French Chef’s Belief in Uniting Power of Food Rings Truer Following Tragedy

in Food & Wine, Gastronomy, MET News
December 9th, 2015

French Chef’s Belief in Uniting Power of Food Rings Truer Following Tragedy

The recent tragedy in Paris gave an even greater poignancy to the words delivered last month by legendary French chef Jacques Pépin during the celebration of MET’s 50th anniversary and Pépin’s 80th birthday, according to the MetroWest Daily News. Food “knows no political boundaries,” the Gastronomy and Food & Wine programs co-founder Pépin observed ahead of the terror attacks that brought solemn unity across the world. “Relationships, that’s what food is all about,” he said.

Read more about Pépin’s address during the MET 50th anniversary event at the MetroWest Daily News.