Anthony Bourdain, dead at 61: Celebrity chefs react

Anthony Bourdain, dead at 61: Celebrity chefs react


Text: Adibah Isa

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Anthony Bourdain's death shocked the world. Just as how we will miss his honest, irreverent reportage on food and travel, celebrity chefs the world over mourned for his loss

1. David Chang, who worked with Anthony Bourdain on Netflix series Mind of a Chef, shared lyrics on a very black day


2. Family man and former naked chef Jamie Oliver shared what Bourdain meant to the world

3. All-around bad boy chef Gordon Ramsay - who had an equally no-holds-barred approach - shared a throwback clip

4. Oliver's mentor and Two Greedy Italians co-host Gennaro Contaldo also shared his sentiments


5. Domestic goddess Nigella Lawson shared her heartbreak and a need for privacy

6. Dining With Death host and chef Andrew Zimmern posted a particularly emotional response

7. Man v. Food host and chef Adam Richman asked a simple question: Why?

8. Queer Eye's resident food and wine expert Antoni Porowski shared a tribute

9. Television host and cookbook author Padma Lakshmi shared a throwback picture of Bourdain


10. Finally, Daniel Boulud took the words right out our mouths by celebrating Bourdain's passion as a strong and charismatic storyteller


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