Aarti Sequeira, is a chef, author, producer and Food Network personality. With her unique signature style of recipes and her great knowledge of spices, she has inevitably been dubbed “Spice Queen” and has become a sought-after television host, guest, influencer, commentator, and judge.
In addition to hosting her own show, Aarti Party, she also serves as judge on hit shows like Halloween Wars, Candy Land (hosted by Kristen Chenoweth), Luda Can’t Cook (featuring Ludacris), Guy’s Grocery Games, Supermarket Stakeout and Christmas Cookie Challenge, not to mention cooking alongside the country’s best chefs on Guy’s Ranch Kitchen. Off-network appearances include her recent role on Selena Gomez’s “Selena + Chef” (HBO Max). You may also recognize her voice while watching the animated character of Chef Shobha in Disney Jr.’s, "Mira, The Royal Detective." Her nationally syndicated column for The Associated Press entitled “World’s Fare” taught readers how to use ingredients from the international aisle in simple, weeknight dishes. A gifted writer, Aarti published her first cookbook, Aarti Paarti: An American Kitchen with an Indian Soul, in 2014.