PBS, on the cusp of the hottest trends of 2008, has created an Auto-Tune remix of some classic clips of Julia Child. If this makes the master of French cooking more accessible to the kids, we certainly endorse it. Check out the T-Pain au Chocolat of music:
Happy birthday, Julia Child. We really appreciate you.
Today we’re celebrating the 100th anniversary of Julia Child’s birth. Honor the queen of French cuisine by reciting Julia quotes all day long (in your best high-pitched Julia voice, of course), watching classic videos (like this one: Julia and the Chicken Sisters), browsing bloggers’ best Julia dishes, making a fancy French feast and by memorizing some Julia Child trivia to recite to anyone who will listen.
Better get started. Did you know . . .
Celebrate Julia Child and the flavors of summer with her Pan-Fried Burger recipe.
Today would have been Julia Child’s 99th birthday. We’re just as devoted to Julia and her love of classic cooking technique now as we ever were, and celebrate her birthday this year with one of her simplest recipes. Julia’s pan-fried burger is deliciously juicy and perfect for summer.
Get the easy recipe below, and catch a special episode of Chefography: Julia Child tonight at 8pm ET on Cooking Channel. Happy Birthday, Julia!
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Does this "Ideal Bookshelf" look like the one in your kitchen?
This print Ideal Bookshelf 102: Cooking by Jane Mount on art site 20×200 caught our eye, and made us realize that we haven’t had a good cookbook round up in a while…
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The holidays are a time for rejoicing, but they also happen to be a time for feasting. Cooking Channel and Food Network teamed up with Barneys New York to celebrate all the glorious gluttony of the season in their “Have a Foodie Holiday” window display for 2010.
Barneys creative director Simon Doonan and team created delicious displays overflowing with inspiration from foodie culture. Check out which star chefs joined in the fun after the jump.
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We were in need of a little JC pick-me-up, so we decided to bring back Caption It. Are you game? **UPDATE: We have a winner. See below…**
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Everyone has their own favorite Julia Child memory. But for many fans, Dan Aykroyd’s impersonation of her on Saturday Night Live is the most beloved. Enjoy, and Happy Birthday Julia!
If you missed our gallery of food bloggers cooking their favorite Julia Child recipes, check it out here!
You asked for it, and we dug it up. Get to know your birds with Julia!
Birthday countdown: TWO MORE DAYS.
Laura Calder's Baked Onions With Vinaigrette
“The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for the steak to cook.” — Julia Child
Amen, Julia, we couldn’t agree with you more. So toss the 100-calorie packs of whatever snacks you’ve got, pour the Diet Coke down the drain, and let’s take a look at our favorite rich, French food. Low-fat, schmo-fat, I say.
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