Quote of the Week: Julia Child

August 13, 2014 marks 10 years since the death of pioneering foodie Julia Child. The beloved chef and author of 'Mastering the Art of French Cooking' passed away two days before her 92nd birthday, leaving behind a delicious legacy of buttery goodness and quotable quotes. Bon appétit!
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"The only time to eat diet food is while you're waiting for the steak to cook." -- Julia Child

In the world of cooking, no one stands quite as tall as Julia Child. She made the culinary arts accessible by her exuberance and willingness to fail and try again. Her zest for food is perhaps only topped by her unique and loving delivery of quips about cooking and life that we’ve all come to adore.

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