Dino Ferrari, from Winning AFC’s Next Celebrity Chef to Becoming Host of Del Monte Kitchenomics (Video)

Dino Ferrari represented the Philippines on Asian Food Channel's reality cooking competition "Next Celebrity Chef" where he bested 34 other finalists from across Asia. Check out his journey via a series of videos.

Dino Ferrari

Here’s Dino Ferrari‘s audition video for AFC’s “Next Celebrity Chef”:

Asian Food Channel has commissioned a team of celebrity judges who traveled to Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines in search of one talented individual who is worthy of taking the title. The production came up with a final 35 contestants who stayed in Penang, Malaysia, for several weeks where the real cooking challenges happened.

Check out how cutthroat the competition was:

From 35 finalists from across Asia, two Filipinos emerged as the last 2 cooks standing: Dino Ferrari and Glenda Barretto.

Check out their final cook-off here:

Dino Ferrari‘s salmon with white-chocolate wasabi sauce won for the Philippines the title “Next Celebrity Chef.”

This February, the charismatic chef will have his first cooking show on GMA-7. He will join forces with veteran comedienne Eugene Domingo as the new tandem for the new season of Del Monte Kitchenomics (CLICK HERE FOR RELATED ARTICLE).

The well-loved cooking shorts will air every Wednesday and Saturday before Eat Bulaga! and every Sunday after AHA! beginning February 13. For more information, visit

Image credit: Asian Food Channel


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