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Top chefs reveal the secrets of the powerful of this world

Paris : France | Jul 26, 2012 at 11:49 AM PDT
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Vladimir Putin's Meals are checked each time by a special taster, which is to protect the president against poisoning. Barack Obama hates beets. François Hollande told the other hand, remove the artichokes from the menu at the Elysee Palace. Such revelations were presented at the meeting of the club "Club des Chefs des Chefs" in Paris, as reported - telegraph.co.uk.

"Club des Chefs des Chefs" ("Heads Club Heads") is a group of 27 chefs to cook for presidents, prime ministers and monarchs. It was created 35 years ago at the initiative of Gilles Bragarda. This week in Paris, there is the occasional club meeting, where chefs will share their experiences.

On Tuesday, before the adoption of the chefs organized by the French president, François Hollande'a, Bragard revealed that President Putin model of medieval rulers to avoid poisoning, employs people who have it taste the meal before he proceeds to eat.

- Tasters still exist, but only in the Kremlin, where the doctor checks each dish with the chef - Bragard said.

Taking the chefs, Hollande is the sixth leader of France, for which Bernard Vaussion to cook. Previously he was Principal chef Nicolas Sarkozy, who was obsessed with healthy eating, and forbade the administration of the cheese, saying it was for him "too much". Cheese, however, triumphantly returned to the table, the current president of France.

In turn, Anton Mosimann, cook for a British prime ministers, he revealed that he was one day asked by Margaret Thatcher about cooking a meal, which could be taken then French President François Mitterrand. Mossiman prepared veal steak with morel mushrooms, which complimented Thatcher, adding that it was a very expensive dish.

White House representative at the meeting is Cristeta Comerford, who cooked for Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, and now prepares meals for Barack Obama. Comerford acknowledged that the U.S. president does not like beets, but beyond that he loves fruits and vegetables.

amagda is based in London, England, United Kingdom, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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