Personalities from the world of food surround us everywhere. There are so many – those super-famous, those just becoming known, and those who have gone to the big kitchen in the sky,

Those that I have found exceptionally helpful to my education and progression are listed here so I can share things I find inspiring enough to consider them my personal food gods.

  • Lidia Bastianich
  • Alton Brown
  • Julia Child
  • Aaron Franklin
  • Chris Kimball
  • Steven Raichlen
  • Gordon Ramsay
  • Rachael Ray
  • Nick Stellino