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Top Chef is a show that airs on Bravo that features talented and famous chefs from around the world who compete against one another. There are many different culinary challenges that usually feature a different food item or a different environment. The chefs have to battle it out with the information given to them and then a panel of judges decides who wins and who loses. This panel is usually made up by leaders in the food or wine industry. Special appearances by TV or Movie celebrities sometimes do happen on the judging panel.

In Top Chef the chefs are put under a large amount of stress due to the time limits and the certain ingredients they are given. Sometimes there will be a special ingredient that the chef does not know how to use but they have to use their best judgment and work with it. Also, the chefs have to work in many different restaurants or kitchens around the world. Depending on where they are they will have to cook a dish that pertains to that area. For example if they were in a kitchen in Italy they would prepare an Italian Dish for the judges. The judges then taste all of the dishes and score them. They score them for taste, creativeness, and presentation. The show goes on until there is one last chef left who is announced the winner and the Top Chef.

Top Chef on Bravo is a television show that shows the skills of the finest chefs in the world. Using difficult ingredients and techniques they create masterful dishes for the judges. The judging panel is always changing which adds another aspect to the show which is refreshing. Top Chef shows off what its like to be the best in the world at preparing food.

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Wednesday 10:00 PM et/pt on Bravo
12 Seasons, 186 Episodes - Currently Airing
Reality, Game Show
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Top Chef Full Episode Guide

  • The chefs compete in a challenge using sausage. Later, they create dishes inspired by famous New England authors, including Stephen King, Edgar Allan Poe and Emily Dickinson.

  • In a unexpected mid-season twist, the eliminated chefs are brought back and given the chance to change the competition completely. Plus, Top Chef superfans compete in the tasting party.

  • The remaining chefs engage in the fan-favorite "Restaurant Wars" challenge.

  • The chefs are challenged to cook a traditional Thanksgiving feast using only ingredients and cooking methods from the 1600’s.

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