Boiling Point wins the Gourmand Book Award
by Nick Munier (with Esther McCarthy) wins the Gourmand Food Literature Award for Ireland.
Y Books are delighted to announce that Boiling Point: Adventures in the Restaurant Game by Nick Munier (with Esther McCarthy) has won the prestigious Gourmand Award for Ireland in the Food Literature category.
The book will represent Ireland in the Gourmand Best in the World Awards in March 2012. The results will be announced at the internationally renowned Paris Cookbook Fair.
Congrats to Nick and Esther!
Temperamental chefs, Michelin inspectors, difficult customers and TV cameras – it’s all in a day’s work for Nick Munier!
Masterchef Ireland Judge, Nick Munier, is ready to serve up some spice! As the front-of-house man who has worked at the coalface of some of the world’s top restaurants, Nick has witnessed the biggest celebrity chef hissy fits and the craziest exploits of customers. In this hilarious and revealing memoir, he lifts the lid on the bubbling pot of the restaurant trade and the egos, legends and chancers who thrive in it.
Boiling Point: Adventures in the Restaurant Game is published by Y Books, priced
€9.99/£7.99 trade paperback
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