From Brooklyn hot dogs to Manhattan’s most chic restaurants, Alain Ducasse reveals a palette of flavors, colors, images and aromas from all four corners of the globe: his own gourmet New York. This beautiful work of photographic reportage reveals his favorite spots, his special finds and his gourmet delights. Alain Ducasse reveals New York’s finest products, the histories of places and people and his encounters with them throughout this personal culinary voyage around New York, a city with an important place in Alain Ducasse’s heart. J’aime New York is a treasure trove for all lovers of beauty, goodness, and truth, whether here or elsewhere in New York and beyond.
“Travel is one of my greatest passions. Not simply for my love of discovery and pastures new, but also for the pleasures of “stumbling across” objects, products, or unusual, novel ways of doing things; it all stimulates my curiosity before inhabiting my memories, imagination and pleasures.”