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Chopped - Teen Chefs Episode

breadchick Oct 9, 2012 04:37 PM

I saw this the other day, and am blown away by the talent these kids have in the kitchen. Their level of sophistication, palate, presentation, and the cookery itself - wow. One contestant was 13 years old! I think they all said they're going to go into the food business: good for them!!

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    Janet from Richmond Oct 10, 2012 07:42 AM

    I was floored too (it seemed the judges were also). They were consistently MUCH better than the usual contestants and god knows, had more class.

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      libgirl2 Oct 11, 2012 08:43 AM

      I know, I was amazed at how good they were.

    2. TrishUntrapped Oct 11, 2012 07:01 PM

      Just caught this show tonight. Awesome job by those kids. All of them have great common sense and great taste. They will go far.

      1. ipsedixit Oct 11, 2012 09:45 PM

        Judges were trying too hard to be nice.

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          junnypr Oct 11, 2012 10:20 PM

          I concur with you. And I think they went with the emotional story. See the rerun and decide for your self.

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            TrishUntrapped Oct 12, 2012 02:35 PM

            Nonsense. You have no idea what the food tasted like and neither do I.

        2. chowser Oct 12, 2012 12:32 PM

          The 13 year old said she spent a good part of the past year to study at the Cordon Bleu. Must come from some money to finance that! I think what she can do is great but it does help to have rich parents.

          1. iL Divo Oct 12, 2012 01:47 PM

            thoroughly enjoyed them all and their amazing talent.

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              bbqbrisket Oct 14, 2012 05:03 AM

              WHO WON?

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                TrishUntrapped Oct 14, 2012 07:06 AM

                The recap here:

                http://badmoonowl.com/2012/10/02/ted-...

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