About Ted Allen

Ted Allen

Ted Allen is the host of the Food Network’s award-winning show, Chopped. In May 2013, he was awarded with the James Beard Best Media Personality/Host award. Previously, Ted was the food and wine specialist on Bravo’s Queer Eye for the Straight Guy. He has also written two cookbooks, The Food You Want to Eat: 100 Smart, Simple Recipes and In My Kitchen: 100 Recipes and Discoveries for Passionate Cooks. @thetedallen

A bowl of sesame-peanut noodles coated in peanut sauce, topped with sesame seeds, chopsticks on the side

Sesame-Peanut Noodles

These gooey, slurpy, peanut butter-y wonders are the true test of a Chinese restaurant’s worthiness. Although now you don’t have to leave it to chance. You can simply make them at home.

Roasted Butternut Squash Pie

Roasted Butternut Squash Pie

This roasted butternut squash pie is the ideal dish to whip up when you have hearty eaters, vegetarians, and vegans coming for dinner. They’ll all love it.