Verdict Foodservice lists ten of the most popular tweets made by chefs in August 2019, based on the number of retweets and likes. The tweets were tracked by GlobalData’s Influencer platform. In order to select the best, GlobalData uses state of the art software to find the most popular Twitter entries.

It was no surprise that top chef Gordon Ramsay featured strongly in the top ten most popular food tweets. His global popularity helped him to provide almost half of the top ten entries in our the Foodservice top ten. Gordon Ramsay’s four tweets which were most liked and retweeted were inspired by his shows Uncharted on the National Geographic channel and Masterchef on the Fox channel. His wide-ranging tweet subjects included exotic foods and drinks and a very tricky cookery challenge.

 

1. Alex Guarnaschelli’s tweet about a missing garlic emoji on Apple’s iPhone

Username:  alex guarnaschelli

Twitter handle: @guarnaschelli

Retweets: 266

Likes: 2,272

2. Benito Molina Dubost’s tweet on the editing of his review criticising a sardine-based dish

Username:  Benito Molina Dubost

Twitter handle: @benitoysolange

Retweets: 137

Likes: 1,876

3. Chef Gordon Ramsay’s tweet about exploring exotic ingredients in Laos

Username:  Gordon Ramsay

Twitter handle: @GordonRamsay

Retweets: 98

Likes: 1,030

4. Chef and food styler Maraiana’s tweet on veganising foods

Username:  Mariana Orozco

Twitter handle: @MarianaOE

Retweets: 92

Likes: 693

5. Edd Kimber’s tweet about the overuse of plastic in supermarkets

Username:  Edd Kimber

Twitter handle: @TheBoyWhoBakes

Retweets: 88

Likes: 906

6. Chef Gordon Ramsay’s tweet about making Piña coladas in his Uncharted series on National Geographic Channel

Username:  Gordon Ramsay

Twitter handle: @GordonRamsay

Retweets: 79

Likes: 801

7. Alex Guarnaschelli’s tweet on using the word aioli in fast-food chains

Username:  alex guarnaschelli

Twitter handle: @guarnaschelli

Retweets: 72

Likes: 1,303

8. Gordon Ramsay’s tweet about an interesting whiskey, as part of his Uncharted series on National Geographic Channel

Username:  Gordon Ramsay

Twitter handle: @GordonRamsay

Retweets: 74

Likes: 766

9. Gordon Ramsay’s tweet on macaron challenge in his MasterChef series on Fox channel

Username:  Gordon Ramsay

Twitter handle: @GordonRamsay

Retweets: 64

Likes: 660

10. Indian chef Vikas Khanna’s tweet listing his world’s top ten chefs

Username:  Vikas Khanna

Twitter handle: @TheVikasKhanna

Retweets: 59

Likes: 413