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Need ingredients for Iron Chef home cookoff

ZeTerroir Feb 23, 2009 11:44 AM

As it would be unfair for the contestents themselves to argue over the ingredients of which might sway towards their style of cooking, I am asking here - as for the most part it would be unbiased.

Another dilemma I am facing is which of the responses do I choose, as again that would be biased towards me - even though I didn't pick the ingredients, I might pick the ingredients which look the most appealing to my cooking. Do I just use the first response?

I would like 4-5 ingredients, all of them would have to be used in a single plating.

And please keep them within a reasonable range for a dish (marshmallows, pheasant, skittles, tofu, and sweetbreads, for example would not be acceptable). A main course, no deserts, etc.


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    Val55 Feb 23, 2009 04:19 PM

    I don't have a list of ingredients, but I have a suggestion for choosing which response. Start from the first response. Each cheftestant gets x number of vetoes. If the proposed ingredients are rejected by both chefs, then neither veto is used. The first list agreeable to both is used.

    1. alwayscooking Feb 23, 2009 04:24 PM

      Open a large cookbook with a large index, close your eyes, and point. Choose the main ingredient from the entry. Repeat 4 or 5 times (or more). The challenge for the cooks will be to blend things that may not seem to fit together at first glance.

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