Season 1, Episode 1
Promising chefs square off by crafting themed dinner parties for culinary figure Rocco DiSpirito and his discerning celebrity friends in this reality-competition series. First up: The contenders fashion a private soirée with a Prohibition-era theme. DiSpirito's dinner companions include chef Marcus Samuelsson; actor and designer Bryan Batt; actress Christine Ebersole; TV personality Kelly Choi; and critic Bill McCuddy.
Original Air Date: Jun 15, 2011
Michael Kenneth Williams