Chef: Who Is Kwame Onwuachi Wife? Rumors Of Him Being Gay Explored

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Kwame Onwuachi is a Los Angeles-based American chef. In 2015, he was a participant on Top Chef (season 13). Food & Wine, Esquire, and the James Beard Foundation have all named him "Rising Star Chef of the Year."

The chef has been cast as a judge on the cookery show "Top Chef Amateurs." In 'Top Chef Amateurs,' he will be a member of the 'Top Chef' alumni who will assist the amateur cooks in overcoming obstacles.

Onwuachi was born in the Bronx and grew up on Long Island, New York. He was sent to live with his grandfather in Nigeria for two years when he was ten years old. 

Who Is Kwame Onwuachi Wife? Is He Gay?

Kwame Onwauchi is unmarried and has yet to find a partner.

The amazing chef is currently single. He appears to like keeping a low profile and a private life.

Onwuachi was engaged to Mya Allen, his fiancée. They met in Boston soon before Mya went to ICC in New York for culinary school.

In August 2016, the 29-year-old baker engaged renowned chef Kwame Onwuachi. After six months of dating, he proposed to her at her family's home in Boston.

The couple appeared to call it quits in late December 2020 or early January 2021.

After their breakup, Mya remained in New York City, while Kwame relocated to Los Angeles. 

There is no information about him being gay. As he was previously engaged with Mya, we assume that the chef is not gay.

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Kwame Onwuachi Net Worth Revealed

Kwame Onwuachi is a Los Angeles-based American chef with a net worth between $1 million and $2 million.

The exact net worth of Kwame Onwuachi is currently unknown. In the last two to three years, his net worth has risen significantly and will keep on increasing in the future.

In 2019, Onwuachi and Joshua David Stein published a memoir, Notes from a Young Black Chef. The story of the chef's youth in New York and Nigeria and the opening of the Shaw Bijou is told in this book.

Onwuachi was voted Rising Star Chef of the Year at the 2019 James Beard Awards. He was named Chef of the Year by Esquire in 2019, and Kith/Kin was named one of America's Best New Restaurants. Onwuachi joined Food & Wine magazine as Executive Producer in February 2021.

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Meet Kwam Onwuachi On Instagram

Kwame Onwauchi's Instagram handle is @chefkwameonwuachi. He has been photographed alongside Oprah Winfrey, Barack Obama, Trevor Noah, and others.

The chef has a sizable following. Kwame has 169k followers on Twitter. On Instagram, to be precise.

Kwame can also be found on Twitter, in addition to Instagram. He goes by the handle @ChefKwame. Kwame joined the platform in December 2011 and has 10.4k followers.

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