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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Action BronsonAction Bronson
(American)
Robert IrvineRobert Irvine
(American)

Andrew ZimmernAndrew Zimmern
(American)
Mario BataliMario Batali
(American)
Aarón SanchezAarón Sanchez
(American)

Rachel KhooRachel Khoo
(Malaysian)
Gesine Bullock-PradoGesine Bullock-Prado
(American)
Paula DeenPaula Deen
(American)

Lidia BastianichLidia Bastianich
(Italian,American)
Ina GartenIna Garten
(American)
KelisKelis
(American)

Emeril LagasseEmeril Lagasse
(American)
Heston BlumenthalHeston Blumenthal
(British)
Alex GuarnaschelliAlex Guarnaschelli
(American)

Michael SymonMichael Symon
(American)
Rick SteinRick Stein
(British)
Carla HallCarla Hall
(American)

Graham ElliotGraham Elliot
(American)
Anne BurrellAnne Burrell
(American)
George CalombarisGeorge Calombaris
(Australian)

Delia SmithDelia Smith
(British)
Cat CoraCat Cora
(American)
Marcela ValladolidMarcela Valladolid
(American)

Gary MehiganGary Mehigan
(Australian,British)
Ainsley HarriottAinsley Harriott
(British)
Duff GoldmanDuff Goldman
(American)

Vikas KhannaVikas Khanna
(Indian)
Keith FloydKeith Floyd
(British)
Alice WatersAlice Waters
(American)

Grant AchatzGrant Achatz
(American)
Rick BaylessRick Bayless
(American)
Damaris PhillipsDamaris Phillips
(American)

Amanda FreitagAmanda Freitag
(American)
Scott ConantScott Conant
(American)
Jeff MauroJeff Mauro
(American)

Tyler FlorenceTyler Florence
(American)
Hugh Fearnley-WhittingstallHugh Fearnley-Whittingstall
(British)
Richard BlaisRichard Blais
(American)

Graham KerrGraham Kerr
(New Zealander)
Tom ColicchioTom Colicchio
(American)
Manu FeildelManu Feildel
(French)

Stephanie IzardStephanie Izard
(American)
Anna OlsonAnna Olson
(Canadian)
John BeshJohn Besh
(American)

Levi RootsLevi Roots
(British)
Ming TsaiMing Tsai
(American)
Tom AikensTom Aikens
(British)

Paul PrudhommePaul Prudhomme
(American)
Raymond BlancRaymond Blanc
(French)
James BeardJames Beard
(American)

Martin YanMartin Yan
(American)
Simon RimmerSimon Rimmer
(British)
Jennifer PatersonJennifer Paterson
(British)

Gary RhodesGary Rhodes
(British)
Ettore BoiardiEttore Boiardi
(American)
Christina MachamerChristina Machamer
(American)

Michael VoltaggioMichael Voltaggio
(American)
Fanny CradockFanny Cradock
(British)
Antony Worrall ThompsonAntony Worrall Thompson
(British)

Rocco DiSpiritoRocco DiSpirito
(American)
Charlie TrotterCharlie Trotter
(American)
Wylie DufresneWylie Dufresne
(American)

Pat NeelyPat Neely
(American)
Sean SasserSean Sasser
(American)
Dan BarberDan Barber
(American)

Sara MoultonSara Moulton
(American)
George CrumGeorge Crum
(American)
Bobby DeenBobby Deen
(American)

Michael MinaMichael Mina
(Egyptian,American)
Marcel VigneronMarcel Vigneron
(American)
Jose GarcesJose Garces
(American)