When I found out I had to go gluten free for medical reasons, I thought my career as a chef was over. Flour is in the foundation of cooking and the idea of having to eliminate it from my kitchen scared me. I started making a list of the things I would have to get rid of from my kitchen and ...
After more than two years doing stand-up comedy in Los Angeles, Alex Thomopoulos often found greater joy in the kitchen cooking then on stage performing. She enrolled in the International Culinary School at the Art Institute, and soon after started her own catering company. Her unique and flavor packed cooking style has led to a growing success for her and her business.
In addition to hosting her own cooking shows “Bites and Booze; Gluten Free” and “Gluten Free with Alex T” on YouTube’s HUNGRY channel, she was a series regular on MTV’s Disaster Date, and is a regular recipe and content contributor for KitchenAid, Huff Post Taste and the Chalkboard Magazine websites. She is a reoccurring guest and guest co-host of Hallmark Channel’s Home and Family Show.