Nicole Gaffney

Nicole Gaffney is a finalist on Food Network Star, Season 10.

Photo by: Eddy Chen ©2014, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Eddy Chen, 2014, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Nicole Gaffney, 29 (Atlantic City), isn’t just another personal chef — her magnetic personality and innate culinary talent set her apart from the crowd. She grew up cooking with her Sicilian grandparents and comes from a family of commercial fishermen, and her "coastal cuisine" take on food is heavily influenced by her family and growing up in a seaside town. The kitchen is her retreat, and a career in food has always been her dream. 

Keep Reading

Next Up

Kara Sigle Bio

Kara Sigle is a finalist on Season 8 of Food Network Star.

Emma Frisch

Emma Frisch is a finalist on Food Network Star, Season 10.

Donna Sonkin Shaw

Donna Sonkin Shaw is a finalist on Food Network Star, Season 10.

Suzanne Lossia Bio

Suzanne Lossia is a finalist competing on Food Network Star, Season 13.
More from:

Past Seasons

On TV

The Pioneer Woman

9:30am | 8:30c

Barefoot Contessa

10:30am | 9:30c

Giada Entertains

11:30am | 10:30c

30 Minute Meals

12:30pm | 11:30c

The Pioneer Woman

1:30pm | 12:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives

9pm | 8c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

4:30am | 3:30c

Latest Stories