SideChef and Renowned Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten Expand Partnership
Jean-Georges to deepen collaboration with the all-in-one home cooking platform by helping develop premium products and unique recipes
December 4, 2023

San Francisco, February 4, 2020 -- SideChef, the all-in-one home cooking platform, today announced it is broadening its partnership with Michelin Star Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten. Chef Jean-Georges, who has been an advisor to the company since its launch in 2014, will continue to provide his culinary expertise to teach users how to cook through new SideChef offerings.

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“We are beyond proud to build upon our partnership with Jean-Georges as an advisor,” said SideChef CEO and Founder, Kevin Yu. “As one of the most famous chefs in the world, we are excited to bring his impressive three-star Michelin background to the masses, and empower eaters everywhere to cook great food.”

In addition to providing strategic counsel on product development, SideChef users can expect signature Jean-Georges Recipies made for everyday cooking as well as new co-created recipe content available exclusively on the app.

“I’ve been deeply impressed by SideChef's role in driving the evolution of the home kitchen to meet the needs of the twenty-first-century cook,” said Vongerichten. “I’m excited to continue working with the company to help solve all the various needs a home cook could ever have.”

SideChef is a leader in the smart kitchen technology space, with existing partnerships and integrations with the food industry’s top chefs, bloggers, content producers, and appliance brands, including Electrolux, Haier, LG, GE, V-Zug, and Bosch Home Connect. Users can also benefit from in-app integrations with Amazon Fresh for seamless grocery delivery, and Amazon Alexa and Google Home Hub devices for smart assistant guided cooking.

About SideChef

SideChef is an all-in-one home cooking platform that provides over 16,000 interactive smart recipes with dynamic recipe guidance featuring hands-free voice commands, step-by-step photos, how-to videos, and built-in timers. SideChef offers in-app meal planning, grocery delivery, and smart kitchen connectivity. Founded by Kevin Yu in 2014, the company pioneers the next generation of cooking practices with a focus on personalization, inspiration, and connectivity at every step of the meal-making process.

SideChef is available for free on iOS and Android devices. The SideChef app has won Google Play Editor's Pick for 'Best Apps of 2017, inspiring the creation of over 2.5 million meals in home kitchens around the world.  For more information, visit