People from coast to coast are searching for their favorite celebrity chefs. Maine is looking for Martha, Alaska is looking for Alton and Wisconsin is in love with Paul Hollywood. Here’s how each chef stacks up.
(Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, New Mexico, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia)
Anthony Bourdain’s untimely passing hasn’t dimmed the spotlight on his work. Bourdain is still the most popular celebrity chef in the U.S., known for his food-based travel series as well as several books about his adventures. He drew us in every time with compelling stories and daring cuisine that took us out of our comfort zones.
(Arkansas, Alaska, Colorado, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Oregon)
No big surprise here—we love Alton. He’s constantly offering up new ways to think about food and inventive ways to prepare it. Curious about his personal favorites? Read about his guilty-pleasure meal here.
(Alabama, Delaware, Mississippi, New Hampshire, Tennessee)
Like many celebrity chefs on this list, Anne Burrell got her start on Iron Chef. Since being a sous chef, Anne has gone on to star in many of her own shows, including Worst Cooks in America and Chef Wanted with Anne Burrell. We can’t get enough of the sparkle she brings to our screens.