Desperately Seeking Sous Chef: Battle 1
S52, EP8 "Desperately Seeking Sous Chef: Battle 1"
Airs: Jun 01, 2022
Three "Chopped" judges seek a sous chef in a five-part event; in the first preliminary battle, four hopeful candidates tackle an appetizer basket that includes some fish-shaped cakes and an intimidating piece of poultry in the entrée round.
Food Network • 60m
Chuck Wagon Cook-Off
S52, EP7 "Chuck Wagon Cook-Off"
Airs: May 25, 2022
Four competitors who love rustic chuck-wagon food are ready to show they have the chops to win; booze and bell peppers in the appetizer basket get things started, and later the judges are on pins and needles waiting to try some prickly pear desserts.
Food Network • 60m
Pride and Pea Tendrils
S52, EP6 "Pride and Pea Tendrils"
On Demand
An orange powder provides inspiration in the first round, and a savory cake for the entree round.
Original Air Date: May 17, 2022 • Food Network HD • 41m
Sexy Feast
S52, EP5 "Sexy Feast"
On Demand
When the "Chopped" baskets contain aphrodisiacs, the judges expect the competitors to come through with sexy dishes; in the entree basket, a heart-shaped comfort food and a sweet fruit appear.
Original Air Date: May 10, 2022 • Food Network HD • 41m
Taco Throwdown
S52, EP3 "Taco Throwdown"
On Demand
Crunchy or soft, minimalist or filled to the max, it's taco time; the chefs find a beverage and a seafood surprise in the first basket, and the competitors must find a place on their plates for a squirmy shocker in the entree round.
Original Air Date: May 03, 2022 • Food Network HD • 42m
Pickled Tricks
S52, EP2 "Pickled Tricks"
On Demand
Four chefs show off their pickling talent; pickle ice cream and pickled flower blossoms.
Original Air Date: Apr 19, 2022 • Food Network HD • 41m
Pie in the Sky
S52, EP1 "Pie in the Sky"
On Demand
Four chefs set out to make perfect pies, and one chef scrambles in the appetizer round when a competitor declines to share a coveted pantry ingredient; an abundance of protein in the entree basket means meat-lovers pies are in order.
Original Air Date: Apr 12, 2022 • Food Network HD • 41m