This week’s episode featured one very hokey QFC — but a much cooler EC! In a precursor to restaurant wars, the cheftestants were asked to cook a dish that would represent their concept. I love this as it lets chefs cook their own food so that we can get to know them better.
1. Josie made an “Asians represent!” remark that had everyone in the room rolling their eyes.
2. Padma refers to ginger as one of the most versatile and refreshing ingredients in the world. I’d give that distinction to citrus or mint. I don’t find ginger at all refreshing.
3. Micah used a P-word that I found inappropriate and disparaging. Who are this season’s editors? Are they trying to make us dislike everyone?
5. Josie managed to work in a brag about her time as a football player, noting that she can “take a few hits.” If only she could take hints.Continue Reading