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Last Chance Kitchen #11 12/18 (Spoilers)

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DGresh Dec 19, 2013 01:51 PM

I'll start it. "Cook outside your comfort zone" (i.e. the other guy's home turf) for Louis and Justin. Louis wins again. If Aussie girl's dress had been any shorter, this could not be shown on a family tv channel. Louis, when backlit, has elf ears.

  1. LindaWhit Dec 21, 2013 02:21 PM

    OK, I was really nervous for Louis in this one. I thought perhaps that Justin had pulled this out from underneath him (even with what seemed to be char-flame cooking his sardine), although I thought Louis's dish looked the best. I'm glad he won.

    1. JuniorBalloon Dec 21, 2013 01:57 PM

      What did they cook? I can't recall. Guess I was distracted. Maybe she was late getting ready and didn't have time to finish getting dressed.

      Glad Justin was eliminated. I really liked him in the beginning and when he was up against Michael cooking for Padma. Guess it's not hard to seem nice and normal with that guy standing next to you.

      jb

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      1. re: JuniorBalloon
        Firegoat Dec 21, 2013 03:44 PM

        I'm watching the episodes about 3-4 behind. I really liked Justin, but I"ve just gotten into the episodes where he starts coming across like a jerk, so I'm starting to see what people are talking about. Bummer, he had been my initial pick to win.

      2. Firegoat Dec 20, 2013 08:49 AM

        Glad I wasn't the only one that noticed she could barely sit on her stool. Definitely giving Padma a run for cleavage as well. I just don't get it. Everyone else looked casual and normal.

        1. chefhound Dec 19, 2013 10:41 PM

          When I saw the sardine flare-up, I thought Justin might have a problem with that. Fish is too delicate to withstand all those flames.

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          1. re: chefhound
            C. Hamster Dec 20, 2013 04:33 AM

            That fish looked like it was a goner! How could he have served it?

            1. re: C. Hamster
              JAB Dec 20, 2013 06:58 AM

              And have been surprised that it was dry?

            2. re: chefhound
              gaffk Dec 20, 2013 01:52 PM

              I thought the same. He said he was going to grill it lightly, but instead he set it on fire.

              And once again, he disagrees with any criticism his food receives.

              1. re: gaffk
                C. Hamster Dec 20, 2013 03:18 PM

                It looked like a flaming marshmallow at a cookout!

                I stopped liking him early on...

                1. re: C. Hamster
                  gaffk Dec 20, 2013 03:22 PM

                  Me too . . . a chef should be able to take criticism and learn from it. For that matter, anyone should be able to take criticism and learn from it.

              2. re: chefhound
                mcf Dec 21, 2013 05:19 PM

                Isn't that what happened to his pork, too? And he refused to believe that it was dry?

              3. John E. Dec 19, 2013 01:56 PM

                "Knock, knock, knock, Penny, knock, knock, knock, Penny, knock, knock, knock, Penny"

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