The announcement comes somewhat greater than a month after longtime host Lakshmi introduced she was leaving the sequence after 17 years.
The title of the brand new host of High Chef is out weeks after host Padma Lakshmi introduced her exit from the favored present.
Kristen Kish, the winner of season 10, will change Lakshmi as the brand new host of the cooking competitors for season 21. She’s going to be part of Tom Colicchio and Gail Simmons on the judges’ desk for Season 21, which takes place in Wisconsin.
“High Chef is the place I began my journey — first as a competing chef, then a visitor choose and now as host, I’ve the glory of serving to to proceed to construct this model,” Kish, 39, stated in a press release.
“I’m thrilled to sit down alongside Gail and Tom as we get to know new unimaginable cooks and see what they prepare dinner up. It looks like coming dwelling,” she added.
NBCUniversal Tv and Streaming Senior Vice President Ryan Flynn stated, “Kristen Kish represents every part that makes ‘High Chef’ extremely particular. She’s an acclaimed chef and her expertise as a cheftestant, winner and choose, alongside her culinary curiosity, makes Kristen the right host for the following chapter of ‘High Chef’ as we tackle a brand new area of the nation we haven’t explored.”
Wisconsin governor Tony Evers stated, “We’re honored to have the ability to welcome ‘High Chef’ to Wisconsin for its upcoming season. We’re proud to be identified right here for our wealthy meals tradition, proficient cooks, and distinctive native components. I do know our various culinary traditions will assist encourage the contributors, captivate viewers and showcase the entire nice issues Wisconsin has to supply.”
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