mitterrand mitterrand  /ˈmi tə ˌrɔnd/

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  • (n) French statesman and president of France from 1981 to 1985 (1916-1996)

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  1. Movie Review: 'Haute Cuisine' -- 2 stars

    "Haute Cuisine" tells the real-life story of Danièle Delpeuch, who was for a time the private chef of former French president François Mitterrand.
    on September 20, 2013     Source: amNewYork

  2. Movie Review: ‘Haute Cuisine,’ About Mitterrand’s Private Cook

    Christian Vincent’s “Haute Cuisine” recounts the tenure of a private chef to President François Mitterrand.        
    on September 19, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. An Absurdly Compelling Tale of Culinary Ladder Climbing in Haute Cuisine

    Over time, French president François Mitterrand grew weary of the fancy foods being dished up by his chefs, and so it came to pass that a little-known provincial cook was invited, in the late 1980s, to take over the president's kitchen. In this diverting, fictionalized version of the stor...
    on September 18, 2013     Source: The Village Voice

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