Wolfgang Puck

How the Food & Wine Classic Became America’s Hottest Festival

With 11 restaurants in three countries, a trio of cookbooks and multiple TV appearances, Marcus Samuelsson—the celebrity chef whose grandmother started him cooking at the age of 6—has lots of memorable experiences in the kitchen.

Lucky Chang

A canvass of the food world reveals that the top 10 celebrity chefs are worth a collective $948 million.