What exactly is a chef's kitchen? There is no universal definition, according to Realtors. But The Woodland, Texas Patch shows us what it might look like.

Do you fancy yourself a chef? Maybe you love a kitchen that is just a little beyond the functional. Food can be good even over a campfire, but it can taste a lot better when it's prepared in an amazing hands-on kitchen.

Some of these Houston-area homes have sweet islands that include a ton of space, and some of these have the best appliances on the market today. If a great kitchen is all you need to get your culinary juices flowing and help you plan the next spectacular dinner party, then these top five homes are worth a look.

This first home is in Sugar Land and features a open concept gourmet kitchen and hearth room with fireplace, huge granite island, high-end stainless appliances and all the room you need to prepare a gourmet meal.

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