Meet Nusret Gökçe - a Turkish chef that is currently taking the Internet by storm.

The chef and owner of a chain restaurant in Turkey called 'Nusr-Et' already had a pretty decent Instagram following before, but it just recently grew rapidly due to a video of him sexily salting meat. Yup, you read that correctly - sexily salting meat! Which pretty much explains why the Internet named him 'Salt Bae', huh?

Well, due to his sensual 'food porn' skills, Salt Bae not only earned some more followers and a catchy nickname but also the honor to be the first meme of 2017! Check out some of the hilarious memes featuring Salt Bae below, vote for your favorites, and feel free to submit your own Salt Bae memes to the list!

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Meet Nusret Gökçe - a Turkish chef that is currently taking the Internet by storm

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The chef and owner of a chain restaurant in Turkey called 'Nusr-Et' already had a pretty decent Instagram following

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But it just recently grew rapidly due to a video of him sexily salting meat

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So now the Internet has named him Salt Bae

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Now, due to his sensual 'food porn' skills, Salt Bae not only earned some more followers

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And a catchy new nickname

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But also the honor to be the first meme of 2017

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Check out some of the hilarious memes below

#1

Salt Bae

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Karin Morris 2 years ago

He's just a bit too full of himself, I can see it in his face. Otherwise he's be smiling or laughing at how silly the pics are

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Salt Bae

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Helga Novelli 2 years ago

Can I vote 10 points for this?

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Natasha L 2 years ago

Worry, boy, worry

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#4

Salt Bae

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Helga Novelli 2 years ago

Superb!

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Salt Bae

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yulia missy 2 years ago

But wanda still choose cosmo

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Cathy Binder 2 years ago

my favorite so far

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Salt Bae

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Susanna Vesna 2 years ago

Oh perfect!

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Yurdagül Koca 2 years ago

What is the meaning of salt bae?

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Cathy Binder 2 years ago

lol

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Susanna Vesna 2 years ago

My secret ingredient- Chilly Powder! hahah

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Salt Bae

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Serena Nichols 2 years ago

I thought they meant a hyphen e.g Lily-Mae

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#19

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Kevser TJurkovic 2 years ago

Not his kids

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#20

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Emel Ertas 2 years ago

No he does not have children :)

#21

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Thegreatcountryofverden 2 years ago

Card trick.

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#27

When He Thinks The Argument Is Over And You Come Back With, "oh! ...and Another Thing..."

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Nyello 2 years ago

Ah yes, I was waiting for the skin color comment.

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Salt Bae

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Lilya 2 years ago

#FILTER

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Salt Bae

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#38

Salt Bae.. Stormtrooper Style..

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#39

Salt Bae.. Stormie Style..

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