01/11/2013 02:04 pm ET

Foodie Baby Names: 12 Names For Your Aspiring Chef

Written by Linda Rosenkrantz for

Though the season of justifiable stuffing our faces is finally over, that doesn’t mean we have to stop thinking about food. So let’s take this opportunity to sublimate by saluting some of the most famous foodies of the past and present. Of course, our focus is on those with noteworthy names (not necessarily recipes) -- so, with apologies to Julia, Jamie, Jacques, Mario, Alice, Anthony, Daniel, Bobby and Gordon -- here are Nameberry's choices Top (Name) Chef.