Koren Grieveson Biography
|Date of Birth:||1971 , November-4|
|Age:||49 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Birth Place/City||Luanda, Angola|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
Koren Grieveson is a popular American chef who is best known for her association with various high-profile restaurants, including Resto, Avec, and Blackbird. She also appeared in popular cooking shows like Top Chef and Iron Chef. Koren also gained attention after her relationship with Anne Burrell, who is a chef, instructor, and television personality.
Luanda Born Koren Grieveson Is Of Angolan Nationality
Koren Grieveson was born on November 4, 1971, in Luanda, Angola under the birth sign Scorpio. As far as her ethnicity is concerned, she is a White and is an Angolan as per her nationality. Besides this, she has not revealed information about her parents and siblings.
Grieveson graduated from the Culinary Institute of America. She spent most of her childhood in countries like Brazil, England, Iran, and Zimbabwe because of her father's job.
Koren's Journey to Her Thousand-Dollar Fortune
Koren Grieveson joined the US Army at the age of 17 and served for nearly 8 years. She then joined Kahan’s Blackbird as a sous chef and worked from 1998 to 2003. Later she served as the floor manager of the Avec from 2003-2012.
During her time at Avec, Koren received a James Beard Award for Best Chef: Great Lakes and was the Food & Wine magazine's Best New Chef in 2008.
In 2015, Grieveson began working as the executive chef at a Belgian restaurant named Resto. She worked in the restro for about a year until April 2016. She has also been featured in TV shows like Top Chef and Iron Chef.
The 49-year-old renowned American chef has an estimated net worth of $5 million as of January 2020. Most of her fortune comes from her restaurant in New York and her salary as a chef.
The average salary of a chef is around $15.22 to $22.79 per hour to $47,390 annually. She also might be getting paid in the same range for her work in the field. In the year 2015, she won $75,000 of the fourth installment of the Chopped All-Stars tournament.
On the other hand, her partner Anne Burrell has an estimated net worth of around $5 million, according to celebrity net worth, in 2019.
Is Koren Dating Anyone?
Koren Grieveson is openly lesbian. She is one of those few celebrities who openly admit their sexual orientation. She is in a romantic relationship with a popular American restaurateur, Chef Anne Burrell.
The couple began dating in early 2012 and got engaged by 31st December. They announced their engagement via Twitter.
The duo is popularly known for Worst Cooks in America and Secrets of a Restaurant Chef. She is active on Twitter with over 2k followers. She updates her fans about her personal and professional life through her Twitter posts.
- Height: She is 5 feet 7 inches tall in height.
- Hair Color: She has a dark brown hair color.
- Eye Color: Her eyes are brown in color.