Below are the results of my research for three famous chefs who are
health-conscious in their approach to food / cooking:
"Recently, Juan-Carlos appeared on the premiere season of the
Discovery Health Network?s Body Challenge for six episodes. On the
program, Juan-Carlos lost a total of 43 pounds with an additional 17
lbs lost after the show wrapped. After his appearances, Juan-Carlos?s
attitude towards food altered as well. He began running Calorie
Commando Catering with the mission of providing the best heart-healthy
food in Los Angeles. Juan-Carlos still runs Pastrydude and teaches at
the Chefs Inc School of Culinary Arts in West Los Angeles, where his
classes include pastry, bread making, advanced cooking techniques, and
healthy "spa" cuisine."
"When it comes to healthful cooking and eating, Daelemans is "her own
best advertisement," having lost 70 pounds when creating a new
regional cuisine for one of the world's most luxurious five-star
resort and spas, The Grand Wailea, in Maui, Hawaii.
The wholesome cuisine Daelemans features on her menus has won her a
special award from the Hawaii State Senate as well as a devoted
Not quite a gardener but,
"...Daelemans is deeply commited to developing and strengthening
farmer/chef relationships and emphasizing locally grown, organic, and
seasonally fresh foods."
KathleenDaelemans.com | About Kathleen
"...recognized nationally as a health food expert, cook, and consumer
"Curtis is also a regular cast member of ABC's Good Morning America,
where he dispenses both food-related advice and creative, healthful
Again, not a gardener but has been in the produce business for fifteen years:
"A native Georgian, Curtis' attraction to produce began as a small
boy, as he followed his Grandfather Curtis through the garden. His
interest grew during high school, when he worked at the Conyers,
Georgia A&P Market. "I was supposed to be in the grocery department,"
he recalls, "but I hung out in produce because that's where all the
action was." His enthusiasm soon became a career."
Book - "Curtis Aikens' Guide to the Harvest"
Other celebrity chefs connected to gardening:
"She owned and operated Pig-by-the-Tail for 12 years, then sold it to
pursue her other passions, writing and gardening."
"Before yielding to the lure of retailing and catering, McNair had
written and edited both cooking and gardening books for Ortho Books
and Sunset Books."
Food Network: Hosts / Celebrity Chefs
chefs emeril "alton brown"
inurl:foodnetwork.com/food/ inurl:1974 healthy OR health OR healthful
"Kathleen Daelemans" gardening OR gardener
"celebrity chef" gardener OR gardening
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