S6 EP4: ERIC LANLARD - show notes
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S6 EP4: ERIC LANLARD - summary
Join Olly as hears about the remarkable career of master pâtissier Eric Lanlard, covering the royal family, Madonna’s wedding cake, the best chocolate in the world and being one of the first commercial passengers to travel into space!
S6 EP4: ERIC LANLARD - timeline
09:00 - Eric made the wedding cake for the marriage of Madonna and Guy Ritchie in 2000 …
09:22 - … and the birthday cakes for the Queen Mothers 100th and 101st birthdays.
15:38 - Eric was one of the first customers of Virgin Galatic
19:31 - Eric says the best chocolate in the world is form Valrhona
21:20 - Eric says the most influential person in his life is the chef Marie-Antoine Carême
24:04 - Françoise Hardy and Brigitte Bardot are some of Eric’s favourite French singers
25:15 - Eric’s most memorable meal was at Marco Pierre White’s Harveys restaurant
26:28 - Olly gives Eric a bottle of Iona Chardonnay 2017 Elgin. The average price is £16 per bottle.