CNN announced it and from that moment the world went into shock: the famous chef and food critic Anthony Bourdain has died at the age of 61. The cook, who was a star in the television of the united States, presented the program to Parts Unknown, which he talked about food and travel, and was broadcast via CNN.
The chef was in France filming new episodes for their program. His close friend and also a French chef, Eric Ripert, found him in his hotel room in Strasbourg.
Who was Anthony Bourdain?
Bourdain, born in New York city, was married, had a daughter and was considered one of the greatest chefs in the world. Tony, as they called their nearby, worked for culinary programs of CCN, was also host of the program Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations, aired by Discovery Travel & Living; he delved into gastronomic literature published in major media like The New York Times, The Times and The Obersever.
His love for cooking took us to see great delights
His passion for food is inherited from the family of his father, coming from France. He studied at Vassar College and the Culinary Institute of America, where he graduated with honors in 1978.
But its originality to convey the feeling of the smells and flavors of food around the world was unique.
His death has taken by surprise the whole world
By means of a press release, CNN announced: “with great sadness we can confirm the death of our friend and colleague, Anthony Bourdain. His love for adventure, new friends and good food and drink and their extraordinary stories about the world, what did a narrator of stories.” In addition, they stated that the cause of his death could have been suicide, and apparently left a note.
Bourdain will continue to live in the heart of every one of his followers
The Internet is filled with stories with his legendary presence in the food and writing, demonstrating that Bourdain not only cooked delicious, but also baked a little love in the hearts of every one of the people who knew him.