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10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Julia Child

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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 . . .

Sifted: Stuffed Oreos, Boozy Pops and Crazy Compost Cookies

5 Hot Links We’re Loving:

  1. Oreo stuffed chocolate chip cookies are big in size and deliciousness. Picky Palate pulled a switcharoo and reduced the size (but not the flavor) with her warm baked chocolate chip cookie stuffed Oreos.
  2. Boozy ice pops are the perfect adult treat for a hot summer day. We’ll take one (or two) of Daisy’s World’s bellini pops, please.
  3. Celebrate Julia Child’s 100th birthday and #CookForJulia.  Crispy Bits n Burnt Ends beautiful rendition of Julia’s lobster soufflé and deviled chicken is inspiration to join in on the fun.
  4. Tie dye frosting adds a groovy swirl to your favorite cupcakes. Mel’s Kitchen Cafe shows you how.
  5. How Sweet It Is’ Crazy Confetti Compost Cookies certainly live up to their name. Chocolate, pretzels, chips, heath bar, peanut butter chips, coffee — oh my!

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Celebrating Julia Child’s 99th Birthday

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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