Chepina Peralta, pioneer of TV cooking, passed away

Cooking shows were always a reason people turned on the TV in the morningSince the 70s, various personalities have become famous for their many recipes that they made on the small screen.

RIP! Chepina Peralta, pioneer of TV cooking, passed away

One of those personalities was the famous Chepina Peralta, who is one of the pioneers of TV cooking in Mexico and many imitated his model to create recipes on other broadcasters over the years, but none were successful.

Chepina Peralta enjoyed popularity until the beginning of the new millennium, his appearances were less and less and he retired to rest at home.

But today, Mexican cuisine is in mourning, as they reported that Chepina Peralta died at the age of 90 due to natural causes, This was announced by his son-in-law Jorge Fernández de Lara to the web portal where Chepina, a pioneer of cooking programs on television.

Chepina Peralta was an icon on TV

Lucía Josefina Sánchez Quintanar, better known as Chepina Peralta, was one of the first to cook on television in programs such as “La Cocina de Chepina”, “Cocinando con Chepina”, “Chepina en tu cocina”, “Her daily menu”, “Sal y Pimienta” and others that she had.

In his career on TV, Chepina made more than 7 thousand programs on television and another 9 thousand more on the radio; In addition to collaborating with the Veytia y Anguiano Foundation for 33 consecutive years and being the author of cooking magazines and 13 books.

“An icon of television, pioneer and promoter of Mexican gastronomy through its TV and radio spots, #ChepinaPeralta passed away today at the age of 90. We send our condolences to family and friends ”, posted on social networks the Mixed Fund for Tourism Promotion of CDMX.

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