12 Recipes Inspired by Julia Child

By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
August 1, 2014


I didn’t really know who Julie Child was until I watched the movie, “Julie and Julia.”  What an awesome movie!  And I have to say that her recipes sounded amazing!!!

In my recent visit to Foodie.com, I added a few recipes that sounded amazing and that were inspired by Julia Child.  The recipes ranged from main dishes to breads to side dishes to desserts.  I can’t wait to try making some of them for my family!

Check out 12 Recipes Inspired by Julia Child

by Shannon Gosney at Foodie.com

Which recipes inspired by Julia Child were your favorite?

This is a sponsored post with Foodie.com.  All opinions are mine.

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Shannon Gurnee is the author of Redhead Mom formerly "The Mommy-Files", a national blog with a loyal following. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Marriage, Family, and Human Development with a Minor in Business Management. Shannon and her husband, Frank, have a large family with 6 awesome kids and love living on the Central Coast near San Luis Obispo, California, as well as traveling around the world. A full-time Social Media and Professional Blogger, Shannon also serves as a National Brand Ambassador for many well-known companies. Her blog focuses on motherhood, family fun activities, traveling, fashion, beauty, technology, wedding ideas and recipes while providing professional opinions on products, performances, restaurants, and a variety of businesses.

40 Responses to “12 Recipes Inspired by Julia Child”

  1. Helen says:

    I too loved the movie, all her recipes inspire me. I’m always looking for great recipes and I’m going to try some of the ones you posted they sound simply yummy, thanks.

  2. mrsshukra says:

    I like Julia’s potato and leek soup recipe!

  3. Robin (Masshole Mommy) says:

    My mother used to watch this show every week when I was growing up. I have many fond memories.

  4. Jaime says:

    I loved Julia Childs. I want to try the pork chops recipe above!

  5. Liz Mays says:

    I spotted the blackberry pie bars right off the bat. I just kept coming back to them. YUMMY! She was quite something, wasn’t she?

  6. Julia and Julia was a great film. I would attempt to try the 12 hour bourgingone! (or however you spell it!)

  7. That cheese souffle looks to die for! Great roundup of recipes!

  8. Tess says:

    I love that movie!. Inspired me todo blogging. Love those recipes-looks good!

  9. Shell says:

    I’d love to try her cheese souffle. I love souffle though I’ve never made it myself.

  10. I still have not watched that movie, but should! The cheese souffle sounds really yummy!

  11. Pam says:

    I love souffle but I have never made one myself. That cheese souffle recipe looks great.

  12. Stefany says:

    I loved that movie. Her dishes all sound so difficult to me. It is good to see they aren’t all above my skills.

  13. Mitch says:

    I just remember the Amy Adams movie about Julia Child;s recipes. What a trail blazer Miss Child was! Thanks for this post!

  14. Debra says:

    I can say that I learned how to de-bone a chicken from watching her on TV. Her best advice was not to be afraid of the bird!

  15. All of the Julia Child recipes look amazing. I’m not a huge baker, but I may have to try one of her recipes. The chocolate mousse looks divine!

  16. Rachael says:

    I remember watching Julia Child on PBS. I love her recipes.

  17. Debbie Denny says:

    Remarkable woman she was. I loved that movie about her also.

  18. Dawn says:

    Holy moly. That cheese souffle is calling my name. I love Julia Child. She was so much fun to watch, and she always appeared to be hammered. I don’t know if she was, but that’s how she looked.

  19. Renee says:

    Just send the creme puffs my way! I have always wanted to try cooking one of her recipes. Thanks for the ideas.

  20. Laura says:

    I loved that movie. It was great and made me want to get back into my kitchen to cook!

  21. I haven’t seen the movie, and I don’t know much about Julia Child, but I do know what tastes good and some of her recipes look amazing. I should bake more. LOL

  22. I love those recipe inspired ideas. Julia Child was one of my favorite chefs and she sure knew how to create a masterpiece in the kitchen.

  23. Brett says:

    I haven’t seen this movie yet. I’ll have to watch it in the near future. By the way, these recipes look yummy.

  24. Christie says:

    Julia Child is such an icon! She made cooking so much fun!

  25. Tracey says:

    I love the movie Julie and Julia. I would like to try to make that cheese souffle. I

  26. Julia Child as such a great person! I would love to go through her whole cookbook like Julie did in the movie!

  27. My food site is on Mode/Foodie too! I had a great time with my Julia post. I just looooove her. I actually learned how to make homemade mayo by watching her older cooking shows.

  28. Rosey says:

    I thought that was a good movie too. I haven’t made a Julia Child recipe, but I have no clue why. Seems smart to give it a go, so many of them sound so good.

  29. I love a good Foodie collection! That website is one of my favorites.

  30. All of her recipes make my mouth water. I have never tried it but her cheese souffle sounds pretty tasty.

  31. I used to love watching her cook! I have never tried my hand at a souffle but I think its time! I can’t wait to try this recipe!

  32. Theresa says:

    I have always admired her recipes, but have never attempted them. They seem a bit too fancy for my limited culinary skills lol.

  33. Kendra says:

    I’m going to try the chicken dishes. They look divine.

  34. Great recipes! They all look really amazing.

  35. Oh, how I LOVE Julia! I’m really excited about the height you got on this bad boy! Kudos!

  36. Nancy says:

    I want to try her recipe for White Bread!

  37. I’ve actually never used any of her recipes in my life. Now that I have my own home and kitchen maybe I’ll try some of them!

  38. Amy Orvin says:

    Yum! I want to try all of these recipes.

  39. Kiwi says:

    I never saw the movie Julia and Julia. Thanks for sharing the food recipes there are a couple of interesting ones!

  40. CR Williams says:

    Don’t think I have heard as Julia Child as a cook.

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