The Best Cooking Shows You Can Watch Right Now

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10. Ugly Delicious (2018-present)
> IMDb user rating: 7.8/10
> IMDb user votes: 3,429
> Stars: David Chang, Peter Meehan, Aziz Ansari, Rene Redzepi

If nothing else, “Ugly Delicious” gets the award for best oxymoronic title for a cooking show. The Netflix documentary follows chef David Chang around the world as he tastes food from different cultures.

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9. Food Revolution (2010-2011)
> IMDb user rating: 7.9/10
> IMDb user votes: 810
> Stars: Jamie Oliver, Alice Gue, Rod Willis, Mike McGalliard

This Emmy Award-winning ABC series starred English-born chef Jamie Oliver as he crusaded against obesity, heart disease, and diabetes in the U.S.

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8. Taste the Nation with Padma Lakshmi (2020-present)
> IMDb user rating: 8.2/10
> IMDb user votes: 524
> Stars: Padma Lakshmi, Ali Wong, Maz Jobrani, Madhur Jaffrey

This Hulu series starring the Indian-American author and television personality takes viewers on a culinary odyssey across America, exploring the rich and diverse food culture of various immigrant groups and telling the stories of the people who created them.

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7. Selena + Chef (2020-present)
> IMDb user rating: 8.3/10
> IMDb user votes: 1,184
> Stars: Selena Gomez, Alonzo B. Slater, Antonia Lofaso, Roy Choi

Selena Gomez, who became a child star in Disney TV shows and movies (and now appears in the Hulu comedy series “Only Murders in the Building”) and has sold millions of records as a recording artist, takes advantage of the pandemic-inducted quarantine to try her hand in the kitchen in the HBO Max series.

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6. Iron Chef (1993-1999)
> IMDb user rating: 8.6/10
> IMDb user votes: 1,361
> Stars: Chen Kenichi, Hiroyuki Sakai, Wayne LeGette, Rokusaburo Michiba

Originally aired in Japan, “Iron Chef” became a Food Network hit when it was first shown here in 1993. On the program, chefs from various countries face off against one of the “Iron Chefs.” The challenger and the Iron Chef have an hour to prepare a meal in which each course must include that show’s featured ingredient.

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