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.