Monocle 24: The Menu


Arts, Food

Chart Positions

Food 73

Our guide to the world of food, drink and entertaining, The Menu serves up interviews with the world’s most creative chefs, introduces the makers behind the scenes and the ingredients that will soon be landing on your restaurant table.


The pastry master

October 7th, 2016

Episode 449 of 453 episodes

We meet world-famous pastry chef Dominique Ansel, who shot to international fame with the invention of the cronut, and hear how his playful ideas have helped his business expand from New York to Tokyo – and now London. Meanwhile, we talk to Giuseppe Lavazza about the new phase of his coffee empire and discover Donna Hay’s favourite recipe. Plus: the week’s US industry news from our friends at Food Republic.