Cory Kahaney

Where are you living/working now?


What have you been up to since FNS?

Let's see, well today I made some microwave popcorn.

What did you enjoy most (and least) about being on FNS?

A lady never tells.

Do you still keep in touch with other finalists?


Any behind-the-scenes happenings from FNS you can tell us about?

Did anyone mention the nude volleyball games?

How did being on FNS affect your culinary career?

My culinary career is on fire and by on fire I mean the popcorn burned.

What advice would you offer the next round of finalists?

If you're a light sleeper bring earplugs.

When you look back, would you have done anything differently?


Are you recognized from your time on FNS?


What was the greatest lesson you learned from your time on FNS?

Wear your nicest clothes first.

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