Food Network Star Season 11 Winner Eddie Jackson Talks BBQ Blitz, POV Switch and His MasterChef Past
If you watched the first few episodes of Food Network Star‘s 11th season and thought, “They might as well advance this Eddie Jackson fella directly to the finale,” you were not alone.
Jackson himself admits that READ MORE
Food Network Star Finale Recap: And the Winner Is...
I spent most of last week’s Food Network Star recap raging against the Great Bob and Susie Bait-and-Switch of 2015.
So I shan’t say another word about READ MORE
Food Network Star Recap: Who Are You When Nobody's Cooking?
Imagine going to see a summer blockbuster where the superhero sits out the last 15 minutes to search the internet for the best price on matching tights and capes.
That’s essentially what went down on the penultimate Season 11 episode of Food Network Star, READ MORE & TAKE OUR POLL
Food Network Star Recap: No Country for Bold Ramen
Something died in the middle of this week’s Food Network Star — and not just guest judge Katie Lee’s will to live after being asked to accept the idea that a steaming bowl of soup makes the perfect warm-weather family-reunion entree. READ MORE
Food Network Star Recap: The Nightmare Before Christmas
How does that old saying go again? If you can’t describe your dish during a two-minute video, get outta the Food Network Star kitchen. READ MORE
Food Network Star Recap: Dance Like You Don't Want Anyone Watching
Not since egomaniacal monster Matthew went home in Week 2 have the “Good riddance!” receptors in my brain gotten as warm and tingly as they did during tonight’s Food Network Star elimination. READ MORE
Food Network Star Recap: Designated Bitter
Quick! You’re a Food Network Star judge watching a contestant squander a live, four-minute cooking demo by rotely listing ingredients, offering no personal anecdotes and failing to even touch upon READ MORE
Food Network Star Recap: A Thin Line Between Love and Hate
“My divorce was way prettier than what’s happening right now.”
The Food Network Star judges are always looking for colorful, spot-on descriptions of what’s on the plate, and dare I say no one nailed that task more accurately this week than READ MORE
Food Network Star: Best Season Ever? Plus — Who's Your Early Pick to Win?
Last summer’s edition of Food Network Star was something of a collapsed soufflé — after a lot of time and effort, the end result (a win by the relentlessly inauthentic “Cowboy Lenny” in an otherwise dubious field of cooks) had me wondering if it was time to retire the recipe altogether. READ MORE & TAKE OUR POLL
Food Network Star Season Finale Recaplet: And the Winner Is...
All too often on Food Network Star, contestants are told to streeeeetch their segments just a few seconds longer. And on the reality competition’s hourlong finale, there was a lot of stretching for time. READ MORE