Before and even up to this day, people always love savoring mouth watering dishes. This is the main reason why a lot of people are studying culinary arts in order to know how to make delicious food items, and how to present them deliciously to the eyes of the eaters. These professionals will then become chefs after finishing the course. There are millions of chefs all over the world. However, only few of them have managed to establish their reputable names in the food industry. In fact, some of them became celebrity chefs.
In this regard, here are the 10 world’s high caliber celebrity chefs that you should know:
10. Nobu Matsuhisa
Nobu Matsuhisa has the real name of Nobuyuki Matsuhisa, and he is a Japanese celebrity chef. He was born in Japan, but he is constantly moving from one country to another because of the fact that he owns a number of renowned restaurants all over the world. Good examples are the Nobu Mexico City, Nobu Los Angeles, Matsuhisa Athens, and Nobu Perth. He became famous in combining South American food ingredients to the traditional Japanese ones.
9. Bobby Flay
With the real name of Robert William Flay, this American celebrity chef is also a famous reality show host and restaurateur. He is an award winning chef who captured New York Magazine Gael Greene’s Restaurant of the Year – Mesa Grill, James Beard Foundation’s Rising Star Chef, and French Culinary Institute Outstanding Graduate Award.
8. Alain Ducasse
Born in France, Alain Ducasse is a Monegasque celebrity chef who owns a number of restaurants worldwide. In case you don’t know, he is the very first chef in the world who owns a restaurant that is rated with 3 stars by Michelin Guide. This restaurant of him is called Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester. La Trattoria, 59 Poincare, Le Grill, and the La Cour Jardin are just some of his renowned restaurants.
7. Tom Colicchio
Thomas Patrick Colicchio is the real name of Tom Colicchio. This American celebrity chef became extremely famous after he became the head judge of the entire seasons of most watched American cooking reality show, Top Chef. Some of his restaurants are the Topping Rose House, Craftbar, Riverpark, Craftsteak, and the Craft.
6. Todd English
William Todd English is a famous American celebrity chef who is currently living in Boston, Massachusetts. He is the proud owner of the world renowned restaurant named Olives. Aside from being a celebrity chef and restaurateur, he is also a popular television personality. He has a television show titled “Food Trip with Todd English”.
5. Rachael Ray
In the year 2008, Rachael Ray was declared to be the highest-earning chef in the world. This American celebrity chef has the real name of Rachael Domenica Ray. Aside from being a chef, she is also an author, businesswoman, and television personality. Thirty-minute dishes are her expertise.
4. Wolfgang Puck
With the real name of Wolfgang Johannes Puck, this American celebrity chef is an Austrian-born one. He is amongst those most sought after chefs in the world today. Aside from being a chef, he is also into acting occasionally. His restaurants are also recognized by the Michelin Guide namely the CUT Beverly Hills and the Spago Beverly Hills.
3. Gordon Ramsay
Gordon Ramsay bears the real name of Gordon James Ramsay. He is a British celebrity chef who was born in Scotland. In his career as a world renowned chef, he already acquired 3 Catey Awards. He is a famous author of books that have something to do with food. Some of the published books he had written were Gordon Ramsay’s Sunday Lunch and Gordon Ramsay’s Passion for Flavour.
2. Paula Deen
She’s an American celebrity chef who has already published a number of recipe books such as The Lady & Sons Savannah Country Cooking, which features delicious traditional dishes of South Americans. Some of her top class restaurants are the Own Shephard’s Finest, Uncle Bubba’s Oyster House, and The Lady & Sons restaurant.
1. Mario Batali
His real name is Mario Francesco Batali, and he is a very famous American celebrity chef who also happens to be a writer, media personality, and restaurateur. He is also an award winning chef. Some of his awards are Best Chef: New York City, given by James Beard Foundation, Michelin Guide Award, and the Culinary Hall of Fame.
These are the 10 world’s high caliber celebrity chefs that you should acknowledge. Each one of them surely deserves the acknowledgment of every individual.