Contestant, Top Chef 7
Hometown: Vero Beach, FL – Currently resides in Miami, FL
Profession: Chef/Owner The Water Club, Talula Restaurant and Creative Tastes Catering
Culinary Education: AOS, Culinary Institute of America
Favorite Recipe: Braised Short Ribs with Homemade Gnocchi
Andrea has been a rising star in the culinary world ever since she graduated from the CIA with honors. After working in the kitchens at Tribeca Grill and Aja in NYC, she returned to Miami where she worked at The Heights and Wish. In 2000, during her tenure at Wish, she was named one of Food & Wine magazine’s “Best New Chefs.” In 2003, she and her husband, Frank, opened their own restaurant, Talula, which was named “The Place To Be Now” by The New York Times. A mother of three, she counts chocolate pudding, bacon and popcorn with Raisinets as some of her favorite indulgences.
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