Senses: May 2008 Archives
Three quotes from the synthesis:
- "Cooking is a language through which all the following properties may be expressed: harmony, creativity, happiness, beauty, poetry, complexity, magic, humour, provocation and culture."
- "The information given off by a dish is enjoyed through the senses; it is also enjoyed and interpreted by reflection."
- "Knowledge and/or collaboration with experts from different fields (gastronomic culture, history, industrial design, etc.,) is essential for progress in cooking. In particular collaboration with the food industry and the scientific world has brought about fundamental advances. Sharing this knowledge among cooking professionals has contributed to this evolution."