Celebrity Chefs Alton Brown

Alton Brown

About Alton Brown

Alton Brown Alton Brown's flair in the kitchen developed early with guidance from his mother and grandmother. As an adult, Alton spent a decade working as a cinematographer and video director, but realised he spent all his time between shoots watching cooking programmes which he found to be dull and uninformative. Convinced that he could do better, Alton left the film business and trained at culinary school. Soon after, Alton tapped all of his training to create Good Eats, a smart and entertaining food show that blends wit with wisdom, history with pop culture and science with common cooking sense. Alton not only writes and produces the shows but also stars in each offbeat episode.

Recipes from Alton Brown

Cranberry Granita 7 mins -
Super apple pie 45 mins Easy
Corn tortillas 30 mins Intermediate
4-Pepper Devilled Eggs 10 mins Easy
Cornish game hen with bacon and onions 15 mins Intermediate
Chicken fried steak 30 mins Intermediate
Brussels sprouts with bacon and cheese 20 mins Easy
Fresh yoghurt 10 mins Intermediate
Homemade peanut butter 0 mins Easy
Whole striped bass 30 mins Intermediate

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