Padma Lakshmi explains the trend.
Tom Colicchio explains his relative grumpiness at the progressive party.
Three houses, three courses, too few winning dishes.
Gail Simmons describes the chefs' new environment in Dallas.
Hugh Acheson reveals the real reason he's not in the episode.
Tom Colicchio doesn't claim to be a chili expert.
We cry for Richie.
Gail Simmons explains how this week's extreme circumstances obviously affected Richie's cooking.
Hugh Acheson judges the chile and rodeo challenges from the comfort of his couch.
Padma commends the chefs who played up the reptilian nature of the Quickfire Challenge's rattlesnake.
The Top Cheftestant didn't know Keith Rhodes bought pre-cooked shrimp, OK?!
Keith Rhodes thinks he was thrown under the bus by his teammates.
Hugh Acheson admits that Keith's teammates let him fry like a little piggy, but explains why he had to go home.