How many years does it take to become a chef?

Answer Chefs should have education beyond high school---at least a few months at a trade school to learn basics. The choicest chef positions, however, go to those with two to four years of school, leading... Read More »

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How many years of college do you need to be a chef?

To become a chef and work in fine restaurants, most employers will want to see training at either a two- or four-year college. Apprenticeships are often excellent preparations for becoming a chef, ... Read More »

Vegetarian Chef: My very young son has expressed an interest in becoming a chef, however he is a vegetarian.?

(I'm assuming you aren't veg)How young is very young? Pre-school? High school? He needs to start out by learning how to cook in YOUR kitchen. Are YOU teaching him cooking? As a veg he needs to kno... Read More »

Why is Chef Tom leaving Top Chef?

Tom Colicchio has not left Top Chef. He is currently the head judge for the 8th season with a 9th season in the works.

On the Iron Chef who was the first Iron Chef Chinese?