Culinary arts graduate Gabe Kennedy '10
won the third season of The Taste
, the popular reality cooking program on the ABC network. Chef Kennedy entered the final episode in late January having earned a record seven gold stars during the season's first six episodes. He garnered two more in the finale and easily took the competition, winning $100,000 and his own cooking show.
Celebrity judges included Anthony Bourdain '78, Nigela Lawson, Lude Lefebvre,
and Marcus Samuelsson.
Originally from Colorado, Kennedy is an eco-friendly private chef in Brooklyn, NY, where he also runs his own catering and events company.