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Alton Brown revisits chocolate on Good Eats: Reloaded (Image: Cooking Channel).

Good Eats: Reloaded Season 2 Review: Alton Brown's Chocolaty Decadence

What a perfect way to end the season of Good Eats: Reloaded on the Cooking Channel Alton Brown revisits his Willy Wonka inspired 1999 episode on all things chocolate Apparently Brown dreamed of being Willy Wonka when he was a kid, guess this is as close as he was ever going to get to it I’ll[...]

A look at Worst Cooks in America season 20 (Credit: Food Network)

Worst Cooks in America Season 20 Review: Way Too Much of a Good Thing

This week on Food Network's Worst Cooks in America, judges Alex Guarnaschelli and Anne Burrell were stunned by sushi and bento boxes and not in a good way. With Sushi being my all-time favorite food, I was both pleased with learning how to roll and horrified at what a shrimp tempura roll should not look […]

Here's a look at the competitors for Worst Cooks in America season 20 (Image: Food Network)

Worst Cooks in America Season 20 Premiere a Brain-Blowing Surprise

I was pleasantly surprised at the premiere of Food Network's Worst Cooks in America. When I heard that Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli was to co-host with Anne Burrell, I was quite unhappy. I've followed her work for years and while I think she's an exceptional chef and deserves all of her acclaims, she is not […]

Alton Brown takes stock of stock in Good Eats: Reloaded (Image: Cooking Channel)

Good Eats: Reloaded Season 2 Review: Alton Brown, Our Culinary Dexter

With this week's episode of Cooking Channel's Good Eats: Reloaded, Alton Brown revisits a previous episode to educate us on why stocks are the foundation of all cuisines I just assumed its something you purchase on the shelves of a supermarket or make chicken soup out of I was not completely off, and Brown does[...]

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Good Eats: Reloaded Season 2 Review: Alton Brown's Bland Choux Show

With this week's episode of Cooking Channel's Good Eats: Reloaded, Alton Brown revisits episode 70 and talks about something called "choux paste." I never heard of the term and assumed it was something bland and unappealing, but I was only partially correct It is what you do with it that’s exciting: make cream puffs and[...]

A scene from the season 19 finale of Worst Cooks in America (Image: Food Network).

Worst Cooks in America Season 19 Finale: All's Well That Ends Wells

On the finale of Food Network's Worst Cooks in America, Johnny Bananas goes head-to-head against Wells Adams in a three-dish Main Challenge. Before they step into an official kitchen and show off all they have learned from their trainers, Anne Burrell and Tyler Florence have one more Skill Drill challenge in store for them and […]

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Good Eats: Reloaded Review: Alton Brown Exposes Our Pickling Fetish

With this week's episode of Good Eats: Reloaded on Cooking Channel, Alton Brown revisits a 2004 episode on all things fungal, educating us on how to grow shiitake mushrooms in our own homes I think I’ll stick to store-bought for now I love mushrooms in any form, grilled, sautéed, baked, and of course pickled[...]

Judges Anne Burrell and Tyler Florence on Worst Cooks in America (Image: Food Network).

Worst Cooks in America Season 19 Sweet Showdown Soured Our Predictions

This week on Food Network's Worst Cooks in America (the final "Main Dish Challenge" with only four recruits left), our competitors must battle against each other in "Russian Roulette" with only the best two making it to the finale. This is the point in the season where I get super excited about whether my predictions […]

A look at episode 4 of Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Edition (image: Food Network).

Worst Cooks in America Season 19 Review: Remote-Controlled Perviness

This week on Food Network's Worst Cooks in America, Remote-Control Chef had me screaming with comedic anecdotes and horror. The celebrity recruits take on the role of puppet master and deconstruct what appears to be a crime scene, perform an autopsy while controlling judges Anne Burrell and Tyler Florence; add a little "Rated R" action […]

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Good Eats: Reloaded Season 2 Review: Pounding Our Meat with Pride

With this week's episode of Good Eats: Reloaded on Cooking Channel, Alton Brown revisits a 2004 episode and guides us on how to pound it out though plastic wrap and water To think: my meat tenderize can be used for cooking instead of nailing things around my house I do agree the flat edge definitely[...]

