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Celebrity Chefs Who Have Done the Ice Bucket Challenge

18 Chefs Brave the Ice Bucket Challenge

The Ice Bucket Challenge has swept the country with plenty of stars taking part, including your favorite chefs. From Rachael Ray to Gordon Ramsay to F-bomb-dropping Anthony Bourdain, these white-coated stars have stepped up to raise money for an ALS cure.

Michael Voltaggio

The former Top Chef contestant took cold to a new level with dry ice.

Dominique Crenn

Chef Crenn got her entire team on board for the challenge.

Andrew Zimmern

The Bizarre Foods master stood strong despite the cold.

Anthony Bourdain

Anthony ended up in the pool after taking the challenge.

Eric Ripert

The chef tried to up his buddy Tony Bourdain.

Aarón Sánchez and John Beck

These chefs teamed up to brace the ice-cold water together.

Jamie Oliver

Jamie got help from some serious construction equipment.

Gordon Ramsay

No yelling here! Gordon was too shocked for words.

Tim Love

With cute helpers like these, Tim easily handled getting wet.

Josh Capon

The chef and TV host did the challenge three times!

David Chang

The whole Momofuku team got busy with water buckets.

Mario Batali

Mario remained stoic while getting iced at the beach.

Thomas Keller

The California chef watered the plants and himself.

Sang Yoon

Instead of wearing his chef whites, the chef donned a hockey uniform.

Rachael Ray

Rachael got drenched not just once but three times.

Guy Fieri



The sunglasses-sporting chef recruited son Hunter for help with his Ice Bucket Challenge.

Paula Deen



Paula and her sons received a mighty splash.

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