Aarón Sánchez is an American award-winning chef, restaurateur, television personality, cookbook author and as well as a philanthropist. He is currently the executive chef and part-owner of the Mexican restaurant Johnny Sánchez in New Orleans
Aaron Sanchez was born on 12th February 1976, in El Paso, Texas, the United States of America. As of 2019, his age is 43 years old with his horoscope Aquarius. He is the son of Zarela Martinez (mother) and Adolfo Sanchez (father).
His mother was a restaurateur whereas his father was the author of several cookbooks. He is one of his parent’s twin children and his brother name is Rodrigo Sanchez.
Aaron holds an American and belongs to mixed ethnicity (Spanish, American, and African). Regarding his education, he attended the Dwight School and he graduated from the same school. After that, he joined Johnson & Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island to study culinary arts in the year 1996.
Aaron Sanchez stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches with an average body weight of around 90 kg. He has a light brown hair color with black color eyes.
He has more than 183k followers on his official Facebook account around 450k followers Instagram. Further, he has 257k followers on his official Twitter account.
Sanchez’s Career with Chef Paul Prudhomme
Aaron Sanchez started his career at an early age after his family moved to New York in the year 1984. At the age of 16, he was sent to New Orleans to spend the summer working with Chef Paul Prudhomme by his mother. Then he became executive chef at L-Ray, which specialized for the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico’s foods. Also, he became executive chef at Isla which was a restaurant inspired by pre-Revolutionary Cuba.
After that, he worked under Chef Reed Hearon at Rose Pistola in San Francisco. Then he opened Latin restaurant Paloma in Stamford in the year 2014. In the same year of August, he along with Chef John Besh opened the taqueria Johnny Sanchez in Baltimore.
Also, he has appeared on several other television shows including Iron Chef America, The Next Iron Chef, Chopped, Throwdown! with Bobby Flay, and many more. Also, he appeared as the host of Taco Trip and Aaron loves New York.
How much is Chef Aaron Sanchez Net Worth and Salary?
Aaron Sanchez has earned a decent amount of net worth through his career. The estimated net worth of Aaron is around $4 million as of 2019. However, his annual salary is under review. But he earned all of his earnings through his cooking career as he had been starred in many TV shows.
Besides this, he also earned from the business he has done until now. He opened a new restaurant called the Johny Sanchez Restaurant in Baltimore in the year 2014. In just two months, Aaron also opened another restaurant in New Orleans. He is not only the sole owner of the restaurant as his fellow chef John Besh also has a part in the investing partners.
Who is Aaron Sanchez Married to Now?
Aaron Sanchez is once a married man, he married Ife Sanchez Mora. There is no further information about their first met and dating history. However, they married in 2009 and after living together for 3 years they divorced in 2012. They even share one son together Yuma Sanchez with one stepdaughter named Sofia Piana from his former wife.
As of now, Aaron lives in the United States along with his son and daughter. After divorced with Ife, he has not disclosed that he has a girlfriend or any affair. Moreover, he has not been linked with any girls in the past. Also, there are not many rumors about his affair. His current relational status is single.
Facts of Aaron Sanchez
|Full Name||Aarón Sanchez|
|Net Worth||$4 Million|
|Date Of Birth||1976|
|Age||44 years 0 months|
|Place Of Birth||12th February 1976|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)|
|Profession||Chef and Television personality|
|Education||The Dwight School, Johnson & Wales University|
|Spouse||Ife Sanchez Mora 2009 to 2012|
|Parents||Father Adolfo Sanchez Mother Zarela Martinez|
Quick Facts of Aaron Sanchez
|1||Created a new menu for the "House of Blues".|
|2||Chef/owner of "Mestizo" in Kansas City.|
|3||Grew up in El Paso, Texas.|
|4||His mentor was Paul Prudhomme.|
|5||Friend of Michael Symon for over 15 years.|
|6||Chef/co-owner of "Centrico" in New York City.|
|7||Son of Zarela Martinez.|
Filmography of Aaron Sanchez
|Chopped Junior||2015||TV Series||Himself - Judge / Chef & Restaurateur|
|Rachael Ray||2010-2015||TV Series||Himself|
|Chopped||2009-2015||TV Series||Himself - Judge / Chef & Restaurateur / Himself / ...|
|The Dr. Oz Show||2015||TV Series||Himself|
|Home & Family||2015||TV Series||Himself|
|Guilty Pleasures||2015||TV Series||Himself|
|Best.Ever.||2015||TV Series||Himself - Chef & Restaurateur / Himself - Chef / Restaurateur|
|Beat Bobby Flay||2015||TV Series||Himself - Judge / Mentor|
|Taco Trip||2014-2015||TV Series||Himself - Host|
|Today||2014||TV Series||Himself - Guest / Himself|
|Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.||2014||TV Series||Himself|
|Rewrapped||2014||TV Series||Himself - Judge|
|The Talk||2014||TV Series||Himself|
|Southern Fried Everything||2014||TV Series||Himself - Chef / Restaurant Owner|
|Rachael vs. Guy: Celebrity Cook-Off||2014||TV Series||Himself - Judge|
|The Taste||2014||TV Series||Himself - Guest Mentor|
|Iron Chef America: The Series||2005-2013||TV Series||Himself - Judge / Himself - ICA Judge / Himself - Team Chopped / ...|
|The Best Thing I Ever Made||2011-2013||TV Series||Himself|
|Thanksgiving Live!||2012||TV Movie||Himself|
|Food Network Star||2012||TV Series||Himself - Panelist|
|Live with Kelly and Michael||2012||TV Series||Himself - Guest|
|Heat Seekers||2011-2012||TV Series||Himself - Co-Host|
|The Wendy Williams Show||2012||TV Series||Himself|
|Aaron Loves NY||2011||TV Series documentary||Himself|
|Mike & Mike||2011||TV Series||Himself - Chef|
|Unique Eats||2010-2011||TV Series||Himself|
|The Best Thing I Ever Ate||2009-2011||TV Series||Himself|
|Dear Food Network||2010||TV Series||Himself|
|The New America||2010||TV Movie||Himself|
|Chefs vs. City||2009||TV Series||Himself - Food Network Chef|
|Food Detectives||2009||TV Series documentary||Himself|
|Dear Food Network: Thanksgiving||2008||TV Series|
|Throwdown with Bobby Flay||2007||TV Series||Himself|