In the Elimination Challenge, the chefs cook for Dallas high society.

PREMIERE: Nov 23, 2011, 10:00 PM
Episode 5: Don't Be Tardy for the Dinner Party

The chefs have already hit the road on the way to the next city when Padma stops them at a roadblock -- surprise, it’s the next Quickfire Challenge!  In this week’s Quickfire, the chefs create a delicious dish using only ingredients found inside a standard survival kit. In the Elimination Challenge, the chefs cook for Dallas high society. In this progressive dinner party, they’ll be in one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in town, cooking and serving in three different houses.They will be split into groups and assigned to serve the appetizer in one house, entree in the next, and then dessert in the final house. Guest judge John Besh joins Gail Simmons, head judge Tom Colicchio, and host Padma Lakshmi.