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Why did Julia Child use electric burners?

I'm going to guess that it probably had something to do with the location of the TV show. Building a set with electric stoves and burners is a lot easier than running gas lines. Plus, lots of explosive gas around the electrical nightmare that would be most studios in the 60s and 70s would probably be a bad idea. This is all just a theory though. I know at the TV station we used to work, they used an electric range for mobility and safety, but that's small market TV, not "The French Chef."

Nov 11, 2010
armyofchuckness in Cookware