Celebrity Chefs

Celebrity chefs react to Donald Trump’s electoral victory

Jennifer Griffin reports on the Democratic candidate's efforts to sway voters in battleground states

 

Even before Tuesday, Donald Trump’s controversial remarks about immigrants and women left a bad taste in the mouths of celebrity chefs and big names in the food today.

Texas restaurant changes name to Trump Café ahead of election

On Wednesday, as news of Trump’s electoral victory was confirmed, many chefs took to social media to express their shock, anger and hope for the future.

Some expressed a desire to flee the country:

Others were simply in shock:

Hillary Clinton enlists Mario Batali, other celebrity chefs to support her campaign

But many called for unity and expressed hope for the country's future: