Gordon Ramsay and his fellow chef mentors Nyesha Arrington and Richard Blais returned with another competitive season of Next Level Chef, which premiered soon after Super Bowl LVII on 12 February 2023. The Season 2 of the American culinary reality competition series thus introduced to viewers 18 contestants battling it out for the grand prize of $250,000 and a one-year mentorship under all three mentors. Nuri Muhammad was one of them. So, in this writing called ‘Nuri Muhammad Bio’ let us tell you all about him.
Nuri Muhammad On Next Level Chef
Nuri Muhammad is a professional chef. And on Next Level Chef, he was hand-picked to be on Nyesha Arrington. As a result, throughout the game show, he got to be on the “Nyesha Arrington Team”.
So far, i.e., up until S02E02 of Next Level Chef, Nuri Muhammad was still safe and in the game.
Season 2 of the series introduced to us all kinds of chefs ranging from home cooks to notable social media chefs. and pro chefs.
First, in the competition, this time, Kamahlai a 41-year-old home cook from Washington D.C., a member of Richard Blais’s team, was eliminated during the Season 2 premiere. Then, the next week the remaining chefs were tasked with creating Mexican dishes. Some chefs impressed the judges and others fell short. Fan-favorite chef Alex Morizio, of Brooklyn, New York, lost to Cassie in the elimination round and thus went home.
While Nuri is yet to talk about the results of this competition that he went to, he does really seem excited about it. He also did spill that his experience was far better than what he expected.
And so you know, this is not Nuri’s first time being part of a TV show. In January 2021, he also let people know that he appeared in Married To Medicine Season 8.
With WTOP, Nuri recently talked about his experience on the show. He explained that being on set, shooting, and doing all that goes into making a show, made him feel like a “genuine celebrity”.
Nuri Muhammad Career
Nuri Muhammad’s passion for culinary arts and cooking started at a young age. This is something he loves to do. While cooking also gives him the opportunity to express his creativity through food and that great sense of joy in seeing his clients enjoy the meals he prepares, with the help of it, he also wants to challenge assumptions made about African American males.
He also goes around by his professional moniker “Chef Stretch”.
Nuri started experimenting in the kitchen at a very early age. In an interview with Vogaye Baltimore in 2022 he recalled being too anxious to wait in the kitchen while his mother cared for his younger sister. He talked about how he would often obtain his own food.
In between in his career, he acquired an associate’s degree from Stratford Culinary Arts, a service-safe food handlers license, dietary/nutrition specialist, and food service production catering.
Today, Nuri says he is open for booking as a personal chef, catering, and private dinners. And in particular, he had been working as an executive sous chef at The Grove.
Is Nuri Muhammad Dating Anyone?
It was not known if Nuri Muhammad was dating anyone, at the time of this writing. But, in Next Level Chef, he did mention soon becoming a dad of a daughter. He said he was having a baby girl pretty soon. He even had a beautiful baby room prepared for her.
Nuri Muhammad Age
Nuri Muhammad was 22 years old when he decided to go on this show called Next Level Chef.
Nuri Muhammad Family
Chef Nuri Muhammad’s mother is Hakima Muhammad and she turned 55 years old in September 2022. Since September 2019, the matriarch has been working full-time as an operations program manager at the Government of the District of Columbia, Department of Disability Services. Also, back in 2016, she acquired an MBA from the University of Maryland Global Campus.
Nuri also mentioned his sister Tahirah when she turned 18 on 4 December 2018. Nuri had made her a beautiful birthday cake with a picture of her on it. In the prior-mentioned interview, Nuri also mentioned how when his younger sister was in elementary school, he had started high school, and he would cook her snacks after school.
How Tall Is Nuri Muhammad?
Nuri Muhammad stands around 6 feet and 2 inches in height.
Where Is Nuri Muhammad From?
Nuri Muhammad hails from the town of Upper Marlboro, based in the seat of Prince George’s County, Maryland.
When Is Nuri Muhammad’s Birthday?
Nuri Muhammad’s birthday is on October 28th. On this day in 2022, he composed a birthday appreciation post and gushed he is thankful for how much he has grown as a man, as a chef, and as a person in this past year. Looking back, he also recalled how his life has been filled with obstacles, things, or people trying to test him.
Is Nuri Muhammad On Instagram?
Nuri Muhammad could be found on Instagram @chefstretch with 258 posts and 5,031 followers as of 19 February 2023.