The remaining chefs demonstrate their passion and respect for cooking.
In the first round of this All-Stars Tournament, Ted Allen challenges four Iron Chef America alumni to create a three-course meal using mystery ingredients; the competitors are Marc Forgione, Jose Garces, Cat Cora and Michael Symon. The judges are Aarón Sánchez, Geoffrey Zakarian and Scott Conant.moreless
The final two chefs compete in kitchen stadium and must create three holiday dishes.
The four remaining chefs are tasked with making a three-course seafood dinner for a party of 20 in the Hamptons.
The remaining 5 chefs must bid on the amount of time they can cook one of five mystery ingredients.
First chefs break up into teams of two and compete outdoors using basic ingredients to create "Iron Chef"-worthy dishes. In the end, the losing team faces off in a secret ingredient challenge with the loser going home.moreless