Only 43 women of the 262 Best New Chefs published in Food & Wine -- or less than 16 percent -- have made the list since it was launched in 1988. No women were chosen in 2003. One woman was selected from 2004 to 2007 and from 2009 to 2011. Two women were named in 2008, 2012 and 2014.
But there is hope for female professional chefs out there yet.
Quick update, for those still interested in Amy's Baking Company: It's evidently still terrifying. Because now knives are being used outside the kitchen, and we're left wondering what could have made Amy and Samy Bouzaglo snap.
For centuries, thousands of Catholic pilgrims travel by foot along the Camino de Santiago, or the Way of Saint James, to visit the cathedral reputedly housing the Apostle’s tomb on the coast of Spain. This year, famous Spanish chef José Andrés undertook the ancient pilgrimage, beginning in Astorga and ending in the port of Finisterre in Galicia. Faith and food, though, go hand-in-hand for Andrés, and he took hundreds of snapshots while on the long, long walk. Here are some of our favorites.