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Chopped

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Four up-and-coming chefs transform everyday ingredients into an extraordinary three-course meal in a three-round cooking competition. A panel of culinary experts determine which 'chef-testant' walks away with $10,000.

Premiered: January 13, 2009

Rating: TV-G

User Rating:4.48 out of 5 (122 ratings)

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Tue Mar 31 10:00pm
Fake Cake, Real StakesNew(Season 23, Episode 10) FOOD

The basket ingredients are in disguise in this battle, which features fake chicken wings, cake and tomato soup in the baskets.

Tue Mar 31 11:00pm
We Love Leftovers!(Season 17, Episode 5) FOOD

The baskets are filled with leftovers, which doesn't please all of the chefs, who are first tasked with transforming the remains of a casserole and uneaten takeout food. In the entrée round, the ingredients are something soggy and something sweet; and for (more…)

Wed Apr 1 12:00am
Bizarre Baskets!(Season 22, Episode 6) FOOD

Bizarre surprises fill the baskets when Andrew Zimmern is on hand to judge the competition. Ingredients include an offbeat ice cream flavor, unusual meat, a pink veggie, odd eggs and a peculiar Turkish treat.

Wed Apr 1 1:00am
Fake Cake, Real Stakes(Season 23, Episode 10) FOOD

The basket ingredients are in disguise in this battle, which features fake chicken wings, cake and tomato soup in the baskets.

Wed Apr 1 2:00am
We Love Leftovers!(Season 17, Episode 5) FOOD

The baskets are filled with leftovers, which doesn't please all of the chefs, who are first tasked with transforming the remains of a casserole and uneaten takeout food. In the entrée round, the ingredients are something soggy and something sweet; and for (more…)

Wed Apr 1 3:00am
Sweet Surprises(Season 16, Episode 8) FOOD

Something sweet is included in each of the baskets, beginning with a towering cake in the appetizer round. Later, the chefs need to incorporate a colorful dessert in their entrées and use a chocolaty treat when making their final dishes.

Wed Apr 1 12:00pm
Tofu, Blueberries and Oysters(Season 1, Episode 3) FOOD

Featured ingredients include tofu, blueberries and oysters.

Thu Apr 2 12:00pm
Prove it on the Plate(Season 6, Episode 2) FOOD

The chefs must use mussels and waffles in their appetizers; a lean meat and a delicate flower in their entrées; and a nostalgic candy in their desserts.

Thu Apr 2 6:00pm
Redeemed or Re-Chopped?(Season 17, Episode 11) FOOD

Four former runners-up are given a shot at redemption. Included: A faux meat and hot mustard are combined for appetizers; sour grapes show up in the entrée baskets; and desserts are made with bubble tea and papaya.

Thu Apr 2 7:00pm
Pesto Chango(Season 20, Episode 13) FOOD

Pesto sauce and chicken are the mandatory appetizer ingredients; the chefs are forced to get creative when spirulina chips appear in the entrée baskets; and a treat from Kazakhstan helps make the dessert round interesting.

Thu Apr 2 8:00pm
Let's Do Lunch(Season 23, Episode 9) FOOD

Breakfast, lunch and dinner make up the three rounds. The first basket includes tiny eggs and fancy coffee; midday meals are prepared using peanut butter and jelly; and while fixing supper, one chef frantically searches for a missing ingredient.

Fri Apr 3 3:00am
Let's Do Lunch(Season 23, Episode 9) FOOD

Breakfast, lunch and dinner make up the three rounds. The first basket includes tiny eggs and fancy coffee; midday meals are prepared using peanut butter and jelly; and while fixing supper, one chef frantically searches for a missing ingredient.

Sat Apr 4 7:00pm
Champions' Tournament: Part 1(Season 9, Episode 1) FOOD

Part 1 of 5. Four past winners return and compete for a chance at a $50,000 grand prize in the Season 9 opener. Stinging nettles, pie crusts and antelope are among the mystery ingredients.

Sat Apr 4 8:00pm
Champions' Tournament: Part 2(Season 9, Episode 2) FOOD

Part 2 of 5. Four past winners return and compete for a chance at a $50,000 grand prize. They must use a premade breakfast food in their appetizers; expensive fish and a strange snack food in their entrées; and an unusual dough in their desserts.

Sat Apr 4 9:00pm
Champions' Tournament: Part 3(Season 9, Episode 3) FOOD

Part 3 of 5. Four past winners return and compete for a chance at a $50,000 grand prize. They must used succulent seafood in their appetizers; cookies in their entrées; and duck fat in their desserts.

Sat Apr 4 10:00pm
Champions' Tournament: Part 4(Season 9, Episode 4) FOOD

Part 4 of 5. Four past winners return and compete for a chance at a $50,000 grand prize. Featured ingredients include hot-cross buns and wreckfish.

Sat Apr 4 11:00pm
Champions' Tournament: Grand Finale(Season 9, Episode 5) FOOD

Conclusion. The final round of the Champions' Tournament finds the four finalists competing for the $50,000 grand prize. Catfish and cherry soda are among the mystery ingredients.

Sun Apr 5 12:00am
Champions' Tournament: Part 3(Season 9, Episode 3) FOOD

Part 3 of 5. Four past winners return and compete for a chance at a $50,000 grand prize. They must used succulent seafood in their appetizers; cookies in their entrées; and duck fat in their desserts.

Sun Apr 5 1:00am
Champions' Tournament: Part 4(Season 9, Episode 4) FOOD

Part 4 of 5. Four past winners return and compete for a chance at a $50,000 grand prize. Featured ingredients include hot-cross buns and wreckfish.

Sun Apr 5 2:00am
Champions' Tournament: Grand Finale(Season 9, Episode 5) FOOD

Conclusion. The final round of the Champions' Tournament finds the four finalists competing for the $50,000 grand prize. Catfish and cherry soda are among the mystery ingredients.

Sun Apr 5 3:00am
Champions' Tournament: Part 2(Season 9, Episode 2) FOOD

Part 2 of 5. Four past winners return and compete for a chance at a $50,000 grand prize. They must use a premade breakfast food in their appetizers; expensive fish and a strange snack food in their entrées; and an unusual dough in their desserts.

Sun Apr 5 2:00pm
Viewers' Choice Baskets(Season 15, Episode 2) FOOD

The competing chefs are faced with baskets containing ingredients chosen by viewers.

Sun Apr 5 3:00pm
Viewers' Choice!(Season 10, Episode 7) FOOD

Viewers determine what goes in the mystery baskets. Their choices include a regional meat product; a jarred food; licorice root; and a salty snack food.

Sun Apr 5 4:00pm
Viewers' Choice Ingredients(Season 23, Episode 2) FOOD

Mystery baskets are filled with ingredients suggested by fans via social media. Among the foods the competing chefs have to work with are a frightfully difficult protein, boxed macaroni and cheese, a giant egg and some mushy fruit.

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