Sure, chefs are masters of hospitality. But how far does it go?

One NRA Show writer put some of your favorites to the test by asking for a hug. 

Here's what happened...

 

This massive bear hug from Chef Robert Irvine...

 

This bubbly squeeze from Chef Anne Burrell...

 

The charismatic embrace from Chef Brian Malarkey...

 

A super friendly fold with Chef Mike Isabella ...

 

Pure sunshine from Chef Maneet Chauhan...

 

An all-American huddle with Chef Mark Murphy...

 

This matter-of-fact wrap from Chef Alex Guarnaschelli...

 

A grinning grip with Marcus Samuelsson...

 

This spontanious combustion with Chef Homaro Cantu...

 

One jovial lock-up from Jonathan Waxman...

 

This super cool, bring-it-in moment with Aarón Sánchez...

 

And last...

 

But certainly not least...

 

Bayless.