New Iron Chef Contestants Announced

Via Eater, they are:

  • John Besh: New Orleans; executive chef; Restaurant August, Besh Steak, Lüke, La Provence
  • Chris Cosentino: San Francisco; executive chef; Incanto
  • Jill Davie: Santa Monica, California; executive chef, Josie
  • Traci Des Jardins: San Francisco; executive chef and co-owner; Jardinière, Mijita, Acme Chophouse
  • Gavin Kaysen: San Diego, California; chef de cuisine; El Bizcocho at the Rancho Bernardo Inn
  • Morou Ouattara: Washington, D.C.; executive chef and owner; Farrah Olivia
  • Aarón Sánchez: New York City; executive chef and owner; Centrico, Paladar
  • Michael Symon: Cleveland, Ohio; executive chef and owner; Lola, Lolita