Episode 17

Chefs Bryan and Michael Voltaggio (S7/Ep.17)

Published on: 6th July, 2022

Bryan and Michael Voltaggio are brothers, business partners, chefs, restaurateurs, authors, TV personalities and dads. In this episode we discuss how they went from teenagers working at a Holiday Inn in Maryland to being arguably the best known duo in the food world. We talk about the different paths each of them took to get to where they are today, the moment they realized they had made it as chefs, what motivates them, and how and where they lean on each other in their restaurant creative process. Bryan and Michael are both extremely active in their communities helping many organizations; Bryan with No Kid Hungry and Michael with Los Angeles Mission. Enjoy this episode as we go Beyond the Plate… with Chefs Bryan and Michael Voltaggio.

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Beyond the Plate
Social Impact in the Culinary World
Join Andrew “Kappy” Kaplan as he sits down in-person with the world’s culinary elite to explore their journey into the industry, their career ups and downs, and the social impact they have made in their community. Every episode will share inspiring stories and anecdotes of what it means to be in today’s bustling hospitality industry, 15 million employees and growing… Beyond the Plate.

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