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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Gordon Ramsay Gordon Ramsay
British, Scottish

Ayesha Curry Ayesha Curry
Canadian, American

Bobby Flay Bobby Flay
American
Guy Fieri Guy Fieri
American

Julia Child Julia Child
American

Giada De Laurentiis Giada De Laurentiis
Italian, American

Debi Mazar Debi Mazar
American

Rachael Ray Rachael Ray
American

Alton Brown Alton Brown
American

Curtis Stone Curtis Stone
Australian

Candace Nelson Candace Nelson
Indonesian

Linda Park Linda Park
South Korean

Typhoid Mary Typhoid Mary
Irish, American
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George Crum George Crum
American

Jiro Ono Jiro Ono
Japanese
Angelo Georgalli Angelo Georgalli
New Zealander
Koren Grieveson Koren Grieveson
Angolan, American

Antoni PorowskiAntoni Porowski
Canadian

Paul HollywoodPaul Hollywood
British

Lisa FaulknerLisa Faulkner
British
Grant AchatzGrant Achatz
American

Prue LeithPrue Leith
South African

Robert IrvineRobert Irvine
American

Marcela ValladolidMarcela Valladolid
American

Dom DeLuiseDom DeLuise
American
Action BronsonAction Bronson
American

Ainsley HarriottAinsley Harriott
British
Rachel KhooRachel Khoo
Malaysian

Aarón SanchezAarón Sanchez
American

Bruno KirbyBruno Kirby
American
Mario BataliMario Batali
American

Paula DeenPaula Deen
American
Rick SteinRick Stein
British

Ina GartenIna Garten
American

Christina TosiChristina Tosi
American

Lidia BastianichLidia Bastianich
Italian, American

Ted AllenTed Allen
American
KelisKelis
American

Masaharu MorimotoMasaharu Morimoto
Japanese

Heston BlumenthalHeston Blumenthal
British

Manu FeildelManu Feildel
French
Gesine Bullock-PradoGesine Bullock-Prado
American

George CalombarisGeorge Calombaris
Australian
Michael SymonMichael Symon
American

Geoffrey ZakarianGeoffrey Zakarian
American

Rick BaylessRick Bayless
American
Anne BurrellAnne Burrell
American

Graham ElliotGraham Elliot
American
Delia SmithDelia Smith
British

Cat CoraCat Cora
American

Alex GuarnaschelliAlex Guarnaschelli
American
Jason AthertonJason Atherton
British

Andrew ZimmernAndrew Zimmern
American
Keith FloydKeith Floyd
British

Gary MehiganGary Mehigan
Australian, British

Joël RobuchonJoël Robuchon
French

Carla HallCarla Hall
American
Duff GoldmanDuff Goldman
American
Antony Worrall ThompsonAntony Worrall Thompson
British

Nobu MatsuhisaNobu Matsuhisa
Japanese

Vikas KhannaVikas Khanna
Indian

Levi RootsLevi Roots
British
Fanny CradockFanny Cradock
British

Paul OakenfoldPaul Oakenfold
British

Shannon BennettShannon Bennett
Australian

Alain DucasseAlain Ducasse
Monacan

Jacques TorresJacques Torres
Algerian
Damaris PhillipsDamaris Phillips
American

Tyler FlorenceTyler Florence
American
Alice WatersAlice Waters
American

Antonio CarluccioAntonio Carluccio
Italian
Christina MachamerChristina Machamer
American
Gary RhodesGary Rhodes
British