Prosper Montagne

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Birthday
14, 1865
Birthplace
Carcassonne, France
Death Date
Apr 22, 1948 (82)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
14, 1865
Birthplace
Carcassonne, France
Death Date
Apr 22, 1948 (82)

About

French chef and author of several cookbooks, including the famous Larousse Gastronomique. He also served as editor-in-chief of Revue Culinaire.

Before Fame

He grew up in France and initially wanted to become an architect.

Trivia

He became a knight of the Légion d'Honneur.

Family Life

His father obtained the I'Hotel des Quatre-Saisons in Toulouse and brought him on as a chef.

Associated With

He influenced the culinary technique of Gaston Lenotre.