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François Payard is a third generation French Pastry Chef. He cultivated his passion for the art of pastry as a child in his grandfather’s acclaimed shop on the Riviera, Au Nid des Friandises. François grew up surrounded by the delicious classic French pastry in the tradition carried on by his parents and grandparents for over fifty years. François traveled to world to learn the smells and flavors of many different cultures. While spending time in New York City The James Beard Foundation named François “Pastry Chef of the Year” in recognition of his accent on flavor combined with a unique sense of pastry design. François’ childhood dream of opening his own restaurant became a reality. At the Lexington Avenue bistro, François strived to innovate and perfect his work while contributing his ideas and passion to the field of pastry. He was awarded “Pastry Chef of the Year” by the Bon Appétit Food & Entertainment Awards and again three years later by the International Pastry Competition Committee-Beaver Creek. The French Government honored François with the prestigious Ordre du Mérite Agricole, Medal of Honor by the French Government. François opened his flagship store on New York's Upper East Side. It is a Patisserie, Bar and Bistro, bringing back some of the great delights from the original Payard. Not just a chef, François is also the author of the popular cookbooks “Bite Size: Elegant Recipes for Entertaining”, “Simply Sensational Desserts”, “Chocolate Epiphany: Exceptional Cookies, Cakes, and Confections for Everyone”, and “Payard Desserts”. François is also a member of the City Harvest Food Council, which brings together over 75 of New York City's top chefs, restaurateurs and food industry professionals to aid in the fight against

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Speaking Topic
Chefs, Chefs Pastry, Chefs With Cookbook, Male
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