Jacques Pépin French pronunciation: [ʒak pepɛ̃] is a French–American chef, television personality, and author. Since the late 1980s, he has appeared on French and American television and written an array of cookbooks that have become best sellers. Pépin was a longtime friend of the American chef Julia Child, and their 1999 PBS series Julia and Jacques Cooking at Home won a Daytime Emmy Award. He has been nominated 24 times for James Beard Foundation Awards, and in 2004 received the Légion d'honneur, France's highest order of merit.
This week "Sunday Morning," hosted by Jane Pauley, features our annual holiday "Food Issue" exploring all things epicurean. On the menu: Susan Spencer talks with researchers about nutrition and brain.. CBS News - Published
With four decades on television and two dozen cookbooks, chef Jacques Pépin has been influencing American tastes and techniques for generations. Jane Pauley talks with Pépin about his culinary.. CBS News - Published