Who is Anne Burrell and what is her net worth 2018? Anne Burrell is a successful American chef and TV persona. She was an instructor at The Institute of Culinary Education, New York till 2007. She is the host of The Food Network series, Secrets of a restaurant chef and also the co-anchor of the show Worst Cooks in America. She has also appeared in the television series, “The Best thing I ever ate” and was also a contest of the fourth installment of the show “the iron chef”. She was also nominated for the Daytime Emmy Awards in 2011 in the category Outstanding Lifestyle/culinary host.
Born on September 21st, 1969 in Cazenovia, New York, Anne W. Burrell was the eldest child of Marlene Burrell. She has a sister, Jane Burrell who is an expert dietitian. After high school, she joined the Canisius College to pursue a degree in English and Communication. She graduated in 1991 with Bachelors in Arts and went on to pursue Associate occupational studies degree from the Institute of Culinary Education, New York and graduated in 1996.
She has also studied at The Italian Culinary Institute for foreigners in Asti. During the 90s, she worked for nine months in an Italian restaurant and also as a sous chef in Felidia in The United States for a celebrity chef Lidia Bastianich. She then was offered the post of chef at Savoy. It was after this, she went on to teach at The Institute of Culinary Education in New York.
Anne Burrell stated in a press release of The New York Times that she is a Lesbian and has been dating her Girlfriend, Koren Grieveson, who is also a chef. On 31st December 2012, they got engaged.
Anne Burrell Net Worth
Meeting the celebrated Iron Chef Mario Batali in 2005 was the greatest turning point in her life. He along with Joseph Bastianich (son of Chef Lidia Bastianich) named Burrell as the chief chef of Italian Wine merchants which helped her to make a fortune of a net worth of $5.5 million. Burrell in 2007 was appointed as the executive chef of Centro Vinoteca but discontinued the post in 2008 due to her busy schedule and other commitments. In 2009, She has appeared on the show “The guy fiery Roadshow” along with Guy Fieri.
In the same year, she along with her fellow chefs Sunny Anderson and Claire Robinson appeared in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. She had plans of opening a new restaurant of her own in 2010 in New York City. She has also organised an 11-day Food network Cruise throughout the Mediterranean and across the Atlantic in 2011. She has opened her new restaurant, Phil and Anne’s Good time lounge in 2017 in Brooklyn.
Anne Burrell is a spot on the persona who has a strong fashion sense. She has made a trademark for herself with her spiky blonde hair. She has also authored two culinary books that are simply a successful add-on to her credible career.