The sites listed here are general sites. If you do not find the chef you are looking for, you may want to check the library's catalog for books or videotapes, or one of the library databases. You may also want to explore whether your chef has his/her own website, another potential source for biographical information.
A&E's Biography Channel
This searchable site contains brief biographies on a number of well-known chefs, and often provides links to their websites.
BBC: Food: Chef Biographies
This site provides brief chef biographies for over 40 celebrity chefs, with related links to recipes and BBC food programs.
Ranking of 100 top chefs, updated monthly. The listing has clickable links to chefs' homepages and biographies.
Epicurious: Chef Profiles
Provides brief biograhies and interviews with over 20 famous chefs.
Food Network: Celebrity Chefs
This section of the site provides biographical information about chefs whose programs appear on the Food Network.
Great Food: Chefs
A PBS series featuring celebrated chefs from around the world. Brief information provided.
Meet the Chef
Chef profiles from the PBS program: Julia Child: Lessons with Master Chefs. Some profiles are brief. Also included are video cuts of the chef at work.
Each chef listing links to biographies, interviews, recipes, restaurants, etc.
Personal Chef Websites