We're excited to see the field of competitors who have already won their golden ticket and registered to compete at the 2023 World Food Championships. And we are always proud to announce our special guests and celebrity judges participating in our judging events across the nation - we're sure the championship food certainly helps! Best of luck to our 2023 competitors!
Charles Hunter III
HEAD COOK: Charles Hunter III
COMPETITION: World Chef Championship
Charles Hunter III is a personal chef, recipe developer, and blogger based in Nashville, TN where he resides with his wife, Jenna. After years in the restaurant industry, he created his own in-home catering company, The Salted Table, sharing his passion for entertaining and creating culinary experiences that inspire people to gather and eat well. You can find his recipe contributions in Good Grit, Garden & Gun, and Taste of The South Magazine. You can find a 6-part series, where Charles’ teaches you about all things 'in-home entertaining' on the Magnolia Network app. He is a born and raised East Tennesseean who truly enjoys sharing his passion for food with anyone who loves to spend time in the kitchen.