According to a recent announcement, Bravo’s Top Chef season 16 is going to be filmed in Kentucky. The news was just came last Thursday, and production will start this spring, and premiere date will be later this year. Shari Levine (EVP of current production in Bravo Media) said in a statement, “Kentucky has a strong food identity, and we know our incoming chefs will be inspired by the burgeoning culinary scene, known for its innovative takes on Southern cuisine, melding flavors and use of Kentucky’s agricultural bounty.”
Season 16 of Top Chef will take place in Louisville, Lexington and Lake Cumberland, Kentucky and will highlight the local dishes of each area. Kentucky state is becoming one of the most interesting places to eat in the country.