What Does It Take to Beat Bobby?
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What Does It Take to Beat Bobby?

No one knows Bobby quite like his close friends and colleagues in the kitchen. Hear what Alex, Giada, Michael and more of his pals have to say about what's required to take Bobby down once and for all.

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  • This might be Bobby Flay's house, but that doesn't mean he knows what's around every corner! Three of Bobby's closest friends are playing by his rules just to take him down, as Chefs Alex Guarnaschelli and Michael Symon go head-to-head in the arena and Katie Lee leads the charge.

  • This might be Bobby Flay's house, but that doesn't mean he knows what's around every corner! Three of Bobby's closest friends are playing by his rules just to take him down, as Chefs Alex Guarnaschelli and Michael Symon go head-to-head in the arena and Katie Lee leads the charge.

  • Michael Symon and Giada De Laurentiis team up to bring in two talented chefs who won't back down: Italian chef Giulio Adriani and Texan chef Kristine Kittrell. Who will have what it takes to boot Bobby out of his own kitchen?

  • Funny guys, comedian Judah Friedlander and Iron Chef Michael Symon team up for a battle that is no laughing matter — finding a competitor to Beat Bobby Flay! They'll be watching Cali's Jason Fullilove duke it out against New York's Billy Oliva to see who has what it takes to book Bobby out of his own arena.

  • Chopped's Ted Allen and Amanda Freitag stop by the arena with one goal in mind: Beat Bobby Flay! Italian-born chef Patrick D'Andrea takes on Canadian chef Rob Feenie for the chance to stare down the master.

  • Sunny Anderson and Katie Lee step out of The Kitchen to determine whether muscle man Mychael Bonner or old-school Italian chef Anna Maria Santorelli has what it takes to take on Bobby Flay.

  • It's personal for Maine restaurateur Mark Gaier, who's here to redeem his partner's prior loss to Bobby Flay, but chef and caterer Christopher Covelli isn't going down without a fight. Here to pick sides are Bobby's frenemies, Extra Virgin co-host and actress Debi Mazar and Cutthroat Kitchen judge Jet Tila.

  • NFL Hall of Famer Jerome Bettis and Food Network Star co-host Giada De Laurentiis are playing the intimidation card tonight! Doing their dirty work are Atlanta barbecue master Jordan Wakefield and top Florida chef Kenny Gilbert.

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  • This might be Bobby Flay's house, but that doesn't mean he knows what's around every corner! Three of Bobby's closest friends are playing by his rules just to take him down, as Chefs Alex Guarnaschelli and Michael Symon go head-to-head in the arena and Katie Lee leads the charge.

  • This might be Bobby Flay's house, but that doesn't mean he knows what's around every corner! Three of Bobby's closest friends are playing by his rules just to take him down, as Chefs Alex Guarnaschelli and Michael Symon go head-to-head in the arena and Katie Lee leads the charge.

  • The range heats up when fierce New York chefs Amanda Freitag and Alex Guarnaschelli bring in their heavy-hitters to battle Bobby. Chicago's Chef Jared Case tests his skills against the Greek-inspired Chef Kouri Killmeier in this battle for bragging rights.

  • NFL Hall of Famer Jerome Bettis and Food Network Star co-host Giada De Laurentiis are playing the intimidation card tonight! Doing their dirty work are Atlanta barbecue master Jordan Wakefield and top Florida chef Kenny Gilbert.

  • The Kitchen's Sunny Anderson is teaming up with Grammy award-winner Kimberly Schlapman to add one more award to her mantle: the Beat Bobby Flay Award! They're pulling out all the stops with seasoned chef Kevin Des Chenes and one of the youngest Beat Bobby Flay competitors, chef Jenny Dorsey.

  • TV food stylist Jackie Rothong takes on Italian-born Matteo Boffo, each hoping to send the other one packing early. Food Network's Scott Conant and reality star entrepreneur Bethenny Frankel must decide who actually gets a shot at Bobby Flay.

  • The range heats up when fierce New York chefs Amanda Freitag and Alex Guarnaschelli bring in their heavy-hitters to battle Bobby. Chicago's Chef Jared Case tests his skills against the Greek-inspired Chef Kouri Killmeier in this battle for bragging rights.

  • NFL Hall of Famer Jerome Bettis and Food Network Star co-host Giada De Laurentiis are playing the intimidation card tonight! Doing their dirty work are Atlanta barbecue master Jordan Wakefield and top Florida chef Kenny Gilbert.

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About the Show

Two talented chefs go head-to-head for the chance to Beat Bobby Flay. To get to Bobby the chefs must first face off against each other, creating a spectacular dish with a secret ingredient of Bobby's choice. Judges Alex Guarnaschelli and Jeff Mauro know Bobby's strengths and his weaknesses. Their goal: Pick the chef who has the skills to take down Bobby Flay in his own arena. The winning chef gets to challenge Bobby with his or her surprise signature dish. If Bobby goes down, the winner can tell the world, "I beat Bobby Flay!"

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Two talented chefs go head-to-head for the chance to Beat Bobby Flay. To get to Bobby the chefs must first face off against each other, creating a spectacular dish with a secret ingredient of Bobby's choice. Judges Alex Guarnaschelli and Jeff Mauro know Bobby's strengths and his weaknesses. Their goal: Pick the chef who has the skills to take down Bobby Flay in his own arena. The winning chef gets to challenge Bobby with his or her surprise signature dish. If Bobby goes down, the winner can tell the world, "I beat Bobby Flay!"

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