French police have questioned world-renowned chef Joël Robuchon as part of an investigation into an alleged embezzlement scheme in the Relais & Chateaux hotel chain. According to the AFP, police also questioned a former French education minister; specifics on how the men are related to the investigation were not released. Former Relais & Chateaux chairman Regis Bulot was arrested in November on charges of fraud and money laundering. Bulot is suspected of embezzling about $2 million.
Eater’s holiday banquet celebrates the food traditions we return to in memory, time and time again
With a few simple hacks — a gravy boat, chopped herbs, and a taper candle or two — your holiday celebration can look like a million bucks