About Alain Coumont | Jean-Pierre Gabriel

Alain Coumont

Alain Coumont is the founder and chief creative officer of Le Pain Quotidien, a bakery that opened in Belgium in 1990 and has since evolved into a chain of 172 restaurants worldwide. He began his career working as a chef with Michel Guérard, Georges Blanc, and Joël Robuchon. Coumont lives with his family near Montpellier, France. Jean-Pierre Gabriel is a Gourmand Cookbook award-winning author and photographer. Le Pain Quotidien is their first book together. @alaincoumont @jeanpierregabriel.cc

A grated carrot salad piled on a wooden cutting board with two lemon wedges.

Grated Carrot Salad

Yoohoo, you who’s trying to eat more healthfully, start cramming carrots in your pieholes with this satisfying little number.