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Cutthroat Kitchen Season 1 Episodes

13 Episodes 2013 - 2013

Episode 1

Vive Le Sabotage

Sun, Aug 11, 2013 60 mins

Chefs are asked to overcome major obstacles and acts of sabotage in this reality competition, which opens with a turkey-dinner challenge made complicated by thievery. Then, host Alton Brown has the chefs make edible French toast using burned bread; and lobster rolls are assembled without utensils.

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Episode 2

Pork Chops and Sabotage

Sun, Aug 18, 2013 60 mins

A winning recipe for pork chops and applesauce must be prepared without the use of the two main ingredients. Later, mac and cheese is made; and fish and chips are prepared without a fryer.

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Episode 3

Tac'o the Town

Sun, Aug 25, 2013 60 mins

The competing chefs are thrown culinary curveballs as they make tacos with bologna, eggs Benedict, and crab cakes.

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Episode 4

Let Them Eat Cupcakes

Sun, Sep 1, 2013 60 mins

One chef is forced to use mystery meat in their cheesesteak, while another has to make cupcakes in a microwave oven. Also: Pie crust is substituted for pizza dough.

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Episode 5

Winner, Winner, Fried Chicken Dinner

Sun, Sep 8, 2013 60 mins

A chef is tasked with turning snack foods from a gas station into gourmet ravioli. Other challenges include making burgers on a camp stove; and pairing fried chicken with giblets.

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Episode 6

Wing It

Sun, Sep 15, 2013 60 mins

Competitors bid on the chance to freeze an opponent for 10 minutes. Also: One chef is forced to use strange ingredients when cooking chicken wings; and gourmet doughnuts are prepared in the final challenge.

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Episode 7

Tiny Tools, Big Problems

Sun, Sep 22, 2013 60 mins

One contestant uses a hand torch to make grilled cheese, while another is forced to fill a shepherd's pie with beef jerky; the winner is determined after a battle involving egg rolls and fortune cookies.

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Episode 8

Steak Out

Sun, Sep 29, 2013 60 mins

Only one of the competing chefs is allowed to salt their steak. Other culinary obstacles include having to make an omelet on the underside of a pan; and being forced to serve bananas Foster on a stick.

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Episode 9

Kiss My Grits

Sun, Oct 6, 2013 60 mins

The first challenge finds one chef having to whip up nachos without the use of any utensils. Also: Herbs and spices are replaced with savory jelly beans when making sausage and peppers; and shrimps and grits are prepared minus one of the key ingredients.

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Episode 10

Humble Pie

Sun, Oct 13, 2013 60 mins

A chef is forced to wear oven mitts while rolling a burrito. Other challenges include making a pie using only a pastry server; and preparing a teriyaki bowl with water yielded from whole coconuts.

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Episode 11

Un-Holy Trinity

Sun, Oct 20, 2013 60 mins

A pancake challenge kicks off the competition. Later, one chef is limited to only five pounds of ingredients when making jambalaya; and the winner is determined by the best tasting meatloaf and mashed potatoes.

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Episode 12

Chicken Cordon 'Blue'

Sun, Oct 27, 2013 60 mins

Comfort food is on the menu. First, during a lasagna challenge, one chef is forced to grate a three-pound block of Parmesan cheese. Also: Not everyone is allowed to taste the chili they are serving; and one contestant must make their chicken cordon bleu actually blue.

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Episode 13

S'more Sabotage

Sun, Nov 3, 2013 60 mins

Two opponents are forced to swap baskets when making sandwiches; and sharing becomes a problem during a barbecue battle. Also: One unlucky chef gets to build a campfire for s'mores.

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