Iron Chef America

Season 3 Episode 7

Iron Chef Mario Batali vs. Ludovic Lefebvre

Aired Sunday 9:00 PM May 21, 2006 on Food Network

Episode Recap

Theme: Bigeye Tuna

Iron Chef Dishes Tuna Tartare and Toro Potato Crusted Tuna with Blood Orange Salad Tuna Involtini with Crab Pici Pasta with Sugo Finto Tuna Collar in the Style of Nice

Challenger Dishes Sashimi of Tuna with Rice Ice Cream Seared Tuna Tartare of Toro Seared Tuna with Citrus Udon Butter Poached Tuna with White Chocolate Purée Tuna Chips with Watermelon Soup

Judges Karine Bakhoum, Mo Rocca and Melissa Clark.

Iron Chef

Taste: 27 Plating: 14 Originality: 12 Total: 53


Taste: 20 Plating: 13 Originality: 14 Total: 47

Winner: Iron Chef Mario Batali