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Top Chef Just Desserts 2.1 Recap: Little Red Riding Hood and the Thrown Under the Bus

Remember when I had Wednesday nights free because Top Chef was finally off the air for the first time in months? Well, all was fine and dandy until I remembered at the last possible minute that Top Chef Just Desserts started last night. So I grabbed my ginger beer and rum and made a nice big Dark ‘N Stormy to get through it.

Just like every first episode of Top Chef, there are far too many people to even care about and all the chef’testants pretty much mix together. There’s sassy black woman, poised to be the villain Orlando and grossly incompetent Craig who can’t seem to do anything but sully the good name of Harry Potter. So the ever lovely Gail and Johnny show up with the first quick fire before anything has really begun.

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Judge Emeril? A Texas Three-Step? New Top Chef 9 Details Emerge

In the last calendar year, we’ve had almost 40 weeks of Top Chef programming on Bravo. Split between Just Desserts, Top Chef 7, Top Chef All-Stars and Masters there were only a few Wednesdays where you couldn’t find someone packing up their knives and going. Since Masters took its final bow a few months ago the waters have been quiet. Mercifully so, as I’m quite sure that Jesse would have gone insane if he had to breakdown one more quickfire challenge.

Whatever the reason, our respite seems to be coming to an end. Just Desserts 2 is two weeks away and though there haven’t been any concrete details, Top Chef 9 was certainly coming at some point. Well now we have a few details and they are juicy to say the least.

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