Anne Burrell | Biography

Posted On: 22 Jul, 2014

Anne Burrell | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth September 21, 1969
Age 51 Years 5 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Chef
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian Lesbian
Partner Koren Grieveson (Engaged)
Divorced? No
Married Not Yet
Net Worth $5 million dollars
Height N/A

Well known American chef and TV personality Anne Burrell was born on September 21, 1969. She was born in the middle-class family in Cazenovia, New York.

She is a co-host of Worst Cooks in America and host of the Food Network's show named Secrets Of a Restaurant Chef. She is a graduate of Canisius College in Buffalo with a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in communication and English. She graduated in the year 1991.

After a year, she joined the Culinary Institute of America and graduated in the year the year 1996 with an Associate in Occupational Studies. Burrell also studied at the Italian Culinary Institute for Foreigners.

Talking about her career, in her early days, she worked in various restaurants in Italy for nine months after the ICIF experience. After this, she used to work for La Bottega del '30 which is a small restaurant in Tuscany.

Then after returning to U.S, she worked as a sous chef at Felidia, which was owned by celebrity chef Lidia Bastianich. There she became the chef at Savoy. Right after this, she began teaching at the Institute of Culinary Education. She was also named as the chef for Italian Wine Merchants by Lidia Bastianich's son, Chef Mario Batali and Joseph Bastianich.

Later on, she became the executive chef of an Italian restaurant Centro Vinoteca in New York City's West Village area. This restaurant was opened in the year 2007.

Due to her busy schedule and many commitments, she had to leave the restaurant in September 2008. In the year 2010, she planned to open her first restaurant in New York City.

She was doing very hard working since her young age. Burrell also has appeared on television. She firstly appeared in Food Network’s the Iron Chef America series in the year 2005 where she was invited by Iron Chef Mario Batali to serve as one of his sous chefs.

On June 29, 2008, she debuted her show Secrets Of a Restaurant Chef on Food Network. Again in 2009, she appeared in another show named The Best Thing I Ever Ate. She also hosted a Food Network reality series, Worst Cooks in America with Chef Beau MacMillan in the year 2010. The challenge of the first session was won by Burrell.

On January 2, 2011, the second season of the show was premiered. She hosted the show with Chef Robert Irvine where they made a side bet where Irvine risked going platinum and Burrell risked losing her signature hair.

Sim Similarly, she appeared in many competitions and shows like The Next Iron Chef, Guy Fieri Roadshow, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Celebrity Silhouette, and Chef Wanted with Anne Burrell.

Forty-four old Burrell is neither married nor has a husband as she is a lesbian. She is in a relationship with her girlfriend chef Koren Grieveson for two years. She is not pregnant and has no baby.

She is well known for her focaccia recipe, short ribs recipe, meatballs, lasagna and meaty bolognese bliss.

Burrel, who has commendable height and adorable charm, has numerous fans and followers. She is also regarded as an idol and is an inspiration to many people. Her pictures and recipes are uploaded daily on the internet.

Her interviews and dishes are highly appreciated worldwide. This talented lady is quite tall who can be followed on the web.

Join me as I host the #SOBEWFF kick-off at Seaside Eats Wednesday 2/23 !!!

Our very first "family dinner" with the core #philandannesgoodtimelounge team!!!!

But the sad thing is that she has her photos uploaded even in gay sites. More about her can be found on the wiki. Her fans can also tweet her on twitter.