Voting in Eater's Hottest Chef Competition begins right now. You might want to take your sweater off, because it's going to get toasty in here. In this round: Sea Change's Jamie Malone, Birchwood Cafe's Marshall Paulsen, Cafe Levain's Adam Vickerman, and Travail's Bob Gerken. Scope out the hot looks from these hot cooks in the gallery above, and place your vote below.
This poll will close at 11:30 a.m. UPDATE: Polls are staying open a little longer, so get your votes in! The chef with the most votes will move on to the semifinals.