Celebrity chefs reveal what’s really inside their fridges.
The biggest chefs on TV seek out and cook with a wide variety of unusual and rare ingredients from around the world but when they go home at the end of a long day, what would you find in their personal refrigerators? You might be surprised to discover that their top essentials are more common than you think.
Like most of us, chef Anne Burrell stocks her refrigerator with the basics — food and condiments — but the one staple she always has on hand is ricotta cheese. The creamy white Italian cheese has a mild, slightly sweet flavor and is similar to cottage cheese. Burrell loves ricotta cheese because it can enliven any simple dish, such as pasta, salad, or toast..