Top 10 Cooking Instagrams

In an age where consumers are stepping away from more traditional informational outlets like TV in favor of the web, cooking influencers are gaining traction. From established personalities to those who found their footing entirely online, food personalities are some of the most popular to follow. Find below ten of our favorite influential chefs.


Jamie Oliver

One of Great Britain’s most well-loved celebrity chefs, Oliver finds himself with a substantial online following as well. With 7.3 million Insta followers, he keeps his content food and family focused.


The Modern Proper

Duo Natalie Mortimer and Holly Erickson form The Modern Proper, a feed catering to home cooks. The colorful profile boasts 162k followers.


Brad Lau

Lau brings Asian flare to his content, which reaches 606k followers. His feed features delicious food and travel tips.


Hannah Hart

Hart first found fame on YouTube with her comical “My Drunk Kitchen” cooking series. Having expanded on that success with books and even a show on the Food Network, she now shares her life and travels with 1.2 million Insta followers.


David Chang

Chef and founder of the wildly popular Momofuku Milk Bar, David Chang comes in with 1.2 million followers of his own. His content features snap shots of his day to day life and food from his various restaurants.


Deliciously Ella

Ella Mills brings healthy, clean eating to her 1.6 million followers. The new mother’s content focuses on her plant-based diet and new born baby.


Joy the Baker

This sweets-focused influencer comes in at 455k followers. The professional baker and author’s content features her dreamy baked goods and recipes.


Food Minimalist

One of Esquire UK’s top food Instagram’s, Lucia Lee’s content features attractively simple recipes. Her 55.6k followers enjoy her posts for their no frills, obtainable nature.


Rosanna Pansino

Another influencer who first found fame on YouTube, Rosanna Pansino of “Nerdy Nummies” has 4.4 million followers. Though baking is her strength, she shows a lot of her daily life on Instagram as well.


Smitten Kitchen

Deb Perelman of Smitten Kitchen finishes off the list with a solid 1 million followers. Her content features wholesome, easy to follow recipes, which are also featured in her two cookbooks.

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