Jacques Pepin – I taped my first series…

I taped my first series for PBS in 1982 at WJCT-TV in Jacksonville, Florida…


“I taped my first series for PBS in 1982 at WJCT-TV in Jacksonville, Florida. The show, called ‘Everyday Cooking with Jacques Pepin,’ was about saving time and money in the kitchen – and it was a celebration of simple and unpretentious food.”
-Jacques Pepin

Jacques Pepin – I cooked at the White…

I cooked at the White House for Easter, last year, with Michelle Obama. But it…


“I cooked at the White House for Easter, last year, with Michelle Obama. But it more had to do with cooking from the organic garden, and her message. I took my daughter and granddaughter there, and they were really charming, it was great.”
-Jacques Pepin

Jacques Pepin – I say: If you don’t…

I say: If you don’t know how to cook, I’m sure you have at least…


“I say: If you don’t know how to cook, I’m sure you have at least one friend who knows how to cook. Well, call that friend and say, ‘Can I come next time and can I bring some food and can I come an hour or two hours ahead and watch you and help you?'”
-Jacques Pepin

Jacques Pepin – This June, I’ll travel once…

This June, I’ll travel once again to the Food and Wine Magazine Classic in Aspen…


“This June, I’ll travel once again to the Food and Wine Magazine Classic in Aspen, Colorado. For many years, my dear friend Julia Child and I have teamed up to teach classes together at the event for the past seven years, my daughter, Claudine, has been my cooking partner on stage.”
-Jacques Pepin