Stephanie: Crispy Chickpea with Watercress and Radish Salad
Sara: Tuna Burger with Sprouts, Avocado, and Watermelon Rind Pickles
Shirley: Spiced Grilled Lamb Salad with Cucumber and Asian Pear
Louis: helped, made the watermelon amuse
Janine: Green Gazpacho with Pickled Shrimp
Justin: Lobster and Crab Fritters with Corn Puree and Bacon Jam
Nina and Bene: Jerk Chicken Sandwich with Mango and Crispy Plantains
Michael: Ricotta with Burnt Honey, Stone Fruit, and Toasted Coconut
Jason is banking on his hair to make up for a flaccid handroll. From the point that Tom tastes the handroll, I want you to take a shot of bourbon every time the term “handroll” is uttered. You should not drive after this exercise. Actually you should probably not do this cause you will be admitted to the hospital. It’s said about 50 times.
Some innuendo is said about the Aussie girl being good with her hands. By her. Argh. I need a mental shower.
Tops are Yellow and Green. Together they make poop brown, but separate they are beautiful things. Yellow pulls it out though. The judges loved everything the team made. Spicer announces the winner, and Carrie wins for the gutsy move of making empanada dough on a truck.
Bottoms are Red and Blue. Blue is pulled out to the firing line. Bene sighs a sigh of relief, but no one hears.
Patty, Jason, Nick, and Bret let the judges know about the economics of a table of free food: Bret’s logic is that if a ton of stuff remains, that’s cause they loved it. Whaaaaat? Dr. Tom, PhD and Dr. Padma, PhD school Bret.
At the end of this day, Jason goes home for a handroll disaster. Should have, would have, could have.
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