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Bernard Loiseau
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    (January 13, 1951-February 24, 2003)
    Acted in 'Jet Set (2000)'
    Wrote 'L'Envolee des Saveurs' and 'Trucs'
    He was a hard-driven perfectionist.
    He did not like to travel.
    He devoted entire days and nights to perfecting one meal, often becoming temperamental.
    He killed himself with a shotgun after his score dropped from 19.5 out of 20 down to 17 out of 20.
    His devoted wife's attempts to cheer him up after the 'low score' apparently failed.
    He left his three children fatherless.
    He was a three star chef in France.
    He opened a restaurant in Japan.
    He and his wife inherited the La Cote d'Or inn (1982) and formed a hobby of remodeling it.
    He preferred using ingredients acquired from local farmers and purveyors.
    His trademarks were to use no flour, spices, cream or stocks to bring out natural flavors.
    He started his chef apprenticeship at Troisgros in Rouanne at seventeen.
    He was the first French chef to list his company on the French stock exchange.
    He won a Brillat-Savarin prize and was awarded Best Gourmand Book for his two books.
    One of his books sold over 50,000 copies.
    He was the second chef ever to receive the Legion of Honor from the President of France.

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