Iron Chef America

Season 7 Episode 5

Thanksgiving Showdown

Aired Sunday 9:00 PM Nov 16, 2008 on Food Network

Episode Recap

Secret Ingredient: Thansgiving Feast Iron Chefs Michael Symon & Bobby Flay's Dishes Butter-Poached Lobster with Leeks and Puffed Wild Rice Fry Bread Taco with Spice-Crusted Venison Duck 3 Ways Cedar-Planked Heritage Turkey with Ancho Gravy and Cranberries Indian Pudding with Cinnamon and Nutmeg Ice Cream Iron Chefs Cat Cora & Morimoto's Dishes Seared Venison Tenderloin on a Salt Brick Asian Lobster Stew Duck Skewers 4 Ways Tandori Turkey Japanese Braised Red Snapper Thanksgiving Rice Walnut Souffle Judges Tiki Barber - NFL star and Today Show host Donatella Arpaia - Restaurateur Lou Diamond Phillips - Actor and Restaurateur MIchael Symon and Bobby Flay Taste: 27 Plating: 13 Originality: 15 Total: 55 Cat Cora and Morimoto Taste: 26 Plating: 14 Originality: 14 Total: 54 Winner: Iron Chefs Michael Symon & Bobby Flay by one point!