Anne Burrell

With her trademark spiky blond hair and pumped-up personality, Anne Burrell has been sharing her passion for food and cooking with America and isn’t slowing down.
Not only has Anne worked at some of the top restaurants in New York and studied the culinary traditions of Italy, she is the host of Food Network’s Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Edition, where she mentors a team of celebrities who are in serious need of some cooking pointers. The second season premieres on September 14, 2016. In addition, Anne currently hosts Food Network’s hit show, Worst Cooks in America. The eighth season premiered on Food Network in January 2016. Burrell has battled alongside Mario Batali as his sous chef on Iron Chef America and is a New York Times best-selling author with her cookbook “Cook Like a Rock Star.” Her second cookbook, “Own Your Kitchen: Recipes to Inspire & Empower” was released in October 2013. In September 2016, Anne will be opening her first owned and operated restaurant, Phil & Anne’s Good Time Lounge, in Brooklyn, New York

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What is your earliest memory involving food or wine?: When I was three years old, watching Julia Child My favorite SOBEWFF® memory is: (please put N/A if this is your first time at the Festival): There are soooo many it's so hard to pick one. The amazing comrade & tons of laughs with all the other Chefs that are at SOBE. It's truly such a happy time of year for me. I am so lucky!!! Another charity/non-profit cause important to me is:: JDRF- my nephew suffers from type 1 diabetes If I could collaborate with anyone in the world on a project, it would be:: Julia Child I never leave home without my:: Clothes!!!