Shame and Fish: The Embarrassing and Tragic Story of François Vatel

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Shame and Fish: The Embarrassing and Tragic Story of François Vatel

Tuesday, 20 August

In this episode, Ben and Noel dive into the story of François Vatel, a majordomo who was tasked with organizing an extravagant royal banquet in 1671. With 2,000 attendees expected, among them many high-ranking French dignitaries, the pressure was high. Tune in to find out the ridiculous and tragic story of what happened next. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
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