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Rocco started his career as a little tyke in his mom’s Jamaican kitchen. His meatballs, broccoli rabe, and smile will bring any women (or gay man) to their knees.
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British-born Jamie Oliver is popularly known as “The Naked Chef.” While his nickname is homage to the simplicity of his recipes, some people (myself included) wish it was in reference to his lack of clothing.
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Head chef at San Francisco’s Absinthe Brasserie and Bar, and Top Chef semi-finalist, this celezbian chef could turn any straight woman gay—myself included.
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There is something incredibly drool-worthy about Top Chef judge and Craft owner, Tom Colicchio. He could craft me anything, any day of the week. Photo Source:
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A founder of the movement toward local and sustainable food, and owner of Bay Area-based restaurant Chez Panisse, Alice Waters is a keystone of good food. There’s nothing sexier than a confident, accomplished woman who knows how to cook.
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What’s sexier than a French man who travels the world and can cook? Nothing. Hence, Anthony Bourdain is an obvious addition to the list of sexiest chefs. I would have No Reservations about dating and mating with this foodie demi-god.
Giada De Laurentiis
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Rome-born Giada De Laurentiis is gorgeous, successful, and talented—a delicious triple threat.
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There is something incredibly sexy about Nigella. Her dark tresses and red dresses can turn canned ravioli into foie gras.
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Up-and-coming chef Akhtar Nawab is a protégé of Tom Colicchio. He plays bass guitar, can cook a mean curry, and has looks that rival the sexiest Bollywood celebs.
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Although not very well known in the United States, Cindy Sargon is a sexual (and food) goddess in Australia; with looks like hers, it’s easy to see why.
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Padma is known more for her hosting skills than her grilling skills. However, with two cookbooks under her belt and sex appeal that rivals Penélope Cruz; she could not have been excluded from this list.
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Chef Armstrong is a 2.0 version of Bob Marley—he is hot, hot, hot with dishes that are yum, yum, yum.