Many people dream of opening their first restaurant at a young age. Whether it’s the excitement of a dinner rush or a love for cuisine, a chef’s recipe for success doesn’t only come from skill and experience. A chef’s inner passions have lasting impacts on the food they create and people they serve too.
Looking at a few celebrity chefs’ career paths and their passions can help motivate and encourage others to accomplish their goals in and out of a restaurant.
Read on for wisdom from just two of the featured celebrity chefs, then check out the visual below for a full breakdown.
Bourdain attributed much of his success towards world travel, which comes as no surprise because Bourdain specializes in international cuisine. Bourdain urges young people to travel while eager to learn.
“Find out how other people live and eat and cook. Learn from them—wherever you go,” he said. This shows how education and intercultural communication can open you to new, innovative ideas.
You know him for his blazing haircut, but Guy Fieri’s barbecue mastery doesn't have a distinct outline behind it. Fieri values experimentation and bravery, which reveals his confidence in the unknown. Fierir explains, “If you’re cooking and not making mistakes, you’re not playing outside your safety zone.”
This crazy scientist restaurant technique keeps chef’s excited and playful with their food.
Traveling and experimentation in the kitchen can open opportunities for futuristic cuisine. Check out the Kitchen Cabinet Kings infographic below for more celebrity chefs’ recipes for success. Bring the energy and passion into the kitchen and watch the magic unfold!