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Pantry Raid is a reality television show. It features a celebrity chef visiting homes. Chef Michael Schulson visits people at their home. His goal is to show them how to make a meal from whatever is in their pantry. No outside ingredients are allowed in this real life show. What the pantry holds must be made into a meal for this chef to realize success.

This show focuses on creative cooking ideas. When the chef shows up at the house for a visit he never knows what ingredients will be available. He must make a complete meal from whatever he finds in the pantry.

Wednesday 9:00 PM et/pt on Style
1 Season, 10 Episodes
August 29, 2007
Cast: Kelly Albano, Tim Christian, Marcel Cocit, Bradley Crooks
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Pantry Raid Full Episode Guide

  • Chef Michael helps Finola Hughes the host of Style networks "How Do I Look?" make a delicious meal in her beautiful custom kitchen for some celebrity guests.

  • Misty has two beautiful children with her husband of seven years, the one thing she's lacking is serving her family a delicious home made meal. The duo make homemade macaroni and cheese casseroles for her kids, grilled marinated tri-tip steak for her protein-loving husband, asparagus, strawberry carrot cake for dessert, and wine coolers to top it all off.

  • Sarah is about to marry into a family of talented cooks, her fiance grew up with gourmet meals but is lately eating cereal and macaroni and cheese with Sarah for dinner. She isn't confident in the kitchen but wants to step it up and prove that she can make delicious meals for her fiance and his family. The duo make an Italian feast of mozzarella sticks with a tomato dip sauce, seared chicken topped with spinach, and chocolate chip canolis. They top it off with homemade pomegranate rum punch.

  • Linda Lopez and her husband usually eat Mexican take out, but she loves her kitchen and wants to learn what to do in it. Chef Michael shows her how to cook authentic Mexican cuisine that's delicious without all the fat. The duo make a yummy dinner of chipotle chicken tacos, shrimp ceviche salad, spicy tomato salsa with guacamole and top it off with homemade margaritas.

  • Natalie Gray is an artist with loads of creativity, but when she has friends over the menu includes beer and peanuts. The duo make and international finger foods menu of tuna-stuffed tomatoes, cucumber Peking chicken, deviled eggs, and Italian salad on a skewer, to top it all off they make a mix of cucumber mojitos.

  • Shonelle Blake is a busy single mom who takes care of her two children while managing two businesses out of her home at the same time. Since she's so busy she doesn't have very much time to cook. The duo make a meal of pigs in a blanket, cereal-crusted chicken fingers, baked French fries, and a dessert of homemade ice cream sandwiches.

  • Kelly Marchand is a pretty woman who surprisingly is a plumber as well, but is clueless in the kitchen. She has never cooked for her new husband, but wants to learn how, she also wants to make a meal to honor her father as they celebrate the anniversary of their plumbing business. The menu includes spicy beef lettuce cups with peanut sauce, Wasabi soy nut crusted salmon served over creamy bacon and pea risotto, and a special Kir Royale cocktail with champagne and raspberries.

  • Victoria Christian is a small-town woman who just moved to Los Angeles with her husband. She tries hard but has a hard time getting it together in the kitchen. Michael helps her make stuffed turkey with roasted broccoli, corn pancakes topped with salsa and BBQ chips, and chocolate peanut butter pudding.

  • Chef Michael shows Angela how to create an easy and quick meal for her 7 children, and wants to help her stop using the same recipes over and over again. They make a feast of spicy sausage calzones, kid-friendly kabobs, potato salad and a brownie pecan pie for dessert.

  • Chef Michael shows newly engaged Kirsten who always dreamt of being the perfect housewife, you don't need five-star training to make a delicious three-course meal. They make pork chops, apple sauce and mashed potatoes, and clam chowder topped with cheese popcorn.

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