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Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You  

Logan Rapp
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We're all obsessed with celebrity chefs. At any moment in the world, there is at least one television on, and it's playing Chopped. So when you're thinking about the famous TV chefs you'd like to cook for you, a handy list of the best celebrity chefs is probably exactly what you need to jump start your foodie brain waves! Take a look at this list of celebrity chefs with the best food, vote up those you wish were your own person chef for a day (or even just a meal) and downvote the ones who you think might serve you raw chicken or something else gross. 

Are you a big fan of some of the greats, like Wolfgang Puck or Jamie Oliver? The latter's cooking has had a focus on not only being delicious, but making sure that the food is actually healthy for you as well, which is always a plus. Or maybe you're more of the punk type, and want to get Nadia G's humor as well as tasty comfort food? No matter what your food preferences are, this list of famous chefs with the best food will have something for you to enjoy! Whether you want to travel the world trying out new foods with Anthony Bourdain, or intense high-end cuisine like Gordon Ramsay, you'll find what you're looking for!

So scroll on down and get to voting for the greatest television chefs on the Food Network and beyond! Whether you want a beef Wellington or some kind of butter-filled Paula Deen concoction, let the world know with your votes.
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Gordon Ramsay is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 52
Gordon James Ramsay, Jr, OBE is a Scottish born British chef and restaurateur.His restaurants have been awarded 15 Michelin stars in total and currently hold 14. His signature restaurant, ...more
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Alton Brown is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 56
Alton Crawford Brown is an American television personality, celebrity chef, author, actor, and cinematographer. He is the creator and host of the Food Network television show Good Eats, host of ...more
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Bobby Flay is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 54
Robert William "Bobby" Flay is an American celebrity chef, restaurateur, and reality television personality. He is the owner and executive chef of several restaurants: Mesa Grill in ...more
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Anthony Bourdain is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
Dec. at 61 (1956-2018)
Anthony Michael Bourdain is an American chef, author, and television personality. He is a 1978 graduate of the Culinary Institute of America and a veteran of numerous professional kitchens, ...more
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Wolfgang Puck is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 69
Wolfgang Johannes Puck is an Austrian-born American celebrity chef, restaurateur, and occasional actor. Wolfgang Puck restaurants, catering services, cookbooks and licensed products are run by ...more
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Emeril Lagasse is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 59
Emeril John Lagasse is an American celebrity chef, restaurateur, television personality, and cookbook author. A regional James Beard Award winner, he is perhaps most notable for his Food Network ...more
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Jamie Oliver is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 43
James Trevor "Jamie" Oliver, MBE is an English celebrity chef, restaurateur, and media personality known for his food-focused television shows, cookbooks and more recently his global ...more
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Alexandra Guarnaschelli is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
JenniPowell added age 47
Alexandra "Alex" Guarnaschelli is a celebrity chef and executive chef at New York City's Butter restaurant and was executive chef at the award-winning The Darby restaurant before its ...more
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Guy Fieri is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 51
Guy Fieri is an American restaurateur, author, game host, and television personality currently working for Food Network. He co-owns five restaurants in California and is known for his television ...more
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Giada De Laurentiis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 48
Giada Pamela De Laurentiis is an Italian-born American chef, writer, television personality, and the host of the current Food Network television program Giada at Home. She also appears regularly ...more
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Aarón Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
analise.dubner added age 43
Aarón Sánchez is a chef; he is the executive chef and part-owner of the restaurant Centrico, and former owner of the Mexican restaurant Mestizo in Kansas City. He has appeared on ...more
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Tyler Florence is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 47
Tyler Florence is a chef and television host of several Food Network shows. He graduated from the College of Culinary Arts at the Charleston, South Carolina, campus of Johnson & Wales ...more
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Ina Garten is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 71
Ina Rosenberg Garten is an American author, Emmy Award winning host of the Food Network program Barefoot Contessa, and former White House nuclear policy analyst. Known for designing recipes with ...more
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Anne Burrell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 49
Anne W. Burrell is an American chef, TV personality, and was an instructor at the Institute of Culinary Education in New York City until 2007. She is the host of the Food Network show Secrets Of ...more
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Marcus Samuelsson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
JenniPowell added age 49
Marcus 'Joar' Samuelsson is an Ethiopian-born, Swedish-raised chef and restaurateur.
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Nigella Lawson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 59
Nigella Lucy Lawson is an English journalist, broadcaster, television personality, gourmet, and food writer. She is the daughter of Nigel Lawson, the former Chancellor of the Exchequer, and ...more
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Rachael Ray is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 50
Rachael Ray is an American television personality, businesswoman, celebrity chef and author. She hosts the syndicated daily talk and lifestyle program Rachael Ray, and three Food Network series. ...more
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Hisham Baeshen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
MostafaElgammal added Hisham Baeshen 30

Hisham a Saudi cooking chef who started his career as a food blogger in 2014.

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Mario Batali is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 58
Mario Francesco Batali is an American chef, writer, restaurateur and media personality. In addition to his classical culinary training, he is an expert on the history and culture of Italian ...more
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Ming Tsai is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 54
Ming Tsai is an American restaurateur, television personality, and celebrity chef of fusion cuisine. Tsai currently hosts Ming's Quest, a cooking show featured on the Fine Living Network, and ...more
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Tom Colicchio is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 53
Thomas Patrick "Tom" Colicchio is an American celebrity chef. He co-founded the Gramercy Tavern in New York City, and formerly served as a co-owner and as the executive chef. He is ...more
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Paula Deen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
age 72
Paula Ann Hiers Deen is an American celebrity chef and cooking show television host. Deen resides in Savannah, Georgia, where she owns and operates The Lady & Sons restaurant with her sons, ...more
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Richard Blais is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
JenniPowell added age 47
Richard Blais, perhaps most recognizable as winner of Top Chef All Stars, is known for his innovative take on classic American cuisine. He is an American chef, reality show contestant, ...more
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Lidia Bastianich is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
jemcat added age 72
Lidia Matticchio Bastianich is an American celebrity chef, television host, author, and restaurateur. Specializing in Italian and Italian-American cuisine, Bastianich has been a regular ...more
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James Beard is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Celebrity Chefs You Most Wish Would Cook for You
Mitchell123456 added James Beard