Irma S. Rombauer Quotes

Custard puddings, sauces and fillings accompany the seven ages of man in sickness and in health.






Please contribute by supplying a citation for this quote.

Irma S. Rombauer
Irma S. Rombauer
  • Born: October 30, 1877
  • Died: October 14, 1962
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Author

Irma Starkloff Rombauer was an American cookbook author, best known for The Joy of Cooking (1931), one of the world's most widely read cookbooks. Following Irma Rombauer's death, periodic revisions of the book were carried out by her daughter, Marion Rombauer Becker, and subsequently by Marion's son Ethan Becker. The Joy of Cooking remains in print, edited by members of the Rombauer–Becker family, and more than 18 million copies have been sold.

Trending Quotes