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Johnny Iuzzini

Puff Piece

October 19, 2011 • 9:04 PM ET
Bravotv.com: We’re right into the Elimination Challenge this week! What did you think of the challenge overall? How should the chefs have approached it? Johnny Iuzzini: This is a really, really difficult challenge. Here is the thing: It isn't...
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Original Sin

October 11, 2011 • 12:25 PM ET
Bravotv.com: Sooo... Francois Payard. Tell us about what he means to the pastry world.  Johnny Iuzzini: Francois is an icon in the industry on top of being one of my own personal mentors. I worked for him from the age of 19-23. He was a...
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Strong Competitors, More Insecurity

October 6, 2011 • 3:25 PM ET
Bravotv.com": Going home for a donut?! The live poll this week was whether or not going home for a Quickfire is fair. What do you think?  Johnny Iuzzini: I think sometimes the "easiest" tasks are sometimes the hardest to get perfect. The...
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Brothers from Another Mother

October 3, 2011 • 3:46 PM ET
Bravotv.com: It comes to light that some other chefs don’t care for Katzie. Did you guys have any idea this was happening? Why do you think the other chefs are hard on her?  Johnny Iuzzini: You know, I really have no clue what goes on outside...
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Like Family

September 21, 2011 • 11:42 AM ET
  Bravotv.com: The guest judge this week, Pichet Ong, also works for Jean Georges. Do you work with him? What can you tell us about him?  Johnny Iuzzini: Actually he worked for Jean Georges years ago. He was the pastry chef at the...
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How Melissa Could Have Saved Herself

September 19, 2011 • 12:58 PM ET
Bravotv.com: As a pastry chef, what does Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory mean to you? Has it inspired your creations?  Johnny Iuzzini: I owned this movie on VHS as a kid. I have watched it hundreds of times throughout my life. Its one...
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Final Warning for THE CRAIG

September 7, 2011 • 11:35 AM ET
Bravotv.com: What do you think the key to making a successful dessert for the Quickfire was? Do certain flavors lend themselves better to gum production?  Johnny Iuzzini: This was all about explosive flavor in a small package. This means...
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