Alex Guarnaschelli- Wiki, Age, Height, Net Worth, Husband, Marriage

Alex Guarnaschelli is a celebrity chef in the United States and the executive chef of New York City’s Butter restaurant. She has been on Food Network series such as Chopped, Iron Chef America, All-Star Family Cook-off, and The Best Thing I Ever Ate. She is also known for hosting the Food Network and Cooking Channel shows Alex’s Day Off and The Cooking Loft.

Quick Facts

Full Real Name Alex Guarnaschelli
Nickname Alex
Age (as of 2023) 51 years old
Profession chef
Date of birth June 20, 1972
Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA
Nationality USA
Ethnicity Mixed
Religion Christian.
Husband Michael Castellon
Net worth $2 million
Height (approx.) 5 ft 1 inch
Weight (approx.) 74 Kg

Alex Guarnaschelli Age & Early Life

Alex Guarnaschelli was born on June 20, 1972, in New York City, New York, USA, and is of Italian descent. She is the daughter of John Guarnaschelli, who is her father, and Maria Guarnaschelli, who is her mother. Her mother is a cookbook editor, while her father enjoys Italian and Chinese cuisine. Alex attended Horace Mann School in The Bronx, New York. She then went on to graduate from Barnard College in 1991. In Burgundy, France, she attended La Varenne Culinary School.

Alex Guarnaschelli Height & Weight

Alex Guarnaschelli has blue eyes and is a hazel blonde. Her height is 5 feet 1 inch, and she weighs 74 kg. Her physical measurements are 36-26-36 inches.

Alex Guarnaschelli

Alex Guarnaschelli Net Worth

How much is Alex Guarnaschelli’s net worth? As of 2023, Her net worth is $ 2 million. Her annual compensation is expected to be $500,000.


Alex debuted on television in 2007 as a contestant on The Food Network’s Iron Chef America. She competed in the fourth season of The Next Iron Chef in 2011, finishing as the third runner-up. She also competed in the Food Network Challenge Ultimate Thanksgiving Feast show but lost. Guarnaschelli became a cook for Iron Chef Geoffrey Zakarian after competing in the fourth season of The Next Iron Chef. She co-hosted The Cooking Loft with Alex Guarnaschelli on The Food Network in 2008. She has served as a judge on the Food Network competition show Food Network Challenge.

Alex Guarnaschelli

Alex is a regular judge on Food Network’s food competition show Chopped as well as the Food Network’s series The Best Thing I Ever Ate. Guarnaschelli participated in The Next Iron Chef: Redemption in season 5. She triumphed against Chef Amanda Freitag in the final Kitchen Stadium match. In 2013, she released her first cookbook, Old-School Comfort Food: The Way I Learned to Cook. Since 2009, Alex has starred in her own Food Network television show, Alex’s Day Off.

Alex Guarnaschelli Husband & Marriage

Who is Alex Guarnaschelli’s husband? In June 2020, Alex Guarnaschelli married her fiance, Michael Castellon. On her birthday, her fiancé Michael proposed to her with a stunning emerald and diamond ring. Michael also asked Alex’s 13-year-old daughter, Ava, for approval before proposing to her. She was previously married to Brandon Clark, an American lawyer. On April 29, 2007, the pair married after a few years of dating. Ava Clark is their daughter. Alex divorced her spouse in December 2015. Brandon was rumored to be cheating on Alex with other women. Brandon has also acknowledged having two more women in his life.