Julia Child’s cooking show ‘The Julia Child Challenge’ is all ready to hit the screen. It is set to entertain the audience. The makers of the show wanted to pay a tribute to the American chef with the help of the show. The name of the show was finalized after it got a seal of approval from the Julia Child Foundation for Gastronomy and Culinary Arts.
All you need to know about Julia Child
Julia Carolyn McWilliams, popularly known as Julia Child was born on August 13, 1912, in Pasadena, California, US. She was well-known for bringing French cuisine to the American public. Her debut cookbook ‘Mastering the Art of French Cooking’ dropped in the year 1961. The book is 726 pages long.
Julia Child made some great contributions to the food industry. Before becoming a chef, she also worked as a copyrighter for the advertising department of W. & J. Sloane. She made a huge impact on American households.
She starred in various television shows like ‘Julia Child & Company’, ‘Julia Child & More Company’ and ‘Dinner at Julia’s’. For her book ‘Julia Child and More Company’, she even bagged a National Book Award in Category Current Interest.
More Details about Julia’s show
In the cooking show, we will witness eight chefs going against one another in a couple of high-stakes cooking challenges that will in a way honor the legendary Julia. All the contestants that will be on the show are some huge fans of the cooking queen.
We will closely get to follow the story of each contestant as they put forward some delicious dishes in front of the judges. We get to see what impact did Julia have on their lives. Another great thing is that we will get to see all these contestants in a kitchen that will be quite similar to the one in which Julia cooked food herself.
The contestants will be recreating Julia’s famous dishes in the cooking show and that too only with the ingredients that were used by the chef then. During the process of cooking a meal, they will be guided by video footage of Julia on a television screen.
Who will be on the judging panel of the show?
In the forthcoming show, we will see Antonio Lafaso playing the role of head chef. The other judges are as follows: Molly Baz, the senior associate food producer at Bon Appetit, Cliff Crooks, host of the ‘Chef Boot Camp’ and ‘Top Chef’ star Brooke Williamson.
Where can you watch ‘The Julia Child Challenge’?
The show ‘The Julia Show Challenge’ will be coming out on Food Network at 9 pm ET/PT. You can give it a watch from March 14, 2022. Apart from this, you can catch the show on other channels like FuboTV, Sling, dsicovery+, and Philo.
This show will be like a treat for all the fans of Julia Child out there. We can’t wait to see the show. If you enjoy watching cooking shows, then this might be your cup of tea. Stay tuned for the latest updates.