Chefs from around the globe are invited to compete in an exclusive online competition to be named the worlds Favorite Chef, receive $50,000 and be featured in a two-page advertising spread in Bon Appétit announcing the winner.

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Celebrity Chef Eddie Matney is known for his colorful and innovative culinary skills. He is widely revered as one of the most dynamic, eccentric, and inspiring figures in the culinary world and has received acclaim in the largest cooking publications in the industry. Eddie is here to host the Favorite Chef Competition and provide cooking tips, encouragement, and insight that will lead one talented chef on the path to victory!


Feeding America®

The competition will be donating a portion of the proceeds to Feeding America®, the nation’s largest organization dedicated to fighting domestic hunger through a nationwide network of food banks. For more than 40 years, Feeding America has provided nourishing food to people who are facing food insecurity while actively working to end the cycle of poverty and hunger. Learn more at

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Microplane®, a division of Grace Manufacturing Inc., is the premier brand worldwide for exceptionally sharp culinary tools. Possibly most famous for our graters and zesters, the brand has revolutionized the way chefs and home cooks grate and zest a wide range of ingredients for flavorful, gourmet style cooking and baking. The family-owned and managed company designs and crafts 40+ Microplane kitchen tools. Learn more at

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Who is the Favorite Chef?