Bridget Lancaster is the pastry chef and the TV host in the popular show ‘America’s Test Kitchen’. Bridget Lancaster is known for Cook’s Country from America’s Test Kitchen (2008) and Nova ScienceNow (2005)
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Bridget Lancaster was born in the year 1968 and celebrates her birthday on 30th November. She is currently 52 years old. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius. Likewise, Bridget was born in Cross Lanes, West Virginia, United States of America. Her nationality is American and belongs to the white ethnic group. Similarly, she was born to parents, Jim Lancaster and Linda Sapp. Bridget has a sister whom she is pretty close to.
Ever since childhood, Bridget grew up learning cooking from her mother. Moreover, her mother has taught her how to cook and also claims that, ‘My mom has always been a great from-scratch cook’. She and her sister would often cook together and bake often in festivals such as Christmas. Reflecting upon her educational background, she completed her high school from Nitro High School in 1987. Later she joined Ohio State University.
After finishing her graduation, she started working in restaurants. She started cooking in a restaurant in the South and Northeast majorly focusing on being a pastry chef. Followed by this, she later shifted to Boston and started working as a pastry chef and a kitchen supplies saleswoman. Moreover, while working there, it was her then co-worker who suggested she should apply for a magazine contest. Likewise, her career as a cook started after completing the magazine contest. In the year 1998, Bridget joined the popular ‘Christopher Kimball’ magazine as one of three test cooks.
Moreover, while working there, she soon became a cast member of TV shows, ‘Cook’s Country’ and ‘America’s Test Kitchen’. The first episode of ‘Cook’s Country’ was premiered in September 2008 in the PBS channel. This was an American half-hour television cooking show which was film in a renovated 1806 farmhouse in Rupert, Vermont. This show is the major hit and is nominated for many prestigious accolades like, ‘Daytime Emmy Award’ for outstanding Directing In A Lifestyle/ Culinary program.
Likewise, her method of cooking and her unique techniques started gaining popularity on the radio as well. Moreover, Bridget soon became famous and started gaining a lot of fame from various television shows as she invented many exotic dishes. Furthermore, besides the on-screen test cook for these television shows, she started working on various company’s cookbook projects.
Focusing on the pastry, she began working in various kitchens in the South and Northeast. Likewise, she has also been giving culinary classes, and Live shows of cooking demonstrations. Furthermore, she is currently hosting the ‘American Test Kitchen’ along with her long-time friend and co-worker, Julia Collin Davison. Besides being a co-host of the program, she is the host of a podcast ‘Proof’.
With hard work and dedication, Bridget has made quite an impressive achievement throughout her career. Her creative trait has made her survive in this hospitality industry. With over a decade of working as a celebrity chef, she has earned quite a fame in the industry. Her net worth is around $2 million. However, there is no information regarding her total asset.
Reflecting upon her relationship status, Bridget is a straight and married woman. She married to Chef Stephen Lancaster. Likewise, both have two sons together Tom and James.
Body Measurement and Social Status
Likewise, being a chef and surrounding herself around food most of the time, she is able to maintain a healthy body. She stands the height of 5 feet 5 inches tall (65 inches) and weighs around 54 kg. Similarly, she has a cute facial structure with blonde hair and green eyes. However, there is no information regarding her body measurement.
Reflecting upon her social media presence, Bridget is active in various social media like Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. She joined Twitter in May 2014 and has 6,420 followers in her @realblancaster account. Likewise, her Facebook account is @BridgetLancasterATK. However, she has does not has yet posted on her Instagram account @bridget.lancaster which has 2,139 followers in it.