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

Guy Fieri Guy Fieri
American
Julia Child Julia Child
American

Bobby Flay Bobby Flay
American
Rachael Ray Rachael Ray
American
Giada De Laurentiis Giada De Laurentiis
Italian, American

Alton Brown Alton Brown
American
Curtis Stone Curtis Stone
Australian

Candace Nelson Candace Nelson
Indonesian
Typhoid Mary Typhoid Mary
Irish, American

Jiro Ono Jiro Ono
Japanese

Angelo Georgalli Angelo Georgalli
New Zealander
Robert IrvineRobert Irvine
American
Duff GoldmanDuff Goldman
American
Action BronsonAction Bronson
American

Dom DeLuiseDom DeLuise
American
Ina GartenIna Garten
American
Mario BataliMario Batali
American

Aarón SanchezAarón Sanchez
American
Paula DeenPaula Deen
American
Marcela ValladolidMarcela Valladolid
American
Lidia BastianichLidia Bastianich
Italian, American

Gesine Bullock-PradoGesine Bullock-Prado
American
Rick SteinRick Stein
British
KelisKelis
American

Heston BlumenthalHeston Blumenthal
British
Graham ElliotGraham Elliot
American
Cat CoraCat Cora
American
Delia SmithDelia Smith
British

Anne BurrellAnne Burrell
American
Alex GuarnaschelliAlex Guarnaschelli
American
Ainsley HarriottAinsley Harriott
British

Rick BaylessRick Bayless
American
Grant AchatzGrant Achatz
American
Keith FloydKeith Floyd
British
Andrew ZimmernAndrew Zimmern
American

Gary MehiganGary Mehigan
Australian, British
George CalombarisGeorge Calombaris
Australian
Vikas KhannaVikas Khanna
Indian

Tyler FlorenceTyler Florence
American
Michael SymonMichael Symon
American
Rachel KhooRachel Khoo
Malaysian
Alice WatersAlice Waters
American

Hugh Fearnley-WhittingstallHugh Fearnley-Whittingstall
British
Scott ConantScott Conant
American
Manu FeildelManu Feildel
French

Jeff MauroJeff Mauro
American
Damaris PhillipsDamaris Phillips
American
Amanda FreitagAmanda Freitag
American
Raymond BlancRaymond Blanc
French

James BeardJames Beard
American
Paul PrudhommePaul Prudhomme
American
Simon RimmerSimon Rimmer
British

Richard BlaisRichard Blais
American
Fanny CradockFanny Cradock
British
Carla HallCarla Hall
American
Antony Worrall ThompsonAntony Worrall Thompson
British

Tom ColicchioTom Colicchio
American
Gary RhodesGary Rhodes
British
Graham KerrGraham Kerr
New Zealander

Ming TsaiMing Tsai
American
Stephanie IzardStephanie Izard
American
Christina MachamerChristina Machamer
American
Martin YanMartin Yan
American

Tom AikensTom Aikens
British
Bobby DeenBobby Deen
American
Levi RootsLevi Roots
British

Michael VoltaggioMichael Voltaggio
American
Rocco DiSpiritoRocco DiSpirito
American
Ettore BoiardiEttore Boiardi
American
Ruth Graves WakefieldRuth Graves Wakefield
American

Anna OlsonAnna Olson
Canadian
John BeshJohn Besh
American
Colombe Jacobsen-DerstineColombe Jacobsen-Derstine
American

Charlie TrotterCharlie Trotter
American
Thomasina MiersThomasina Miers
British
Jennifer PatersonJennifer Paterson
British
Sara MoultonSara Moulton
American