Ruth Reichl explores the meaning of Bryan, Doug, and Jen's successes.
The critic regrets how she judged the Yo Gabba Gabba! challenge.
Ruth creates her own menu from the chefs' varied offerings.
The critic sheds more light on the disagreement over Franklin Becker's dishes.
The legendary critic differentiates between her role and the soap opera challenge diners'.
Ruth Reichl judges the final three on their teaching ability.
Chris Cosentino and Patricia Yeo's collaboration in the kitchen reminds Ruth Reichl of her own culinary experiences.
Ruth Reichl explains why she found the Quickfire more appealing than the Elimination Challenge.
Ruth Reichl expounds on how the weather affected the competition.
Ruth Reichl explains why watching the chefs interact while cooking was so fascinating to her.
Ruth Reichl explains why this challenge made her so proud.
Ruth Reichl explains what sets Season 4's cheftestants apart from previous ones.
Ruth Reichl sheds some light on the finalists' paths to the finale.
Ruth Reichl explains that it's not where you are, but who you're with that really matters.