Author and Chef Julia Child Dies

Posted on August 13, 2004

Author and chef Julia Child has passed away at age 91 in her home in California. Julia Child loved french cooking which she taught in her TV shows and many of her cookbooks including The French Chef Cookbook, Mastering the Art of French Cooking and From Julia Child's Kitchen.

She described cooking as an art form: "In spite of food fads, fitness programs, and health concerns, we must never lose sight of a beautifully conceived meal."

Source: USA Today, BBC
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