Jamika Pessoa of The Next Food Network Star

June 8, 2009 at 6:59 am 6 comments

From The International Culinary Schools at The Art Institutes:

As television’s most challenging food fight, The Next Food Network Star provides 10 hopeful TV chefs the chance to compete for the ultimate dream job: his or her own Food Network show. Watch Jamika compete when the series kicks off on Sunday, June 7th at 9p | 8c with guest appearances by Bobby Flay, Rachael Ray, Ina Garten, and many more!

Jamika Pessoa, a certified personal chef and businesswoman, loves exploring international cuisines in the kitchen. Family, friends, and clients rave about her bold twists on traditional dishes, especially those of her Caribbean heritage. Innovative style, sassy personality, and inspiring tenacity are Jamika’s key ingredients to the magic she produces in the kitchen.

Jamika is a graduate of the International Culinary School at The Art Institute of Atlanta.

To learn what persuaded Jamika to dive into the world of Culinary Arts, click here.

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  • 1. Wannabe TV Chef  |  June 10, 2009 at 11:01 pm

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  • 3. Louise  |  June 15, 2009 at 7:28 am

    What happened to the Gourmet Next Door? I have never seen her on the Food Network.

  • 4. *mau  |  July 4, 2009 at 3:11 pm

    want you to win big. ur beautiful.

  • 5. matt  |  July 4, 2009 at 3:14 pm

    Hope u win

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Stuart is a celebrity chef and award winning food writer. Donald performs live cooking demonstrations and penned the cookbook Amigeauxs - Mexican/Creole Fusion Cuisine. He hosts two Internet cooking shows "Everyday Gourmet" and "Little Grill Big Flavor."



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