Ted Allen challenges Andrew Garrett, Meny Vakinn, Denzil Richards and Mei Chau to create a three-course meal using mystery ingredients...that are really hot! The judges are Michelle Bernstein, Geoffrey Zakarian and Aarón Sánchez.moreless
Ted Allen challenges Alex Moreno, Gemma Gray, David Viana and Andres Figueroa to use mystery ingredients...to make tapas! The judges are Michelle Bernstein, Aarón Sánchez and Amanda Freitag.
The return of an eliminated chef from Top Chef: Last Chance Kitchen is only the beginning of tonight's trials for the contestants. A blindfolded pantry raid for the Quickfire is next, and then the chefs are tasked with creating dishes that will not only impress the judges, but honor the chefs who trained them.
Guest Judge: None
Quickfire Challenge: Find Ingredients While Blindfolded & Then Cook a Dish
Elimination Challenge: Make a Dish to Impress Your Mentors
The chefs prepare dinner for an illustrious panel of guest diners who will help determine the finalists, but first they must get through a Quickfire with two twists- one at the beginning, and one in the middle- both assigned by the competition. Unfortunately, this will not be the only surprise they are dealt, as the Elimination turns into a sudden death match.
Guest Judges: Wolfgang Puck, Masaharu Morimoto, Michelle Bernstein, Melanie Dunea
Quickfire Challenge: Chefs Must Assign a c Top Chef Quickfire to One of Their Competitors
Elimination Challenge: Chefs Must Create a Last Supper for Three Culinary Icons
The final two contestants battle for the title of "Top Chef."
Guest Judge: Hubert Keller
Final Challenge: Cook the Best Five Course Meal Each Chef Has Ever Prepared in His Life.