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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Culinary Institute of America and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Culinary Institute of America, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Culinary Institute of America include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Culinary Institute of America alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Culinary Institute of America are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Culinary Institute of America.

This list below has a variety of graduates in it, from Anthony Bourdain to Cat Cora.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Culinary Institute of America?” and “Which celebrities are Culinary Institute of America alumni?”

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Anthony Bourdain is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Anthony Bourdain Television producer, TV chef, Screenwriter

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Cat Cora is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Cat Cora TV chef, Chef

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Rocco DiSpirito is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Rocco DiSpirito TV chef, Author, Chef

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Richard Blais is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Grant Achatz is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Michael Symon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Michael Symon TV chef, Chef

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Marcel Vigneron is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Michael Chiarello is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Michael Chiarello Screenwriter, Presenter, Chef

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Duff Goldman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Duff Goldman Pastry chef, TV chef, Chef

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Sara Moulton is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Sara Moulton TV chef, Author, Writer

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Chef Anton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Chef Anton Magician, Chef

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John Besh is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
John Besh TV chef, Chef

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Marcel Desaulniers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Marcel Desaulniers TV chef, Chef

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Harold Dieterle is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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David Burke is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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David Carmichael is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Michael Mina is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Roy Yamaguchi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Todd English is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Todd English Entrepreneur, Restaurateur, Author

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Alfred Portale is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Nate Appleman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Jill Davie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Jill Davie TV chef, Chef

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Michael Paré is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Michael Ruhlman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Michael Ruhlman Author, Writer

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Wilo Benet is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Wilo Benet Chef

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Ilan Hall is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Ilan Hall Television producer, Chef

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Alex García is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Walter Scheib is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Anne Burrell is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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David Adjey is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Scott Conant is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Kerry Simon is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Steve Ells is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Steve Ells Businessperson, Chef

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Michael Smith is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Spike Mendelsohn is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Dean Fearing is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Larry Forgione is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Christina Machamer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Rick Moonen is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Kelly Liken is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Rajat Parr is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Rajat Parr Sommelier

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George Morrone is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Tina Pickett is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Bryan Voltaggio is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Charlie Palmer is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Dan Coudreaut is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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L. Timothy Ryan is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Jérôme Bocuse is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni

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Jim Loper is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Culinary Institute Of America Alumni
Jim Loper