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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  • Brooke Burke-Charvet and Alton Brown storm the castle to dethrone Bobby. Chef Jeremy Hanlon brings his beach flare against self-made native New York chef Alex Diaz for the chance to take on the king.

  • Two of the toughest judges from Iron Chef America, Simon Majumdar and Donatella Arpaia, come to Bobby's arena to kick him off his thrown! Having judged many of Bobby's battles, these two know exactly what to look for in a contender, as chefs Stephen Durley and Tim Wiechmann face off for the chance to Beat Bobby Flay.

  • The kitchen heats up when Brooklyn-born chef Jen Biesty takes on self-taught chef Chris Lamphier. Who will beat the heat when Food Network veterans Katie Lee and Alex Guarnaschelli turn up the pressure?

  • The killer combo of Katie Lee and Geoffrey Zakarian arrive in the arena set to take Bobby down. Skills are in abundance when veteran chefs Linda Harrell and Kenny Johnson battle for the chance to show their worth against Bobby Flay.

  • Former boy bander Lance Bass and bad boy chef Michael Voltaggio are teaming up to put Bobby Flay in his place. On stage in hopes of squaring off with Bobby are Delaware chef Robbie Jester and the Garden State's top-rated French chef, James Laird.

  • It's a good ol' fashioned food fight as French caterer Gui Alinat and Dallas caterer Kevin Ashade put it all on the line to get to Bobby Flay. It all falls on New York chefs Josh Capon and Alex Guarnaschelli to pick the competitor they think can bring one of America's finest chefs to his knees!

  • Cooking Channel's Haylie Duff and Food Network's Curtis Stone aim to knock their friend Bobby Flay down a couple of pegs, as Washington, D.C. veteran Todd Gray and Maryland's French-trained Gabonese caterer Serge Pambo go mano-a-mano for a shot at the champ.

  • The arena is on fire when Iranian competition junkie Kevin Naderi and Polish-Italian chef Mark Vecchitto aim to face off with Bobby in round two. Choosing the finest are New York City bad boys, TV personality Donny Deutsch and The Kitchen co-host Geoffrey Zakarian.

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  • The powerhouse duo of Giada De Laurentiis and Michael Symon team up once again to take down their "friend" Bobby Flay. Global chef David deCastro takes on Japanese-born chef Taichi Kitamura, for the honor to take on the champion in his house.

  • Ring the bell because television personalities Rachael Ray and Ross Mathews are in the house and are holding nothing back as they aim to get Bobby Flay beat! They leave nothing to chance with Washington's favorite Indian chef, K.N. Vinod, and owner of eight restaurants, Chef Gavin Fine.

  • Food Network's Katie Lee and Cooking Channel's Laura Vitale are dressed to kill Bobby Flay's record. It's between Denver chef Jennifer Jasinski and New Jersey restaurateur Eric Levine to face off for the coveted chance to Beat Bobby Flay.

  • Chopped's Alex Guarnaschelli and sports anchor Kenny Mayne have analyzed, scrutinized and teamed up to score one over Bobby Flay. Their MVPs, executive chefs Jeff Williams and Kevin Templeton, go head-to-head, as only one can face off with the man himself.

  • The powerhouse duo of Giada De Laurentiis and Michael Symon team up once again to take down their "friend" Bobby Flay. Global chef David deCastro takes on Japanese-born chef Taichi Kitamura, for the honor to take on the champion in his house.

  • Ring the bell because television personalities Rachael Ray and Ross Mathews are in the house and are holding nothing back as they aim to get Bobby Flay beat! They leave nothing to chance with Washington's favorite Indian chef, K.N. Vinod, and owner of eight restaurants, Chef Gavin Fine.

  • Food Network's Katie Lee and Cooking Channel's Laura Vitale are dressed to kill Bobby Flay's record. It's between Denver chef Jennifer Jasinski and New Jersey restaurateur Eric Levine to face off for the coveted chance to Beat Bobby Flay.

  • Chopped's Alex Guarnaschelli and sports anchor Kenny Mayne have analyzed, scrutinized and teamed up to score one over Bobby Flay. Their MVPs, executive chefs Jeff Williams and Kevin Templeton, go head-to-head, as only one can face off with the man himself.

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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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