How do you become a Michelin chef?
well, my ambition in life is to become a Michelin star chef, so
to become one you must apply for it, and then you will be judged
and may or may not be awarded the star.
First, you attend a world class culinary arts school to become a
Then, if you have what it takes, you may land a job in a well
respected kitchen being trained
by an experienced Chef. Hopefully, you will learn much and
progress through the various stations in the kitchen. Perhaps then,
you will be ready to move on to your first head Chef
position. If you're good ... really good, and your food is
exceptional, you might be able to
qualify for a star.
You earn that star for your restaurant by being among the best
of the best.
If this is a question from a US-based person...
The FIRST thing you must do to be a Michelin chef is to have a
restaurant in New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco or Las
Vegas. A Michelin chef is one whose restaurant is in the Michelin
Guide, and those are the only four US cities where there are