A Food Network All Star Academy Season 2 Twitter Cheat Sheet to help you tweet with your favorite home cooks and Food Network mentor chefs. As we find Twitter handles for contestants we’ll up date the page so consider this a work-in-process.
From California to the island of Manhattan nine new All Star Academy contestants are braving the most intense and public culinary training experience. We’ll learn along with them the good, bad and ugly of what to do or not to do in preparing divalicious food. These home cooks bring a range of backgrounds and experiences to the virtual table.
Of course, we’ll be live tweeting at @DivaFoodies. Follow us and tweet along! We hope some of your favorite contestants from Season 1 of All Star Academy Sherri Williams, Sharon Demante, Vanessa Craig and ASA winner Joseph Harris will join in too! Check out Diva Foodies Twitter interviews with #FoodTVChat guest hosts Sharon and Sherri; and the must read recap post from last week’s special #FoodTVChat with Sharon, Sherri, Vanessa and Joseph!
The All Star Academy Season 2 Teams!
Mentor: Chef Alex Guarnaschelli @guarnaschelli
Mentor: Chef Andrew Zimmern @andrewzimmern
Mentor: Chef Robert Irvine @RobertIrvine
All Star Academy Season 2 Contestants
Anna Cooper Houston, TX – Treats food as art. We’re expecting gorgeous plating from Anna! Tweet: @annadcooper
Dain Lee NYC, NY – His kitchen is his science lab. Move over Alton Brown!
Jermaine Wright Queesn, NY – With his love of hip hop dancing we’re looking for some exciting food moves. Tweet: @MrSikcess
Lee Abbott, Santa Barbara, CA – Living in California wine country, will we see a splash or two of vino in Lee’s dishes?
Lisa Washington Atlanta,GA – We’re wondering since Lisa’s dad was a professional chef if she has an edge in A-ing the challenges? Tweet: @BTyliskincare
Lynn Duffy Cold Spring, NY – Lynn began cooking when she was four. Made from scratch Italian food is her home-base style. Tweet: @LynnDuffy555
Monica Folken Las Vegas, NV – We’re looking forward to seeing how “Southern with a French twist style” influences her dishes. Last season Food Network brought as grandma Nona Sharon Demante this season it is Monica Glam-ma Tweet: mjfolken
Natasha Clement La Place, LA – Although not as a chef, Nashata has been working in restaurants. Will her bayou food experience bring her to the top of the class? Tweet: @ChefTasha_NOLA
Zoe Kelly Miami, FL – Zoe brings the spicy passion of Latin food to the classroom. Will her flavors earn her extra test /challenge points? Tweet: @ItsZoeKelly
All Star Academy Mentor Chefs
Alex Guarnaschelli – As the sole female Mentor Chef Alex has the extra pressure of representing women in food. We have no doubt she’s up for the challenge. #GirlPower Tweet: @guarnaschelli
Robert Irvine – Impossible or Not? Will Chef Robert turn his team into All Star Academy Summa Cum Laud graduates? Tweet: @RobertIrvine
Curtis Stone – We loved Chef’ Curtis’ playful sock meme last season. Wondering what fun surprises he’ll bring to this season of All Star Academy Tweet: @CurtisStone
Andrew Zimmern – Will Chef Andrew’s love of Bizarre Foods influence the lessons and challenges of Season 2 of All Star Academy? Tweet: @andrewzimmern