For me, the end of childhood came when the number of candles on my birthday cake no longer reflected my age, around 19 or 20. From then on, each candle came to represent an entire decade.
|Born||December 14, 1968|
|Nationality||British, Israeli, Italian|
Yotam Ottolenghi was born in Jerusalem and is a British-based chef, cookery writer and restaurant owner. His cooking style is a distinctive mix of Middle Eastern flavours - Syrian, Turkish, Lebanese, Iranian, Israeli and Armenian - with a western twist. His particular skill is in marrying the food of his native Israel with a wider range of incredible textures and flavours from the Mediterranean, Middle East and Asia.