Bravo Announces Top Chef New Orleans Contestants: Group 3

In what is swiftly becoming the most tedious teaser period for any Bravo show in existence, the Magical Elves and co. have announced the third round of Top Chef: New Orleans competitors, alas, without a new promo video this time. Let’s meet the chefs:

  • Nina Compton of Miami, FL
  • Aaron Cuschieri of Chicago, IL
  • Carlos Gaytan of Chicago, IL
  • Bret Pelaggi of Miami, FL
  • Sara Johannes of Minneapolis, MN (who is apparently too shy to tell her age on account of the fact that she’s “a lady”)

They’ll be joining previously announced cheftestants:

  • Stephanie Cmar — Boston, MA
  • Jason Cichonski — Philadelphia, PA
  • Nick Elmi — Philadelphia, PA
  • Patricia Vega — New York
  • Janine Booth — New York
  • Bene Bartolotta — New York
  • Brian Huskey — Los Angeles, CA
  • Carrie Mashaney — Seattle, WA
  • Louis Maldonado — Healdsburg, CA
  • Ramon Bojorquez — La Jolla, CA
  • Shirley Chung — Las Vegas
  • Travis Masar — La Junta, CO

In case you’re jonesin’ for that French Quarter promo jive anyway, you can watch it here. Top Chef: New Orleans premieres October 2nd.


WATCH: Top Chef New Orleans Contestants Revealed, Premiere Set for October 2nd
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