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May 18th is National Cheese Souffle Day so whip out your aprons and let’s bake. But first how about learning from the masters just how to make a cheese souffle.

In today’s post, watch 3 of my favorite culinary chefs demonstrate just how to make a cheese souffle. And discover their tips for how to make the perfect souffle.

Julia Childs Teaches How to Make a Cheese Souffle

Julia Child’s Tip. For drama, you choose a dish that’s a little too small, so that the soufflé puffs into a collar.

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Jacques Pépin Teaches How to Make a Cheese Souffle

Jacques Pépin’s tip. Use the egg whites right away or they’ll deflate. (

Gary Mehigan (MasterChef World) Teaches How To Make a Cheese Souffle

Gary Mehigan’s Tip. Refrigerate the buttered molds so the butter will set.

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Have you ever tried making a souffle? Any tips you can share?