Teaser Tuesday: Twitch Announces Julia Child Marathon

Teaser Tuesday: Twitch Announces Julia Child Marathon

Starting today at 5 p.m., there will be a world-renowned chef masquerading as a gamer girl. Gamer-streaming site Twitch has announced that it will stream all 200+ episodes of The French Chef, officially expanding its reach (like so many others) in to content offerings. I found this little nugget to be a GREAT excuse to [...]

#QuotableMondays: Learn Your Craft ‘Until it Belongs to You’

#QuotableMondays: Learn Your Craft ‘Until it Belongs to You’

Our Julia Child pizza, "Only Child," is one of my favorites of the bunch. The recipe offers a twist on an old favorite—chicken piccata—and can be put atop a pizza or served on it's own. Healthy, flavorful and awesome. Today I stumbled upon a quote from frequent Child collaborator and chef extraordinaire Jacques Pepin that applies [...]

#QuotableMondays: Top Chef’s Gregory Gourdet Talks Jacques & Julia

#QuotableMondays: Top Chef’s Gregory Gourdet Talks Jacques & Julia

Although he's seen his fair share of ups and down on Season 12 of Bravo TV's "Top Chef," Gregory Gourdet has made it all the way to the final three. I interviewed Gourdet for an upcoming piece at TheBacklot.com, which will be posted this Wednesday. Of all the irreverent weeks of themed shows, Gourdet says the Julia Child episode was one of his [...]

“Then one day w…

"Then one day when I was just starting at Restaurant Daniel in New York City, working in the downstairs kitchen, and turning apples, or something ridiculously French like that, one of the chefs called down for some mise en place. As I raced upstairs and turned the corner, there was Julia Child. I was frozen… [...]