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Check Out Our Featured Chefs! Read Cook Bios, Tasty Recipes and More!

Looking for culinary inspiration? Find it in our Featured Chef section! Learn more about the culinary honorees, which include celebrity chefs and industry stars. Whether you're an amateur chef looking for ideas or a seasoned pro looking to bolster your career, you can learn a thing or from those who have made it to the top. Read their biographies and sample a few of their recipes.

If You Can't Handle the Heat, Get Out of the Kitchen with these Culinary School Degrees

If you're done with kitchens, but not with food, expand your career options with one of these culinary school degrees.

Andrew Friedman Dishes about His Career in Food Writing

Andrew Friedman, author of Knives at Dawn, discusses what its like to be a food writer and his experience with the Bocuse d'Or. Find out what advice he has for aspiring food writers.

For Top Chef Tom Colicchio, the Simpler the Better

Tom Colicchio has become a top chef by teaching himself to cook, opening three star restaurants and starring in an Emmy awarding winning TV show. Read his advice for young chefs.

Chef Pat Crocker

Meet featured chef Pat Crocker, culinary herbalist, natural food expert, and best-selling cookbook author of The Vegan Cook's Bible. Crocker's favorite vegan recipes are included.

Sommelier Natalie Maclean

Learn more about internationally acclaimed sommelier and wine writer Natalie MacLean and her new Drinks Matcher smartphone application.

Chef Barbara Passino

Featured chef Barbara Passino proves life is sweeter with a little chocolate. Learn more about Chef Passino and indulge in recipes from her landmark cookbook, "Chocolate for Breakfast."

Chef Missy Chase Lapine

Recipes for kids have never been so healthy--and delicious. Chef Missy Chase Lapine shows parents how a little creativity in the kitchen can make veggies fun.

Chef Al Rosas, The Organic Chef

Meet Chef Al Rosas, The Organic Chef. Learn more about this highly distinguished chef, environmentalist, and author. Taste a few of his delicious recipes, including ribeye, fennel salad, and two delectable breakfast recipes.

Chef Art Smith

Chef Art Smith: Read about his accomplishments, how he got his start as a chef, and how he's giving back.

Chef Emeril Lagasse

Chef Emeril Lagasse: Learn about this chef's career, awards, television appearances, and hobbies.