Food Network star Jeff Mauro's '$24 in 24' comes to Chicago

September 17, 2012 10:08:44 AM PDT
Jeff Mauro, winner of the seventh season of Food Network Star, graduated from California's Hollywood Kitchen Academy and has worked in the food industry since high school in various roles, including line cook, caterer and chef instructor.

After pursuing a career as an entertainer and comedian in Los Angeles, Jeff returned to Chicago to spend time doing what he loves: cooking. His down-to-earth personality coupled with his comic relief make a great combination in the kitchen.

Now, Jeff is traveling the country in the Food Networks' newest show, "$24 in 24" in which he has $24 to find the most delicious meals in 24 hours. Check it out on Sunday's premiere on the Food Network takes place in his hometown of Chicago.


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