Get to Know Tiffany — Rachael vs. Guy: Celebrity Cook-Off


Photo by: David Lang ©2013, Television Food Network, G.P.

David Lang, 2013, Television Food Network, G.P.

FN Dish is counting down to the Season 3 premiere of Rachael vs. Guy: Celebrity Cook-Off by introducing a new celebrity contestant every day. During the competition, the celebrities will be tested in a number of different challenges to see who has the most culinary chops. The winner will be awarded the title of Cook-Off Champion and $50,000 for the charity of his or her choice. Watch the premiere Monday, Jan. 6 at 9pm/8c, and keep coming back to FN Dish for exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes content.

Singer Tiffany, best known as the voice of the '80s, is a critically praised songwriter in Nashville. She recently released her eighth album, Rose Tattoo. Besides music, Tiffany has starred in TV movies and appeared on The Young and the Restless and How I Met Your Mother. She also recently opened a vintage clothing boutique in Nashville. Not only can she sing to entertain, but Tiffany also loves to cook and entertain, which is her plan of action for the competition. Tiffany is playing for The Caring Place.

Describe your cooking style in three words.
T: Spicy, global, healthy
What's the first food you recall making?
T: Pot of pinto beans with my grandmother
What's the most-memorable meal you have ever had?
T: Dining at a castle in England for my birthday

Who is your favorite chef or food TV personality, past or present?

T: Gordon Ramsay
What food will we never catch you eating?
T: Blue cheese
What's your signature dish?
T: Mediterranean Lemon Chicken
What's your guilty pleasure food?
T: Mashed potatoes and gravy

What's your favorite kitchen tool that you can't live without?

T: Lemon juicer

What's the weirdest item we'd be surprised to find in your fridge?

T: An array of apple cider vinegar

What music do you like to listen to in the kitchen?

T: Blues

Going into Rachael vs. Guy, who would you pick as your biggest competition and why?

T: Florence Henderson because she's America's favorite mom!

Why do you want to be the next Rachael vs. Guy Celebrity Cook-Off Champion?

T: Because I absolutely love to cook.
Rapid fire: Think fast!
Sweet or Savory? Savory
Coffee or Tea? Coffee
Vanilla or Chocolate? Chocolate
Ketchup, Mustard or Mayo? Mustard
French Fries or Onion Rings? French Fries
Salt or Pepper? Pepper
Burger or Hot Dog? Burger
Beer, Wine or Liquor? Wine