Anne Burrell Bio, Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Height, Husband, Children, Education, Career, Worst Cooks In America, Food Network, Net worth

Anne Burrell Biography

Anne Burrell is an American chef, author and television personality best known for television shows on Food Network’s Secrets of a Restaurant Chef, Worst Cooks in America, and Chef Wanted. She was previously an instructor at the Institute of Culinary Education. Moreover, Burrell was the winner of the fourth season of Food Network’s Chopped All-Stars Tournament, winning $75,000 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

Anne Burrell Age | Birthday

Burrell is 52 years old as of 2021. She was born on September 21, 1969. Chef Burrell celebrates her birthday on the 21st of September each year.

Anne Burrell Parents

Burrell, a chef was born in Cazenovia, New York to her parents; Marlene Burrell, her mother, and her father whose identity we have not yet established. Chef Burrell revealed that her mother was a cook and run a flower shop in Cazenovia. Moreover, Burrell has a sibling; a sister named Jane Burrell-Uzcategui. Besides, Chef Burrell’s ethnicity is not Italian.

Anne Burrell
Anne Burrell

Anne Burrell Height

Burrell, a chef stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 8 inches (approximately).

Anne Burrell Partner and Husband

Burrell, a chef is married to her partner Stuart Claxton. The couple tied the knot on October 16, 2021, after announcing their engagement on April 21, 2020.  Burrell and Stuart Claxton’s wedding ceremony took place at Windridge Estates Redbarn 20 Cazenovia. Burrell’s husband Claxton was previously married.

Previously, Burrell was in a relationship with her now ex-girlfriend, chef Koren Grieveson, for two years. The chef confirmed her relationship with Koren Grieveson after what seemed like she had been outed by Ted Allen on a radio talk show. Burrell, on confirming that she had been dating Koren, she said that she had not kept her sexuality a secret.  Though she has not come out clearly to name her sexuality, it is safe to say she is a member of the LGBTQ Community.

Anne Burrell Children

Burrell and her husband Stuart Claxton married in October 2021, and are yet to have children. However, Stuart has a son, Javier from his previous marriage, thus making Burrell a stepmother to his son Javier.

Anne Burrell Education

Burrell attended Canisius College in Buffalo where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in English and Communications in 1991.  Later, Burrell joined the Culinary Institute of America where she earned an Associate in Occupational Studies (A.O.S) in 1996.

Besides, she also studied at the Italian Culinary Institute for Foreigners in Asti in the Piedmont region.

Anne Burrell Career

Burrell is a chef and television personality. She has appeared as a host in a number of cooking television shows including  Food Network’s Worst Cooks in America, Secrets of a Restaurant Chef, and Chef Wanted. Moreover, Burrell competed in season four of Food Network’s The Next Iron Chef, whereby she was eliminated in episode 6. She also competed in Chopped All-Stars Tournament season 1 and season 4. Burrell was the winner of season 4 of the Chopped All-stars Tournament winning $75,000 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

Besides, chef Burrell appeared on Best Thing I Ever Ate, Guy Fieri Roadshow, and the 2009 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade on the Food Network float.

Additionally, Burrell has worked as an instructor at the Institute of Culinary Education. She was also the owner of Phil & Anne’s Good Time Lounge, in Brooklyn, which was opened in spring 2017, and closed as of April 2018.

The chef has also worked at various restaurants in the USA and in Italy. She worked at La Bottega del ’30, a small restaurant in Tuscany with one seating each night. Burrell worked as a sous chef at Felidia, owned by celebrity chef Lidia Bastianich. She also worked as a chef at Savoy, a small prix fixe dining room, and for Italian Wine Merchants, a New York wine store owned by Joseph Bastianich and Chef Mario Batali.

Burrell served as an executive chef of Centro Vinoteca, an Italian restaurant in New York City’s West Village area that opened in 2007.

Moreover, Chef Anne is the author of the cookbooks Cook Like a Rock Star: 125 Recipes, Lessons, and Culinary Secrets and Own Your Kitchen: Recipes to Inspire & Empower.

Anne Burrell Worst Cooks in America Celebrity Edition

Burrell is a host of Food Network’s cooking show Worst Cooks in America.  Burrell and her co-host lead contestants through a “culinary boot camp” on their journey to become better cooks. She has won several seasons of the show with her recruits winning the challenges.

On April 24, 2022, premieres Worst Cooks In America Celebrity Edition: That’s So 90s, whereby Burrell is joined for the first time by Jeff Mauro to transform a roster of retro celebrity recruits from clueless in the kitchen to totally rad cooks.”

Tune in on Sundays at 9 PM on Food Network from April 24, 2022, to catch Worst Cooks In America Celebrity Edition: That’s So 90s.

Anne Burrell Net worth

Burrell, a chef has an estimated net worth of $5 million- $10 million (as of 2022). She is a chef and television personality. She hosts Food Network’s reality series Worst Cooks In America.


Chef Anne is active on Instagram. Her Instagram handle is @chefanneburrell with 626K followers as of April 2022.