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Chefs' Secrets & Cooking Philosophies | Julia Child, Devin Alexander, & Emeril LagasseCompiled by Vicki McClure Davidson
Julia ChildFirst female chef on television; had numerous acclaimed cooking shows, namely The French Chef and Julia and Friends. Was the first chef to take the intimidation out of French cooking for her American audience; extremely popular because of her lighthearted approach to cooking. Won a Peabody award and an Emmy; was a popular television icon for decades. Her Mastering the Art of French Cooking cookbook was hailed by critics and remains a best seller, as have been a great many of her other cookbooks. Died in 2004.
Extracted from: Child, Julia (in collaboration with E. S. Yntema), Julia Child & Company, Alfred A. Knopf, NY, NY, 1978.
Extracted from: Child, Julia, The Way to Cook, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1993.
Extracted from: Child, Julia, From Julia Child's Kitchen, Alfred A. Knopf, NY, NY, 1982.
Extracted from: Child, Julia, Julia's Kitchen Wisdom: Essential Techniques and Recipes from a Lifetime of Cooking, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 2000.
Devin AlexanderExecutive chef at Café Renee Catering in Los Angeles and food writer; is considered a healthy eating expert and is the author of the new book Fast Food Fix.
Extracted from: Bouchez, Colette, Chefs' Secrets for Healthier Cooking, WebMD website (http://www.webmd.com/diet/features/chefs-secrets-for-healthier-cooking).
Extracted from: ABC News, "Recipe: Devin Alexander's Big Mac Makeover," April 27, 2006, (http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Recipes/story?id=1892372&page=1).
Popular, Emmy-nominated and James Beard Award-winning television chef who specializes in Louisiana (primarily Creole and Cajun) cooking; chef at and/or owner of many acclaimed restaurants; has written a number of best-selling cookbooks and has been one of the most often-watched chefs on The Food Network; frequently uses the catch phrases "Bam!" and "Let's kick it up a notch." His TV cooking shows have included Emeril, How to Boil Water, Emeril Live, and Essence of Emeril.
Extracted from: Lagasse, Emeril, Emeril's TV Dinners: Kickin' It Up a Notch with Recipes from Emeril Live and Essence of Emeril, William Morrow Cookbooks, NY, NY, 1998.
Extracted from: Kinsman, Kat, AOL Food, "Grilling Tips, Emeril Grills," (http://food.aol.com/grilling/emeril).
Extracted from: BrainyQuote.com, "Emeril Lagasse," (http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/e/emerillaga214407.html).
Extracted from: Woodard, Stephanie, Ladies Home Journal website, "Secrets from All-Star Chefs," (www.lhj.com/lhj/story.jhtml;jsessionid=FS 1GWYIRN3UPXQFIBQPSBHQ?storyid=/templatedata/lhj/story/data/1185313451001.xml&categoryid=/templat edata/lhj/category/data/1131381265026.xml&page=4).
Extracted from: Kinsman, Kat, AOL Food, "Q&A with Emeril Lagasse," (http://food.aol.com/emeril).
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