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Jean-Georges Vongerichten
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    (1957- )
    Chef at Restaurant Lafayette at the Drake Hotel
    Head chef/Owner of Vong (1991), JoJo (1991), Lipstick Café (1992), Vong (London-November, 1995), Vong (Hong Kong-September, 1997), Jean-Georges (March 1997), Vong (Chicago-April 1999) and The Mercer Kitchen (July 1998)
    Winner of James Beard Restaurant Awards
    He published two cookbooks
    Married (September 22, 2004)
    While a chef in Thailand, his experimental pineapple tart was looked down upon by the Asian upper class.
    He created white pepper ice cream.
    He developed his famous herb-infused oil after seeing patrons scraping the sauces off his entrées.
    One critic labeled his innovative style 'enfant terrible of modern French cooking.'
    His restaurants are among the the most expensive.
    He is famed for creating the herb-infused oil.
    He began his education at the highly reputed cooking schools when he was 15.
    He moved to New York City in 1986.
    The New York Times gave his cooking a four star review.
    He says of his cooking: 'I just want people to leave with a mouth full of spices and pleasure.'
    He ranked #91 in Forbes Power List (2000).
    He has placed some of his recipes on the internet.
    Critics praise him as 'formidably gifted' and as a 'residential genius.'
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