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Good Eats: Reloaded Review: Alton Brown Makes Gluten-Free Hearts Happy

Yuk.[caption id="attachment_1213071" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Alton Brown looks at grains and oats on Good Eats: Reloaded, courtesy of Cooking Channel.[/caption]Once in the lab, Brown spots in a bear suit Is it wrong to be attracted to a bear? Brown demos a rolled oats and quinoa recipe and yes I went ahead and tried to make it[...]

The cast of Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Edition, courtesy of Food Network.

Worst Cooks in America Season 19 Episode 3 Finds Our Teams Floundering

In this week's episode of Food Network's Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Edition, our celebrity recruits get their hands dirty literally by learning how to slice and dice a fish or rather "finessing the butchering". Most just went "serial killer" on the poor fish. Getting their snorkeling gear on, some embraced the fish tank and […]

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Worst Cooks in America Season 19 Review: Meals Best Put Out to Pasture

This week the celebrity recruits' pallets get tested in a very unique way when judges Anne Burrell and Tyler Florence teach them that riding is hard on Food Network's Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Edition. How does that tie into cooking you ask? The cooks in training must bounce around with a blow-up horse between […]

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Good Eats: Reloaded A Cake on Every Plate: Slice of Alton Brown Genius

A famous cake, a mysterious death, and a list of ingredients: welcome to this week’s episode of Cooking Channel's Good Eats: Reloaded In the edited version of episode 83 ("A Cake on Every Plate"), Alton Brown deciphers the mystery of what actually goes inside the delightful and “easy to make” yellow golden cake Now if[...]

Alton Brown looks back on his television past for Good Eats: Reloaded, courtesy on Cooking Channel.

Good Eats: Reloaded Review: Alton Brown Raises The Stakes On Steaks

In this week's episode of Cooking Channel's Good Eats: Reloaded, Alton Brown is back to recap a 2003 episode all about "The Chow of the Rich & Famous." He educates us on how we the average folk can cook up a sirloin on a budget In typical Brown fashion, the tutorial includes a 14-step journey[...]

Alton Brown takes us inside his brain on Good Eats: Reloaded, courtesy of Cooking Channel.

Good Eats: Reloaded Review: Alton Brown, Coffee Prove Unbeatable Combo

This week, Alton Brown is back with another episode of Cooking Channel's Good Eats: Reloaded to recap on his first truly caffeinated episode Coffee, Coffee, and more Coffee Ok he definitely has my vote, and I’m only 5 minutes into the episode I must disclose for full transparency I’m two episodes into the season and[...]

Alton Brown proves cooking can be a full-contact sport on Good Eats: Reloaded, courtesy of Cooking Channel.

Good Eats: Reloaded Season 2 Episode 5 Review: An Egg-cellent Return

Through fun camera angles and hilarious commentary, he demonstrated the "how to’s" of cooking simple meals and the pros and cons of everyday cookware.[caption id="attachment_1195636" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Alton Brown proves cooking can be a full-contact sport on Good Eats: Reloaded, courtesy of Cooking Channel.[/caption]In 2019, Cooking Channel revived the show with a much more well-rounded[...]

Alton Brown behind the scenes of Good Eats: Reloaded, courtesy of Cooking Channel.

Good Eats: Reloaded Offers Two Scoops of BTS Alton Brown Goodness

While the food expert has returned for new episodes with the appropriately-named Good Eats: The Return (the first since the show ended its run in 2012), he's also been revisiting the original series with Good Eats: Reloaded.[caption id="attachment_1192805" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Alton Brown revisits his past with Good Eats: Reloaded, courtesy of Cooking Channel.[/caption]Set to return[...]

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Tournament of Champions Season 1 Episode 5 Champion Is Crowned Review

A very exciting finale of Food Network's Tournament of Champions, where the randomizer proved a brutal punisher by pairing some truly unconventional items together. The competition started with ten men and six women, and the best-of-the-best remained to go head-to-head. For the West Coast, we had Brooke Williamson vs Antonia Lofaso; and for the East […]

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"Tournament of Champions" Cooks Up 3 Servings of "Girl Power" [REVIEW]

Let's give it up to the ladies on this week's edition of Food Network's Tournament of Champions, as they wiped their mixing bowls clean with the other contestants. So maybe I'm being a little "girl power" subjective here. The star chefs really stepped it up this week and showed the "new kids on the block" […]