List of famous food experts with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

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Just as the name suggests, food experts are doyennes in the field of ‘food’ and are part of a world multi-billion dollar trade; the food industry. Starting from chefs, food critics, food lawyers, food scientists, restaurateurs, food microbiologists, nutritionists, food photographers or even farmers for that matter, food experts can be divided into any of these categories. From Doug Brochu to Heston Blumenthal and Pam Anderson to Andrew Zimmern, these personalities personify everything related to ‘food’ and are earning big bucks in this creative and dynamic industry. Food experts are trained to give advice on and conduct research on the quality of food and important food safety norms. Nutritionists are a type of food expert, who give insightful details and tailor-made diet charts for people who are either looking to gain weight, lose weight or who are simply suffering from certain ailment that requires them to change their food habits. Food experts are also veteran chefs, who have had decades of experience in professional kitchens and who ingeniously come up with several novel recipes. Food critics and columnists who provide information about crème-de la-crème restaurants and food are also food experts as they have an astute sense of food and its appeal. Here is a compilation of biographies of some of the most famous food experts, learn more fascinating facts and details about them with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

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Marcela ValladolidMarcela Valladolid
(American)

Grant AchatzGrant Achatz
(American)
Gesine Bullock-PradoGesine Bullock-Prado
(American)
Action BronsonAction Bronson
(American)

Duff GoldmanDuff Goldman
(American)
Ina GartenIna Garten
(American)
Mario BataliMario Batali
(American)

Lidia BastianichLidia Bastianich
(Italian,American)
Ainsley HarriottAinsley Harriott
(British)
Robert IrvineRobert Irvine
(American)

Paula DeenPaula Deen
(American)
Anne BurrellAnne Burrell
(American)
Heston BlumenthalHeston Blumenthal
(British)

Alex GuarnaschelliAlex Guarnaschelli
(American)
Aarón SanchezAarón Sanchez
(American)
KelisKelis
(American)

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Rick SteinRick Stein
(British)
Graham ElliotGraham Elliot
(American)
Cat CoraCat Cora
(American)

Andrew ZimmernAndrew Zimmern
(American)
Rachel KhooRachel Khoo
(Malaysian)
Keith FloydKeith Floyd
(British)

Tom ColicchioTom Colicchio
(American)
Rick BaylessRick Bayless
(American)
Delia SmithDelia Smith
(British)

Gary RhodesGary Rhodes
(British)
Richard BlaisRichard Blais
(American)
Michael SymonMichael Symon
(American)

George CrumGeorge Crum
(American)
Vikas KhannaVikas Khanna
(Indian)
Carla HallCarla Hall
(American)

Tyler FlorenceTyler Florence
(American)
Damaris PhillipsDamaris Phillips
(American)
Thomasina MiersThomasina Miers
(British)

Hugh Fearnley-WhittingstallHugh Fearnley-Whittingstall
(British)
Alice WatersAlice Waters
(American)
Amanda FreitagAmanda Freitag
(American)

George CalombarisGeorge Calombaris
(Australian)
Fanny CradockFanny Cradock
(British)
Christina MachamerChristina Machamer
(American)

Jeff MauroJeff Mauro
(American)
Bobby DeenBobby Deen
(American)
Gary MehiganGary Mehigan
(Australian,British)

Raymond BlancRaymond Blanc
(French)
Anna OlsonAnna Olson
(Canadian)
Rocco DiSpiritoRocco DiSpirito
(American)

Martin YanMartin Yan
(American)
Graham KerrGraham Kerr
(New Zealander)
Manu FeildelManu Feildel
(French)

Ettore BoiardiEttore Boiardi
(American)
Michael VoltaggioMichael Voltaggio
(American)
Paul PrudhommePaul Prudhomme
(American)

Simon RimmerSimon Rimmer
(British)
Antony Worrall ThompsonAntony Worrall Thompson
(British)
Scott ConantScott Conant
(American)

Jennifer PatersonJennifer Paterson
(British)
Stephanie IzardStephanie Izard
(American)
Ming TsaiMing Tsai
(American)

James BeardJames Beard
(American)
Levi RootsLevi Roots
(British)
John BeshJohn Besh
(American)

Ken HomKen Hom
(American)
Charlie TrotterCharlie Trotter
(American)
Marcel VigneronMarcel Vigneron
(American)

Dan BarberDan Barber
(American)
Bryan VoltaggioBryan Voltaggio
(American)
Ruth Graves WakefieldRuth Graves Wakefield
(American)

Pat NeelyPat Neely
(American)
Michael MinaMichael Mina
(Egyptian,American)
Sean SasserSean Sasser
(American)