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Sizzle Reel

Check out my sizzle reel for clips from some of the work I’ve done with Food Network, Cooking Channel and more.

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Family Circle Magazine

I’m all about sharing recipes with your friends, family and loved ones. This one in particular is great because it is so flavorful, versatile and simple.    

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Fast Company

“Third-generation cookbook author and restaurateur Aarón Sánchez sat down with Fast Company senior editor Kim Last at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel to talk about how he got “bit by the bug of Mexican cuisine,” and how that landed him at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival. Watch this video and you’ll learn about how […]

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Good Morning America

I had the great pleasure of being on Good Morning America to show Ginger Zee how we can whip up some sweet  and spicy recipes with my amazing partners King’s Hawaiian new jalapeño rolls.  For Full Video  

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You might want to have printouts of this recipe ready to hand out at your next party, because everyone in attendance is going to ask how you made this delicious queso fundido infused with a touch of tequila, spicy peppers, and chorizo. You might also want to have more than one batch ready to go, […]

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The Talk

I joined the ladies at The Talk to show them how we make our Crab Enchiladas at Johnny Sánchez in New Orleans in Baltimore. We had a lot of fun and and whipped up a decadent twist on a classic Mexican dish. Check out our segment at the link below.  For Full Video

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Food is the New Rock

I went to SXSW in Austin, TX and I talked all things food and music with Zach Brooks. Food is the New Rock is a great podcast combining Chefs and Musicians, the cross over is pretty amazing! Check out the interview at the link below! For Full Interview       

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Aarón Sánchez

9 Fall-Off-Your-Chair Funny Quotes from Chef Aarón Sánchez at SOBEWFF

The Latin Kitchen

  How do we love Chef Aarón Sánchez? Let us count the ways. He brought major star power to last week’s South Beach Wine and Food Festival, wherein he fed, educated, and entertained attendees. But where he comes off as uber-serious on Chopped and laid-back-surfer-dude’ish on Taco Trip, the realAarón Sánchez is really funny, with spot-on comedic timing, insightful political commentary, and the ability to riff […]

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DirecTV Fantasy Football Show

Fantasy Football Show

DirecTV, January 2016

Had such a blast with the DirecTV crew, representing my favorite team and sharing some of my tailgate and game day recipes.  Check out the clip below.    

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A Taste of Argentina

The Daily Meal, December 2015

Mexican-American culinary genius meets top-tier Argentine wines as Chef Aarón Sánchez joins forces with wine brand Terrazas de los Andes for retail activations and other projects in 2016. “This partnership was something genuine and organic,” Sánchez said. “Once I started having Terrazas and have people engage and inform me about what the wine was about […]

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Food & Wine, May 2015

Most Wanted

Food & Wine, May 2015

  “One day I went to an ice cream parlor and got the dulce de leche cone. The next thing I know, I’m thinking about how good dulce de leche would be with duck!” says Aarón Sánchez, explaining his unconventional pairing of the beloved Latin American caramel with poultry.      

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Baltimore Magazine

In Celebration of Cinco de Mayo

Baltimore Magazine, May 2015

Both renowned chefs in their own right, New Orleans-based John Besh and Texas native Aarón Sánchez collaborated on Johnny Sánchez, a Mexican restaurant that opened last fall. We as Baltimoreans are lucky to have a location right in our backyard, on the second floor of Horseshoe Casino. On the chefs’ most recent visit to Baltimore, […]

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People Magazine, January 2015

Great Ideas

People Magazine, January 2015

  The chefs and owners of Johnny Sánchez in New Orleans share a snack that scores big with guests.    

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Festive Foods: Last Minute New Years Eve Party Dishes

Today Show, New Years Eve 2014

  Having friends or family over to watch the ball drop but don’t know what to serve them? Lucky for you, chef Aarón Sánchez has some quick and flavorful snacks that will have you in and out of the kitchen so you can enjoy your party. Here, he shares his recipes for chicken tostadas, salsa, zucchini quesadillas […]

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Today Show, Halloween 2014

A Taste of Halloween

Today Show October 31, 2015 Halloween Special

  Chef Aarón Sánchez shares his favorite Dia de los Muertos recipes, dressed as his favorite Muppet – the Swedish Chef, just in time for the festivities.      

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Skin Deep Magazine


Skin Deep Magazine, September 2014

  Tattooing and cooking may go hand-in-hand these days, but it’s not often you meet a chef who co-owns a tattoo studio near New York City’s historic Bowery. That on top of running numerous restaurants, starring in several successful TV shows and publishing two ace cookbooks. Then again, it’s not often you meet someone as […]

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The Dish

Chef Aarón Sánchez’s Pollo con Pepian

The Dish, March 2014

Check out my debut on CBS, “The Dish” from March 2014. I made some of classics: pollo con pepian, chile rellanos and my mom’s famous creamy rice. Visit the recipe section for full recipes.    

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CBS, "The Talk"

Food Festival with Aarón Sánchez

The Talk, March 2014

  I had a great time with the lovely ladies of The Talk! I made some of my favorites: Shrimp Mojo de Ajo, Sauteed Corn con Queso and my Zucchini, Jicama and Apple Salad.  Check out the recipe section of my website for full recipes!    

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Chef Aarón Sánchez


Cosmopolitan for Latinas, Fall 2013

When it comes to Latin cuisine, chef Aarón Sánchez from the hit show Chopped is el rey. We met up with him in NYC at the Food Network Kitchen, were he cooked these yummy finger foods, great for parties and large gathers.

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Chef Aarón Sánchez + Chef John Besh

Aarón Sánchez and John Besh Discover Haiti’s Evolving Food Culture

The New York Times Style Magazine, August 2013

  Earlier this week, the TV personalities and James Beard Award-winning chefs Aarón Sánchez and John Besh headed to Haiti on behalf of Oxfam’s GROW Program, which seeks to promote sustainable practices for food production around the world.    

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Great Idea's, Cinco de Mayo

Great Ideas, Cinco De Mayo

People Magazine, May 2013

  The Food Network star shares a simple recipe for a traditional veggie side dish with “just the right amount of crunch,” he says.    

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Rachael Ray Show

Geoffrey and Aarón Play In the Bag

Rachael Ray Show, March 2013

It was so fun competing against my good friend, Chef Geoffrey Zakarian in this competition. He may have gotten the best of me this time (spoiler alert) but I’ll be sure to bring my A game next time.

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Aaron on the Today Show

What’s For Dinner?

The Today Show, March 2013

    Want to make your midweek dinner routine more interesting? Try these recipes from chef and Food Network star Aarón Sánchez: grilled grouper tacos, and zucchini, jicama and apple salad.

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