American Masters

Women in Jacques Pépin's life were entrepreneurs and chefs

Clip: Season 31 Episode 5 | 24s

Iconic chef and teacher Jacques Pépin shares his Inspiring Woman - his mother. He also talks about the many women in his family who worked as chefs and ran restaurants. Share your story at pbs.org/InspiringWoman or using #InspiringWomanPBS.

Aired: 04/28/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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