Damaris Lennon Phillips, a talented American chef, and television personality rose to fame after taking the crown on the ninth season of the hit Food Network series, Food Network Star. She then went on to showcase her southern cooking expertise as the host of Southern at Heart for five seasons. In 2018, she joined forces with culinary legend Bobby Flay to co-host The Bobby and Damaris Show on Food Network.
Damaris Phillips is not only a successful chef and television personality but also has a rock-solid support system in her husband, Darrick Wood. She may love her meat dishes, but her hubby Darrick is all about the vegetarian life. In fact, when they got married, they decided to keep things meat-free during their wedding. They served up some tasty alternatives like hummus sandwiches and colorful salads instead.
For a glimpse into the world of Damaris and Darrick’s marriage, keep reading the post as we reveal all the information that is currently available to us.
A Look Into Damaris And Darrick’s Relationship
The talented chef and television personality found her perfect match in Darrick Wood, whom she married on June 13th, 2015. The couple tied the knot at the picturesque Willow Park in Louisville, Kentucky, surrounded by 235 of their loved ones. The wedding ceremony was a beautiful blend of southern charm and elegance, with an outdoor lounge that set the scene for a cozy and intimate cocktail hour.
As of now, Damaris and Darrick do not have children, but they enjoy each other’s company and are happy with their life.
As a radio presenter, Darrick often joins Damaris on her culinary adventures, making for a dynamic duo in the world of food. The couple can often be found experimenting with new recipes and flavors on Instagram, with Darrick providing his honest opinions and unwavering support for Damaris’ culinary creations.
Know More About Damaris Phillips
Damaris Phillips is a culinary instructor who graduated from Jefferson Community and Technical College with a degree in Culinary Arts. She decided to attend culinary school because she “didn’t know what to do in life.” In early 2013, Phillips was a contestant on the ninth season of the Food Network series Food Network Star. She was announced as the winner of the competition on August 11, 2013, and as a reward, she got her own show on Food Network called Southern at Heart. The show premiered on October 27, 2013, and ran for five seasons from 2013 to 2016, with most seasons consisting of 13 episodes. An episode airing on April 19, 2015, was watched by 816,000 viewers.
Since September 2017, she has co-hosted The Bobby and Damaris Show on Food Network with her former co-judge Bobby Flay. In October 2017, she began co-hosting Southern and Hungry with Rutledge Wood (her brother-in-law) on Cooking Channel. Damaris frequently appears on Guy’s Grocery Games as both a judge and a competing chef.