Judson allen is a 2003 University of Illinois food science graduate and was a contestant on the Next Food Network Star, and currently has a cook book called The Spice Diet.
His current book, The Spice Diet, shares his personal story of being addicted to food. Allen encourages weight loss and shows you how to pair the perfect spices and ingredients, excluding salt, sugar and processed foods, to yield simple and flavorful meals that happen to be healthy.
Allen is the CEO and Executive Chef of Healthy Infused Cuisine, LLC, a premier cuisine company with clients such as national radio and tv talk show host Steve Harvey and Walgreens. Allen has also released his own line of signature hot sauce.
Today he stopped by the CIKitchen to prepare pecan crusted salmon.
Chef Judson Allen willing be visiting the Illini Union Bookstore Wednesday, January 31st at 11:30. There will be a hot sauce tasting, cooking demonstration, and book signing.