"Inexperienced home cooks and those in a hurry to put dinner on the table will appreciate this friendly, accessible collection."
“A comprehensive collection of everyday recipes that will encourage anyone who is short on time, but still interested in cooking fabulous food at home.”
—Library Journal, starred review
"You might just learn a few breezy techniques for weeknight French-style dining with this new one from Pépin."
“It’s very good...I’m now so loyal to him that I’ve been cooking from it every night.”
—The New York Times
“Even a James Beard award–winning celebrity chef sometimes likes to whip up a low-stress dish—though quite a few of the 250 recipes in Jacques Pepin Quick & Simple may entice more ambitious cooks.”
“Packed with more than 200 recipes, this book would make a great resource for busy young people who are just beginning their kitchen adventures.”
“The recipes stand the test of time; this book will become a classic in your kitchen.”
—Food & Wine
“For all his accomplishments, he never wavers from his goal of showing that anyone, regardless of ability or resources, can cook well, and enjoy the process.”
—The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
“This update of a cookbook Pepin published in 2001 belongs on the bookshelf of anyone who has to regularly put dinner on the table for themselves and their families.”
—Town & Country