Hot Soup for Summer Doesn't Work
Hot Soup for Summer Doesn't Work

Alex assured his exit after serving bacon ramen on Summer Live and a demo that left the panel "bored."

Watch Star Salvation Now
Watch Star Salvation Now

View the sixth and last battle as three rivals fight for culinary redemption.

Tough Lessons of Live TV
Tough Lessons of Live TV

Working as an ensemble, the rivals learned the hard way to relinquish redos.

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  • In this week's challenges, the Finalists learn that there are no second takes in live TV. After cooking and demoing a dish based on an assigned theme, the Finalists cook a dish and host their own segment of a live ensemble show. The Kitchen's Jeff Mauro and Katie Lee assist Giada De Laurentiis and Bobby Flay in determining which Finalist had the worst performance. 

  • In this week's challenges, the Finalists learn that there are no second takes in live TV. After cooking and demoing a dish based on an assigned theme, the Finalists cook a dish and host their own segment of a live ensemble show. The Kitchen's Jeff Mauro and Katie Lee assist Giada De Laurentiis and Bobby Flay in determining which Finalist had the worst performance. 

  • In this week's challenges, the Finalists learn that there are no second takes in live TV. After cooking and demoing a dish based on an assigned theme, the Finalists cook a dish and host their own segment of a live ensemble show. The Kitchen's Jeff Mauro and Katie Lee assist Giada De Laurentiis and Bobby Flay in determining which Finalist had the worst performance. 

  • Chef Alex Guarnaschelli and Jeff Mauro serve up a battleground where one ousted Finalist can fight all the way back to rejoin Food Network Star for a second chance at his or her own show. The fierce and unforgettable returning Finalists include Matthew Grunwald, Rosa Graziano, Rue Rusike, Emilia Cirker, Dom Tesoriero and some other surprises.

  • The winner of Star Salvation rejoins the competition, and the remaining four Finalists each choose a sous chef from the eliminated contestants to help them cook the best dish of their lives. Following their presentations, Giada De Laurentiis, Bobby Flay, Susie Fogelson and Bob Tuschman will determine which three Finalists will get to film pilots directed by special guest Rachael Ray.

  • The winner of Star Salvation rejoins the competition, and the remaining four Finalists each choose a sous chef from the eliminated contestants to help them cook the best dish of their lives. Following their presentations, Giada De Laurentiis, Bobby Flay, