Pete Blohme Net Worth
The Panini Pete is one of the many concepts owned by Chef Blohme, who is also a member of the BCA Best Chefs of America. He is also a founding member of “The Messlords,” a group of Celebrity Chefs who travel to far-flung locations to provide culinary training and mass feedings for US Troops. The group has been to Cuba, Japan, and Spain, as well as served meals on submarines and aircraft carriers.
Panini Pete met Guy Fieri during his appearance on “Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives.” The two hit it off right away, and Fieri suggested that they cook for the troops. Blohme’s father served in the Marine Corps and many members of his extended family served during the Vietnam War. He has a special place in his heart for the troops.
Blohme has worked in the restaurant industry for over 40 years. In 2006, he opened Panini Pete’s Cafe, which quickly became a hit in the area. He has been featured on numerous television shows, including Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives, and the Food Network’s Food Truck Wars.