Who, when and for which he received the official title of "Benefactor of Humanity" Life of Mr. Appert



Who, when and for which he received the official title of "Benefactor of Humanity" Life of Mr. Appert Nicolas Francois Upper came from a family langedokskogo prosperous merchant and moneylender. A Languedoc on the French proverb - birthplace cunning. However, the father of our hero left the field, where he was for a short time amassed a considerable fortune, and moved with the family to Paris.

There he became the master of that restaurant on the Champs Elysees and began to create culinary wonders of the ancient recipes. For example, such a thing. Pig in 30 seconds lowered into boiling water, then bacon, garlic, stuffed fillet of rabbit, goose or capon, and baked at low heat.

 Who, when and for which he received the official title of "Benefactor of Humanity" Life of Mr. Appert Nicolas Franois Upper Parisians took to the cheers delicatessens Mr. Appert, Sr., and by that time, his son Nicholas became the successor institution, it has brought considerable revenue.

Following the precepts of his father, he went on to recreate traditional dishes, bringing in their own "flavor". For he commanded: "Recipe - is only a guide to action, but using the same recipe, each cook will cook in its own way!" Wisely what to say.

In short, it took not much time, when instead of one at the restaurant heir was already a few. And all were bursting with visitors gourmets. Upper Nicola, increasing father's business, successfully used blood donations parent: he was extremely attentive to the conditions and situations, inquiring mind and persistent in achieving goals.

By becoming the supplier of the royal court, Mr. Upper skillfully used the political conjuncture and timing of the names of their delicious dishes to the relevant events and persons. For example, once Napoleon Bonaparte appointed a prize of 12000 francs to anyone who will provide long-term safety of food supplied to the army to prevent hunger in conquests. This Upper made him an offer that the monarch could not refuse.

 Who, when and for which he received the official title of "Benefactor of Humanity" Life of Mr. Appert True, that was preceded by years of experience and even seen the scientific conference at which the science is far from Nicolas Francois, pretty bored, interested in the idea of sealed products subjected to heat treatment.

After years of experimentation, he invented ... canned food (meat, meat and vegetables, fruit and even milk, in particular, condensed milk). But it would be more accurate to say that re-invented, as a stew of duck, as it turned out much later, was given his final journey Pharaoh Tutankhamun ... And in 1809 the achievement was presented to Napoleon himself.

 Who, when and for which he received the official title of "Benefactor of Humanity" Life of Mr. Appert Tradition tells us that Appert managed to feed the Emperor of cans, sealed from three to six months before. Well, this man deserves a prize (not one of the previous contenders for it was in the Bastille). But in addition, Napoleon granted him the title of "Benefactor of Humanity". What do you think was behind that?

 
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