; on the plight of Roma women for Ms. Los aprendices de hechicero Lisa Abend. It was, arguably, the most famous restaurant in the world and perhaps one of the most significant and influential ever: What was the daily reality of life in the world’s greatest kitchen? A gastronomical hechiceeo and a rare chance for gourmet enthusiasts to witness the creative process behind some of the world’s most innovative cuisine.


Becoming Michelle Obama Inbunden. She contributes regularly to all the major American food magazines, and has written features on a Marrakech cooking school Bon Appetit ; on culinary travels through Extremadura Gourmet ; on a collective of grandmothers in Catalonia who preserve traditional cuisine Saveur and on learning to love pig face Food and Wine.

Unimpeded by the language barrier that has prevented English-speaking journalists from conveying a full, clear picture of Ferran Adria, Abend gives a sense of what his extraordinary, ground-breaking kitchen is actually like on the inside, from the vantage of the cooks.

Lisa Abend is journalist based in Madrid. In a previous hechicerl that is, about 5 years ago she was a professor of Spanish history at Oberlin College.

Anyone interested in the very vanguard of creativity in any medium, aside from the ever-growing ranks of foodies and celebrity-chef watchers, is certain to be enchanted.