2017 Chefs

Check Back For More Chefs To Be Announced

Photo: Arden Ward

Martie Duncan

Host of Oyster Cook-Off
Food Network Star
Birmingham, AL
@martieduncan

Chef_Cory_Bahrcropped

Cory Bahr

Food Network Star
Monroe, LA
@corybahr

RobMcDaniel_headshot2015square

Rob McDaniel

5 x James Beard Award Semifinalist
SpringHouse
Alexander City, AL
@robmcdaniel1

adam_evans_headshotsquare

Adam Evans

Esquire’s #1 Best New Restaurant
Birmingham, AL
@adamhevans

PeteBlohme-PaniniPete

Pete Blohme

Food Network’s Diners Drive Ins and Dives
Panini Pete's
Fairhope, AL
@PaniniPete

derekemerson

Derek Emerson

3 x James Beard Award Semifinalist
Walker’s Drive-In
Jackson, Mississippi
@derekemerson

Screen Shot 2017-06-08 at 12.13.16 PM

Brian Canipelli

James Beard Semifinalist
Cucina 24
Asheville, NC
@becanipelli

Erik 4 cropped

Erik Niel

James Beard Semifinalist
Easy Bistro & Bar
Chattanooga, TN
@easybistro

BrodyOlive-CoastRestaurant

Brody Olive

2017 Alabama Seafood Cook-Off Winner
Voyagers - Perdido Beach Resort
Orange Beach, AL
@PerdidoBeachRes

newIrv-square

Irv Miller

Jackson's Steakhouse
Pensacola, FL
@chefirvmiller

square-chris-kelly-bio-pic

Chris Kelly

2016 Best Rockefeller Winner
Driftwood Bar and Grille
Orange Beach, AL

unnamed

Brent Sexton

2016 Best Cajun Winner
The Beach House Kitchen and Cocktails
Gulf Shores, AL

DavidCrewssquare

David Crews

2013 King of American Seafood
Six Shooter Land and Timber
Drew, MS

Jordanwakefield

Jordan Wakefield

Guy's Grocery Games Winner
Smoke Ring BBQ
Atlanta, GA
@smokeringatl

woodywalker

Woody Walker

OK Bicycle Shop
Mobile, AL
@ok_bicycle_shop

BrandonBurleson-square

Brandon Burleson

Central
Montgomery, AL
@central129coosa

JohnGraham

John Graham

Half Shell Oyster House
Biloxi, MS
@halfshelloysterhouse

JohnHamme

John Hamme

Coast Restaurant at The Beach Club
Gulf Shores, AL
@spectrumresorts

18893180_10209725610999239_295073707296854647_n

John Helmers

ByWater Bistro
Gulf Shores, AL
@bywater_bistro

squareHeadshotTwoGirlsOneShuck

Becky Wasden

Two Girls One Shuck
New Orleans, LA
@twogirlsoneshuck

MylesSmithsquare

Myles Smith

Kimball House
Decatur, Georgia
@kimballhouse

AlexMcPhailsquare

Alex McPhail

Restaurant Iron
Pensacola, FL
@restaurantiron

Ty Thames - Restaurant Tyler

Ty Thames

Restaurant Tyler
Starkville, MS
@tythames

squarekerteggers

Kert Eggers

The Hangout
Gulf Shores, AL
@thehangoutGS

grillicon_1

William "Weejy" Rogers

Hey Joe's
Biloxi, MS
@eatheyjoes

grillicon_1

Hiram McCall

Ole Biloxi Fillin' Station
Biloxi

grillicon_1

Sean Desporte

Desporte
Biloxi, MS
@desporte_seafood

grillicon_1

Tim Russell

Crabs On The Beach
Pensacola, FL
@crabsonthebeach

grillicon_1

James Canter

Guerrilla Gourmet
Victoria, TX
@jamestcanter

Chefs Subject to Change