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Top Chef Champ Jeremy Ford Dishes on His Win: ‘It’s the Most Rewarding Feeling You’d Ever Imagine’

After a season of road tripping—and extreme cooking—around California, Jeremy Ford was crowned the winner of Top Chef season 13 on Thursday night.

Hungry Girl: Make My Fresh and Fruity Salsa for Cinco de Mayo

 

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Lisa Lillien is the author of the popular Hungry Girl website and email newsletter, featuring smart, funny advice on guilt-free eating. She is also the author of eleven books, six of which debuted at number one on the New York Times Best Sellers list. Read her PEOPLE.com blog every Monday for slimmed-down celebrity recipes and more.

Alex Guarnaschelli Blogs: These Mac ‘n’ Cheese Balls are Little Bites of Deep-Fried Heaven

 

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Alex Guarnaschelli is an Iron Chef, Food Network celebrity chef, author of Old-auchool Comfort Food and the executive chef at New York City’s Butter restaurants. Read her PEOPLE.com blog every Tuesday to get her professional cooking tips, family-favorite recipes and personal stories of working in front of the camera and behind the kitchen doors. Follow her on Twitter at @guarnaschelli.