Kevin Belton Weight Loss in 2020
In recent years, the famous American Chef, Kevin Belton, unintentionally made his way to the spotlight because of his significant weight loss. And his followers were so excited to know how he achieved it.
Aside from being a television personality, he has gained millions of followers since he was also a teacher in New Orleans School of Cooking and the author of three books.
Now, let us look at why his followers were so eager to know about the New Orleans Chef's weight loss.
How Much Weight Has Chef Kelvin Belton Lost?
For two years now, the WYES-TV host, Chef Kelvin Belton has been losing weight of over 130 lbs. From his Twitter account last 2019, he shared about he achieved it.
Fans have been asking him if he had a gastric bypass or weight loss pills or did he went into a natural way?
But Chef Kevin said how he persevered in exercising and eating a clean diet. He posted, "It has taken me over two years and I've lost 130lbs. I exercise every day with my wife and puppy Cookie Monster." He then added, "I eat low carb (not no carb because that’s just not for me)& a lot smaller portions. It’s taken a long time &been hard but worth it."
Added to that, he also had pre-diabetes and rising blood pressure, resulting in a mutual decision with his wife that he should go on a weight loss diet.
This was revealed to the public when he posted about his body transformation on his Facebook account. It was about him giving away the clothes that are too large for him to wear and a fan was commented about how amazing Kevon Belton's body transformation was.
"I have been working on it for a long time. I do talk to the food. I needed to do something. I was getting uncomfortable. I was told I was pre-diabetic and my blood pressure was rising. So my wife and I decided to do something about it."
Now, another Facebook fan commented on the post to ask about how Kevin Belton started his weight loss journey. This is what the celebrity Chef said,
"I had to do something about it. It’s been over two years, and I still have some left to go, but my doc said I could easily have added 10-20 years to my life. And I feel so much better."
A daily exercise with his wife and a low-carb diet was his routine in order to achieve a healthy body and add years to his life.
Does Kevin Belton Have A Wife?
Yes, Chef Kevin Belton was married in 2018 to Monica on a surprise wedding at WYES studio where his TV show was taped.
They first met in 2000 during Kevin's event. Monica described her as funny, charismatic, funny, and tall. But then their relationship went off for 12 years when Monica moved to another place to find a job. Several years later, it became something else. Kevin made a way to keep the communication going and asked if they can work it out again.
Now, they are enjoying their married life with their son, Noah.
And this is what Kevin Belton said when asked to describe his wife, "Monica has a heart of gold and is a fantastic mother. She is always ready to do for others before she does for herself.”
Does Kevin Belton Have His Own Restaurant?
Cooking instruction is the passion of Chef Kevin Belton. He doesn't have a restaurant but he always seen on television cooking shows. He spent 30 years teaching the foundation of Louisiana cooking to different audiences. He also led 7,000 lessons, offered classes, and cooking demonstrations throughout the U.S and Canada.
Moreover, he has been a featured chef and guest on several cooking shows such as the Taste of America, Food Fighters, Emeril Love, Ready Set Cook, Live, Love, and Lunch.
In 1999, he was also a co-host and chef on the BBC series Big Kevin, Little Kevin, and featured the Bristish celebrity chef, Kevin Woodford.
In 2014, he was recognized as one of the top twenty Louisiana chefs by the American Culinary Federation. In the same year, he became the resident chef for WWL's morning show and has been associated with WYES-TV as the host for the numerous popular cooking marathons.
How Tall Is Chef Kevin Belton?
Kevin Belton has been known for his big personality as well as his big physique. He is 6' 9'' and has been admired for noble dishes, which he learned from her mother and grandmother in New Orleans.
He is very well-known for his recipe in seafood gumbo, pralines, shrimp remoulade, chicken Clemenceau and many other New Orleans specialties.