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Gail Simmons

Gail Simmons: That's a Wrap!

April 6, 2016 • 2:30 PM ET
As always, we try to change up the finale every season. Not just for the audience, but also for the chefs themselves. Production decided it would be a good change of pace if Tom cooked for the finalists. I know Tom has always wanted to cook for...
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Gail Simmons: I'm Re-in Love with MC Hammer

February 19, 2016 • 5:26 PM ET
I want to start the blog for this episode by saying: how good does MC Hammer look? I mean that guy has not aged a day! I want his elixir, he is awesome! I wasn't even in Oakland for the Quick Fire Challenge, so I'm not going to dwell on it, but I...
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Gail Simmons: Top Chef Isn't for Everyone

January 26, 2016 • 11:30 AM ET For the Quickfire challenge all of the chefs had to use exactly the same ingredients. It's really interesting how varied all of the dishes were. Gail: I think it's such a great exercise -- taking ten of the exact same ingredients and...
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