Michel Roux Jr

Two Michelin starred chef Michel Roux Jr is a familiar face to viewers, having appeared as a judge in five series of BBC Two’s MasterChef: The Professionals, as well as presenting Michel Roux’s Service (BBC Two), in which he transformed a group of young novices into top-tier front-of-house waiters and sommeliers.

Most recently, Michel explored the life and influence of his great culinary hero, Georges Auguste Escoffier in BBC Four’s The First Master Chef: Michel Roux On Escoffier.

There will be lots of new and exciting recipes and ingredients for viewers to try at home
Michel Roux Jr

Off screen, Michel is an award-winning chef and restaurant proprietor whose culinary credentials are amongst the best in the business.

In Food & Drink Series 2, Michel will be revealing his trade secrets, as well as cooking up a range of mouth-watering dishes. Alongside drinks expert Kate Goodman and a host of guest chefs and contributors, Michel will also be exploring the latest trends and consumer issues in the culinary world, and celebrating quality cooking from a range of disciplines and styles.

Michel says: “There will be lots of new and exciting recipes and ingredients for viewers to try at home and some surprising modern twists to traditional dishes. There is nothing I am more passionate about than excellent food and drink and I am excited to embark on this culinary journey.”

Michel’s recipes for the series will also include his blackberry and apple soufflé, duck a la rhubarb, and some very special homemade hotdogs.