Rene Redzepi

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Birthday
16, 1977
Birthplace
Denmark
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
16, 1977 (age 41)
Birthplace
Denmark

About

This chef's Michelin star-rated Copenhagen restaurant, Noma, won Restaurant Magazine's Best Restaurant in the World Award in 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2014.

Before Fame

At the beginning of his culinary career, he worked at the famous Copenhagen restaurants Pierre André and Kong Hans Kaelder and at the Spanish restaurant El Bulli.

Trivia

He is credited with inventing the New Nordic Cuisine subcategory of New Danish Cuisine.

Family Life

He grew up in Denmark and Macedonia as the son of a Danish mother and a Macedonian-Albanian father.

Associated With

In 2001, he trained with world famous chef Thomas Keller (the owner of California's French Laundry restaurant).