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Top Celebrity Chef Ron Duprat


Irresistibly Delicious - You must taste to experience Chef Ron Duprat's remarkable cuisine. Then you're in the club, The "Now I Crave Chef Ron's Cooking" club. Ron's recipes will satisfy your every palette, whether it's a simple chicken salad to a mouthwatering filet mignon. With the use of fresh ingredients, exotic spices and creativity, the Executive Chef and cookbook author turns the simplest dish into a decedent work of art.

Ron's culinary journey began in Haiti in his grandmother's kitchen. His passion led him to the states where he studied at the Culinary Institute of America. Now with over 20 years of experience, Ron has received many accolades including distinguished recipient of the 2008 & 2009 AAA Four Diamond Award. His resume includes Executive Chef at the Hollywood Beach Marriott Hotel, the esteemed Montauk Yacht Club, and Pelican Bay Country Club, to name a few.

Ron may be most recognized as a fierce "cheftestant" on the sixth season of Bravo TV's Emmy nominated hit show Top Chef: Las Vegas. His zest for lie and charisma kept him on the show long enough to gain a number of followers and fans that still support him to this day. Following his appearance on Top Chef in 2009, Ron has been traveling the country, cooking for celebrities including Beyonce, Usher, and even Haiti's President elect, Michel Martelly. He will soon add restaurateur to his repertoire as he pursues his dream of opening a restaurant.

Ron has devoted most of his professional career joining in on causes that cover a wide array of issues. From raising money to relieve the disaster in Haiti, to embarking on the fight to end childhood obesity, Chef Ron understands the importance of giving back to the community.

In January 2010 a catastrophic earthquake hit Chef Ron's homeland Haiti. Since, Chef Ron has organized high profile benefits and participated in a series of events for companies such as Whole Foods to raise funds for the country and the affected earth-quake victims.He has raised money for numerous charities including Hearts for Haiti, Hollywood United for Haiti and Kinship Circle Disaster Relief.

Chef Ron is also involved in various organizations whose purpose is to battle obesity in adolescents. Ron is very cognizant of the rate of obesity, especially in young children and has taken the initiative to promote healthier lifestyles that include a more health conscious diet. Some of the campaigns he is involved with include, First Lady Michelle Obama's Lets Move! Initiative. He is also a board memver of FLIPANY (Florida Intro-duces Physical Activity and Nutrition to Youth) an organization in south Florida that provides affordable physical activity and nutrition programs to local youth and their families.

Ron has taken quite a few leadership roles in his charitable endeavors including vice president of the Black Culinary Alliance and manager of Real Men Cook Miami. He is also a member of Basil Magazine's Chef council.

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