Who doesn’t love food?
Other than needing it to live, food has often played a vital social, cultural, and of course, flavorful role in the lives and history of the human race. There are millions upon millions of recipes worldwide, from local cuisines to international favorites to old, outdated meal ideas, and even more recipes just waiting to be discovered. And as long as humankind has had food, we’ve had people preparing it – namely, chefs.
Famous chefs can be found all over the world; often raising a whole chain of famous restaurants from the ground up and preparing all types of delicious recipes with a spectacular professional flourish. So if you’re interested in pursuing a food career or a Diploma in Restaurant Management in the future, or perhaps are just curious about the different kinds of famous chefs?
Here are some famous chefs around the world that you could use as your culinary inspiration!
Fiery, explosive, and one of the best chefs to ever grace the world – who hasn’t heard of Chef Ramsay?
Gordon Ramsay is probably one of the best known chefs in the entire world. Hailing from Johnstone, Scotland, Gordon Ramsay is a British chef that’s possibly best known for his stern cooking demeanor, colorful insults, and, of course, bouts of extreme rage that can be brought upon by mediocre yet arrogant chefs. In addition to his career as a professional chef, Ramsay is also well-known as a reality TV personality; hosting several, mostly cooking-based shows such as Hell’s Kitchen, Kitchen Nightmares, and Masterchef; wherein he commonly displays his fiery temper to the world.
2. Rosanna Pansino
Best known for her YouTube channel Nerdy Nummies, Rosanna Pansino is a YouTube personality with one of the most popular cooking shows on YouTube. Her videos often feature foods and confections inspired by popular games and shows, and are further accompanied by Pansino’s chirpy, bright, and cheerful personality. Currently, her channel has over 3 billion total views, 12 million subscribers, and 791 videos posted.
In addition to cooking videos, Pansino also does frequent vlogs and update videos with her French bulldogs and her boyfriend Mike Lamond; better known by his YouTube and internet pseudonym Husky. She’s also written and published two cookbooks, and has starred in both web and YouTube Premium series’ like Broken Quest, Escape The Night, and A Heist with Markiplier.
3. Jun Yoshizuki (JunsKitchen)
Junichi Yoshizuki, commonly referred to as Jun by his fanbase, is a Japanese YouTube personality who is best known for three things – his superb and aesthetic cooking videos, his adorable cats, and his loving relationship with his fellow YouTube star and wife, Rachel.
Based in Japan, Yoshizuki is the host of the popular YouTube channel JunsKitchen; a cooking-based YouTube channel wherein he posts videos of some of the most aesthetically-shot YouTube cooking videos one will ever see. Boasting almost 5 million subscribers on the channel, most of his videos feature the making of delicious recipes accented by scenic shots of the Japanese countryside – and even more adorably, often also accompanied by Yoshizuki’s interactions with his adorable and YouTube-famous cats.
Yoshizuki’s wife, Rachel Yoshizuki, is a YouTube star in her own right. Co-hosting a separate YouTube channel Rachel and Jun (formerly known as My Husband is Japanese) with her husband, she commonly makes videos on Japanese culture and it’s interactions with her own Western culture.
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