Man v. Food

Season 3 Episode 17


Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM Sep 29, 2010 on Travel Channel

Episode Recap

Adam starts his journey at the California State Fair. While there he samples common carnival dishes like deep fried cat fish and the twister dog which is a ten inch hot dog wrapped in fried and twisted potato. Next he samples deep fried desserts like cookie dough, cheesecake, brownies, and 3 Twinkies on a stick known as the king twink. Next Adam heads to Jim Denny's for over sized breakfast dishes. While there he samples their two pound omelet known as the works. In the final leg of Adams journey Adam heads to Parkers Hot Dogs for the Knucklehead Challenge. To win Adam must eat a five pound dish made of 5 hot dogs and 4 pounds of chili, nacho cheese, and french fries. To win Adam must finish the dish in 20 minutes or less.