Top Chef

Season 3 Episode 1

First Impressions

Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM Jun 13, 2007 on Bravo



  • Trivia

    • Elimination Dishes:

      Group One
      * Joey - Seared Buffalo Rib Eye, Grilled Scorpion Fish with Mediterranean Salad & Potato Chips
      * Sara N. - Razor Clams with Sweet Corn Chowder, Buffalo Rib Eye with Black Truffle Sauce
      * Clay - Pan Seared Wild Boar Chop & Cornbread Dressing with Scorpion Fish
      * Lia - Crusted Rack of Boar with Sesame Chili & Lentils, Sea Urchin Panna Cotta
      * Casey - Alligator Fried Steak & Braised Greens with Razor Clams
      * C.J. - Ostrich Tartare with Horseradish, Spider Crabs with Anise & Tomato Broth
      * Sandee - Cajun Fried Frog Legs with Spider Crab Jambalaya
      * Howie - Sea Urchin & Chanterelle Risotto, Crispy Frog Leg Lollipop (Not served due to expired time.)

      Group Two
      * Tre - Roasted Ostrich Fillet with Heirloom Tomato Risotto & Abalone Sauce
      * Brian - "Hair of Medusa": Eyes with Fries with Sriracha & Lime Aioli, Sea Eel, "Electric Venom Soup," Miso & Blood Orange Salad (Not served due to expired time.)
      * Camille - Spicy Maple Crusted Abalone Fritter, Pan Seared Kangaroo with Herb Sauce & Salad
      * Sara M. - Braised Black Chicken & Geoduck Ceviche with Cucumber Ribbons
      * Hung - Slow Cooked Black Chicken & Raw Geoduck with Fennel
      * Micah - Seared Kangaroo on Sweet Potato Pudding, Poached Egg Topped with Monkfish Liver, Ostrich Carpaccio with Monkfish Liver
      * Dale - Mustard Seed Alligator Tail & Monkfish Liver Braised with Apple Hash