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A Pastry Master Chef responds to the Proust Questionnaire – A Le Village.com’s exclusive

Christophe Michalak - Plaza Athénée Paris 2012

Christophe Michalak – Pastry Master Chef at “Plaza Athenee” Hotel in Paris responds to the Proust Questionnaire filtered through the exclusive prism of Levillage.com

The former Pastry Cook World Champion and coach of the French team that won the World Pastry Championship in 2009, treasures kindness and honesty.

What is your favorite virtue?
Kindness

What is your favorite quality in a man?
Honesty

What are your favorite qualities in a woman?
Fidelity

What do you most value in your friends?
Generosity

What do you consider your most marked fault?
Impatience

What is your favorite hobby?
To create cakes!

What is your idea of happiness?
Stop putting on weight

If not yourself, what would you choose to be?
A super hero, like Batman

Where would you like to live?
Thailand

What is your favorite color?
Currently charcoal grey

What is your favorite flower?
Roses, preferably reds

What is your favorite bird?
The eagle

What is your favorite poet?
Victor Hugo

What is your favorite musician?
U2

What is your favorite painter?
Salvador Dali

Who is your favorite hero in real life?
Nelson Mandela

Who are your favorite heroines in real life?
My wife

What is your favorite dish?
Asparagus risotto

What is your favorite beverage?
Still water

What are your favorite names?
Hector for a boy and Rose for a girl

Which talent would you like to be most gifted with?
Teleportation anywhere I want

What is your motto?
Elegance, balance and emotion; the three rules to make a good cake!

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THE PLAZA ATHÉNÉE, PARIS, IS CELEBRATING 100 YEARS OF HISTORY

Situated on the renowned Avenue Montaigne, footsteps away from the Champs Elysées, The Plaza Athénée is celebrating 100 years of conviviality and gastronomy at its best. Since 1913, the hotel has remained one of the symbols of traditional French hospitality, spectacular dining and Parisian glamour.

To celebrate this milestone, The Plaza Athénée is organizing a few major events for its guests: On Saturday April 20th, to commemorate the...

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