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

Guy Fieri Guy Fieri
American

Bobby Flay Bobby Flay
American
Julia Child Julia Child
American

Giada De Laurentiis Giada De Laurentiis
Italian, American

Rachael Ray Rachael Ray
American

Ayesha Curry Ayesha Curry
Canadian, American

Debi Mazar Debi Mazar
American

Alton Brown Alton Brown
American

Curtis Stone Curtis Stone
Australian

Linda Park Linda Park
South Korean
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Candace Nelson Candace Nelson
Indonesian

Ettore Boiardi Ettore Boiardi
Italian, American

Typhoid Mary Typhoid Mary
Irish, American

George Crum George Crum
American

Jiro Ono Jiro Ono
Japanese
Angelo Georgalli Angelo Georgalli
New Zealander

Koren Grieveson Koren Grieveson
Angolan, American

Action BronsonAction Bronson
American

Lisa FaulknerLisa Faulkner
British
Paul HollywoodPaul Hollywood
British

Alex GuarnaschelliAlex Guarnaschelli
American
Dom DeLuiseDom DeLuise
American

Rachel KhooRachel Khoo
Malaysian

Nadiya HussainNadiya Hussain
British

Geoffrey ZakarianGeoffrey Zakarian
American

Anne BurrellAnne Burrell
American
Bruno KirbyBruno Kirby
American

Marcela ValladolidMarcela Valladolid
American

Mario BataliMario Batali
American

Michael SymonMichael Symon
American
Paula DeenPaula Deen
American
KelisKelis
American

Heston BlumenthalHeston Blumenthal
British

Rick SteinRick Stein
British

Carla HallCarla Hall
American
Levi RootsLevi Roots
British

Grant AchatzGrant Achatz
American
Vikas KhannaVikas Khanna
Indian, American

Ina GartenIna Garten
American

Michael VoltaggioMichael Voltaggio
American
Lidia BastianichLidia Bastianich
Italian, American

Tom ColicchioTom Colicchio
American
Gesine Bullock-PradoGesine Bullock-Prado
American

Cat CoraCat Cora
American

Aarón SanchezAarón Sanchez
American
Marcel VigneronMarcel Vigneron
American

Ainsley HarriottAinsley Harriott
British
Prue LeithPrue Leith
South African

Bryan VoltaggioBryan Voltaggio
American

Gary RhodesGary Rhodes
British

Duff GoldmanDuff Goldman
American
Graham ElliotGraham Elliot
American

Keith FloydKeith Floyd
British

George CalombarisGeorge Calombaris
Australian

Andrew ZimmernAndrew Zimmern
American

Lorraine PascaleLorraine Pascale
British
Gary MehiganGary Mehigan
Australian, British

Jeff MauroJeff Mauro
American
Ming TsaiMing Tsai
American

Masaharu MorimotoMasaharu Morimoto
Japanese

Ilan HallIlan Hall
American
Clement FreudClement Freud
German, British

Delia SmithDelia Smith
British
Hugh Fearnley-WhittingstallHugh Fearnley-Whittingstall
British

Silvia CollocaSilvia Colloca
Australian, Italian
Amanda FreitagAmanda Freitag
American

Rick BaylessRick Bayless
American

Gail SimmonsGail Simmons
Canadian
Auguste EscoffierAuguste Escoffier
French

Richard BlaisRichard Blais
American
Joël RobuchonJoël Robuchon
French