A fan favorite with a huge following from her big win on Cupcake Wars and come back from Next Food Network Star to her big win on Cut throat Kitchen, Emily Ellyn rocks the TV food world with her signature cat’s eye glasses, sassy aprons and the her delicious Retro Rad Recipe Remix! We talk about it all with the Mother of all things Retro Rad!
She single handedly started the Retro Rad cooking movement and encourages everyone to dig through their mother’s recipe box, dust off their pressure cookers and crock pots, and take the old and make it new. She takes the retro, remixes it, and makes it RAD. With her quirky persona and trademark cat-eye glasses, you’ll find Emily cooking at food events around the world, lecturing or hosting special events, and doing brand consulting – all while developing her Retro Rad culinary TV career and finishing her Ph.D. in Food Service Education. Through it all, she’s gained a loyal cult following. You’ve seen her on Food Network’s “Food Network Star,” “Cupcake Wars”, and “Cut Throat Kitchen”