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Best New Chef All-Stars

F&W chose one all-star from each of its 25 years of Best New Chefs. Here, amazing recipes, cooking lessons and travel tips from the best of the best.

Best New Chef All-Stars

  • Tom Colicchio, '91

    Whether running his New York City-based Craft empire or appearing as head judge on Top Chef, Colicchio sincerely wants to teach and promote good cooking.

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    Best New Chef All-Star Tom Colicchio, '91
  • Thomas Keller, '88

    Thomas Keller may be America’s most inspiring chef, a hero to professional cooks as well as to kids headed for culinary school with The French Laundry Cookbook in their bags.

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    Best New Chef All-Star Thomas Keller, '88
  • Nobu Matsuhisa, '89

    Nobu Matsuhisa has changed how the world thinks about Japanese food. Rigorously trained in classical sushi-making techniques in Tokyo, he came up with his no-rules style while working in Peru.

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    Best New Chef All-Star Nobu Matsuhisa, '89
  • Nancy Silverton, '90

    By launching La Brea Bakery in Los Angeles in 1989, Nancy Silverton helped turn Americans on to the possibilities of really good bread.

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    Best New Chef All-Star Nancy Silverton, '90
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Thomas Keller’s London
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Thomas Keller’s London

Star chef Thomas Keller (BNC ’88) picks his favorite London spots, from a high-energy tapas joint to a food truck selling fish dogs.

Graham Elliot’s Top Chicago Spots
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Graham Elliot’s Top Chicago Spots

Chef Elliot (BNC ’04) reveals where he eats on his days off and says what he really thinks of the city’s famous deep-dish pizza.

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