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Food Network Turns 30! Check Out These Throwback Photos of Its Original Stars

Celebrate the Food Network’s milestone anniversary with a look back at the OG chefs



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Bobby Flay and Guy Fieri

It’s been 30 years since a delicious television channel called the Food Network hit the airwaves.

In that time, it’s become the go-to for home cooks and couch critics alike, turning chefs into celebrities (see: Bobby Flay and Guy Fieri) and inspiring viewers to shout “BAM!” among other kitchen catchphrases.

In honor of the Food Network’s 30th anniversary, see photos of some of its biggest stars in their early years.

Bobby Flay



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Bobby Flay in 1998

Bobby Flay joined Food Network in 1995 — when he was in his early 30s — and hasn’t looked back since.

“That place has been my family for a long time,” the