Benoit Viollier, the most decorated chef in the world, whose restaurant «Hotel de Ville» in the vicinity of Lausanne was awarded three stars «of the Michelin Red guide», has become a victim of fraud.
As wrote on Sunday, 7 February, the Swiss newspaper Bilan, financial problems and caused the famous chef to suicide.
Body Viollier, who in December of last year ranked first in the TOP 1000 chefs planet, was found last week in his house. According to information of the edition, the famous cook contacted the scammers who took his money for the party elite wines that cost more than $ 20,000 per bottle, but the product is still not delivered.
Bilan claims that the deceivers were selling the same batch of several restaurants at the same time. Thus Viollier lost about two million dollars. However, we know that the chef he recently lost two loved ones, father and professional mentor that also could become the reason of suicide.