Instagram is one of the fastest growing social networking platforms on the web. It also happens to be particularly successful among foodies. Chefs, bloggers and general foodies who love to take pictures of their food have thronged to Instagram to share their best food moments in one click.
Here we have created a compilation that showcases some of the most influential gourmands across Instagram:
@pissinginthepunchbowl by Marcus Nilsson
Food photographer Marcus Nilsson has a delicious looking Instagram handle. Apart from taking photographs for a number of food magazines like Bon Appetit and Saveur, he is also an avid traveller.
@chefmattybee by Chef Matty Bennett
A personal chef in New York, Matty Bee’s Instagram account will let you feel like you have a personal chef right on your phone! Well, at least we like to think that.
@foodandwine by Food and Wine
The famous magazine maintains an Instagram account that is guaranteed to make you drool. You might not want to follow them if you’ve skipped lunch today.
@julieskitchen by Julie Lee
LA based Julie Lee, composes beautiful collages using the uber-healthy ingredients that go into her recipes.
@massimobottura by Massimo Bottura
Osteria Francescana’s chef Massimo Bottura is an avid Instagrammer. Osteria is a three-starred Michelin restaurant and has been listed in top 5 of the World’s 50 Best Restaurants since 2010. You can bet his Instagram account is worth the ‘Follow’ click.
@mimithor by Mimi Thorisson
Mimi Thorisson is one the most stylish ladies of contemporary French cuisine. She became popular not only because of the recipes prepared with local ingredients from the region of Médoc, but also because of her oneiric posts showcasing her kitchen and the beautiful rural surroundings of her chateau. Now a cookbook author and a French TV star, Thorisson happens runs one of the most popular accounts of Instagram on French food & paraphernalia.
@local_milk by Beth Kirby
Tenessee-based Beth Kirby takes beautifully styled images that depict southern living. And of course, there’s tons of food.
@aprilbloomfield by April Bloomfield
April Bloomfield’s Instagram account gives a taste of what life looks like inside one of New York’s most famous professional kitchens. She takes beautiful snaps of fresh ingredients, farming moments and kitchen details.
@abckitchen by ABC Kitchen
ABC Kitchen is one of Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s many restaurants in New York City. Picture after picture you are reminded exactly why there exists a world called ‘food porn’.