Gordon James Ramsay Jr.
8 November 1966
|Education||North Oxfordshire Technical College|
|Style||French / Italian / British|
Tana Ramsay (m. 1996)
Gordon James Ramsay //; born 8 November 1966) is a Scottish chef, restaurateur, and television personality. He is known for his television cooking shows where he helps restaurants improve. He was awarded an OBE by Queen Elizabeth II in 2006.(
Cooking career[change | change source]
Ramsay's flagship restaurant, the Restaurant Gordon Ramsay in Chelsea, London, has three Michelin stars, and has had them since 2001. He has invested in several other restaurants, trained their chefs and designed their menus. His restaurants have been awarded 16 Michelin stars in total and currently hold 7.
Television[change | change source]
- Hell's Kitchen, where chefs compete against each other in challenges set by Gordon Ramsay. The last chef remaining wins a prize.
- Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares is a show where Ramsay goes to a struggling restaurant and helps it improve.
- Hotel Hell is similar to Kitchen Nightmares. Ramsay visits a small hotel and helps it improve.
- Future Food Stars is a show similar to The Apprentice UK, where contestants compete to win an investment from Gordon Ramsay.
References[change | change source]
- "Gordon Ramsay". TVGuide.com. Retrieved June 23, 2014.
- Michelin 2014. London restaurants & hotels, p283.
- "Michelin Starred". Gordon Ramsay Restaurants.
- Vines, Richard (16 March 2009). "Ramsay Wins 13th Michelin Star as Chef Counts Cost of Expansion". Bloomberg. Archived from the original on 7 September 2013. Retrieved 25 October 2011.
- Tony, Bonnici (2 October 2013). "Ramsay's latest nightmare as New York restaurant loses star appeal". The Times. London. Retrieved 2 October 2013.