Tag: Cooking Shows

Basics & Tips

Our Mentors

Thank goodness for PBS and their T.V. cooking shows in the ‘70’s, 80’s and ‘90’s.  What would I have done without them! Julia Child, Jacques Pepin, Pierre Franey “first you take the chicken”, Anne Willan, Keith Floyd (for his infectious joy of food and sense of the ridiculous), Lorenza di Medici and Lidia Bastianich to name a […]

Basics & Tips

Food Networks Are Everywhere

One of the things we find absolutely fascinating (when we stagger back to our rented flat/home after a day of sightseeing, museum or gallery visits, etc.), after we pour ourselves a large glass of wine, is to relax with a favourite guilty pleasure; watching local cooking shows. It’s amazing how much one learns about the culture […]