"Don't overcook the fish," Julia Child warned.

But perhaps the most invaluable tip that came during this cooking session, and documented in this 1961 file photo: Don't overcook the fish. Is it any surprise that it always seemed as if Julia was winning one award or another? Read this 1992 piece on yet another award being bestowed on the legend. RECENT & RELATED L.A. Times Food Editor Russ Parsons: "Julie, Julia and me: I tell all" Movie review: 'Julie & Julia' does it right 'Julie & Julia' whets foodies' appetites Top TV and movie chefs (and cooks)
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