Jacques Pépin Has a Few Problems With Hell’s Kitchen

Pépin the man.
Pépin the man. Photo: Melissa Hom

“The cruel rivalry and conflict depicted in ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ may be good for ratings, but it is unjust to dedicated cooks and unfair to the trade. In my opinion, nothing good enough to eat can be concocted under such conditions.” —Jacques Pépin probably isn’t going to guest-judge Gordon Ramsay’s show anytime soon. [Daily Meal via LAT]