Glamour Puds

Episode Guide

Series 2 Episode Guide

Who was Careme?

Series 2 · Episode 1

Eric begins his journey by visiting Michel Roux Jnr at his Michelin Star restaurant Le Gavroche.

French Revolution

Series 2 · Episode 2

Eric examines the humble beginnings of Careme, who was abandoned as a child in Paris during the revolution.

The Rise of the Celebrity Chef

Series 2 · Episode 3

The Napoleonic wars almost crushed Europe, but Britain and Russia had the last laugh when Paris fell.

Napoleon's Wedding

Series 2 · Episode 4

Eric takes a local tour of famous Viennese coffee houses, finding out about the history of the famous café culture in this beautiful city.

The Russians Are Coming

Series 2 · Episode 5

Eric’s journey of discovery takes him to St Petersburg where he cooks a chocolate Faberge egg for the captain to pay for his passage.

The Congress of Vienna

Series 2 · Episode 6

Joined by historian Kate Williams, Eric learns about Careme’s role in the Congress of Vienna, where he cooked for the most influential politicians and aristocrats of the time.

Vienna and the Spoils of War

Series 2 · Episode 7

Eric takes a local tour of famous Viennese coffee houses, finding out about the history of the famous café culture in this beautiful city.

Regency Britain

Series 2 · Episode 8

Eric hears how the victorious British loved French food again after the Victory over Napoleon at Waterloo.

Careme in Russia

Series 2 · Episode 9

Eric's journey of discovery takes him to St Petersburg where he cooks a chocolate Faberge egg for the captain to pay for his passage.

Careme's Legacy

Series 2 · Episode 10

Eric discovers how Careme ended his days cooking for the most powerful family in the world.