13/04/2011 12:24 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

Jean-Christophe Novelli: Cooking Mums Are The Hub Of The Home

Jean Christophe Novelli, voted 'the world's sexiest chef', has another reason besides his accent and looks to be in our good books - he loves his mum and thinks mums (who cook!) are the centre of the home. Take a look at our exclusive video.

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