Bertineau Moves From Balthazar to Benoit

Pierre Schaedelin.
Pierre Schaedelin. Photo: Getty Images

Just a few months after Balthazar announced that Philippe Bertineau would be its new head chef, Diner’s Journal reports that the former Payard toque is moving to Alain Ducasse’s Benoit. He’ll replace Pierre Schaedelin, who took over in December of 2008. [Diner’s Journal/NYT]