celebrity chefs

CHEFS

The Oral History of Jamie Oliver's 'The Naked Chef'

“After the filming, we’d have the best parties. We all tried to slide down the banister when we were drunk.”
Sophie Wilkinson
4.17.19
crime

Mario Batali Denies Disturbing New Allegations of Drugging, Sexually Assaulting Woman in 2005

The NYPD confirmed to '60 Minutes' that Batali is currently under criminal investigation.
Munchies Staff
5.21.18
Brexit

Jamie Oliver’s Restaurant Empire Is Beginning to Crumble

Jamie's Italian is in serious debt and battling closures across the country.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2.15.18
CHEFS

Mario Batali on Leave from Restaurants and TV Following Sexual Harassment Allegations

At least four women have come forward with claims that Batali touched them inappropriately and made lewd comments about their bodies.
Hilary Pollack
12.11.17
celebrity chefs

Inside FieriCon, the World's Only Guy Fieri-Themed Bar Crawl

Two roads diverged in a wood and I, I took the one to Flavortown, and that has made all the difference.
Alex Norcia
11.21.17
Chinese food

OG Chef Ken Hom on Instagram and the Future of Chinese Cuisine

The future looks bright for Chinese cooking the world over.
Ken Hom
4.28.17
the internet

Gordon Ramsay Suffers Backlash for Tweet About Traditional Indian Breakfast

"I was expecting it. Anyone who has spent enough time on the Internet knows what they're in for when they send him a food picture."
Alex Swerdloff
4.11.17
the internet

Gordon Ramsay Is Telling Random People on Twitter that Their Cooking Sucks

Ramsay is now engaging with his fans in a unique way: He has taken to critiquing—pretty viciously, at that—his followers’ attempts at cooking on his Twitter feed.
Alex Swerdloff
2.13.17
Interviews

Meet the Man Who Created the Celebrity Chef

MUNCHIES caught up with Shep "The Supermensch" Gordon and talked about why chefs should focus on dealing with food issues and not just feeding rich people. Also, on the status of celebrity chefs in 2017.
Javier Cabral
11.5.16