Yes, celebrities can dine out at five-star eateries three meals a day or hire a private chef for their own convenience, but thanks to Instagram, we're realizing just how much these stars like to cook. In fact, some even serve up Michelin-worthy creations without batting an eye. In celebration of their adventures in culinary fare, here are some of our favorite snaps.
Because she's just the best, proud Italian Lady Gaga cooked up her famous ziti for the Chicago Fire Department. She wants full bellies, boys!
On top of being a word class singer/songwriter/performer, Taylor Swift can make a mean meal. (And Calvin Harris knows he's a lucky man.)
While appearing on The Chew, Lohan prepared Thanksgiving dishes including this authentic lasagna dish.
When it comes to Turkey Day, Jessica Alba is all business.
Cooking classes are fun for all types of friends—even super-duper famous ones.
For Beyoncé's 33rd birthday, Lively baked her a bee-themed, lemon honey birthday cake. Casual.
Teigen's Instagram feed is practically a masterclass in cooking and here she's tempting us with some expertly-seasoned ribs. (She's even coming out with her own cookbook. No one who follows her is surprised.)
*Of course* this is what Thanksgiving looks like at Oprah's abode. Sweet potatoes with freshly picked rosemary, anyone?
A perfectly captioned Instagram courtesy of Chrissy Teigen: "Cooking class with el sensitivo."
Big girls don't cry when chopping onions, and that's why Kelly has the perfect solution: skiing goggles.
While pregnant, Lively got cooking lessons from Chef Hung Huynh.
On Thanksgiving, Conrad can't help but admire her work. (We're eager test-tasters, Lauren...)
The two stars had a girl's night baking and decided to look the part, aprons et al.
On Easter, Carey took a D.I.Y. approach to making festive cupcakes.
Michelle knows full well that the best way to prepare an Italian meal is with a glass of red wine in hand.
Kardashian is always one for a sultry selfie, even while she's baking.
Teigen is only by the book when it comes to cooking up one of her signature delicacies.
Benson can't help but snap a selfie while baking up brownies with a friend.
The mother of three doesn't mind a little tongue-in-cheek attire while making breakfast for the fam.
For a friend's birthday, Oprah learned how to make authentic Tibetan dumplings.
Joe Jonas had to get a snap of his girlfriend Gigi, who totally matched the 4th of July cake she helped prepare.
Teigen likes to bake cakes with lots o' layers and berries.
The GOOP founder is no stranger to the kitchen and loves herself some homemade pasta.
Even seasoned celeb cooks have their mixing bowl mishaps.
The two pop stars had a culinary field day at Ella's Fine Food and Drink.
Lively proves there's plenty of time for fun and games in the kitchen.
Belle knows that Thanksgiving dishes are best created as a family effort.
Styles love him some pizza, especially when it's homemade with all the fixings.
There are many things to envy about Menounos—including her outdoor kitchen.
Making dinner for her mom, Rossum is a master with the scallops.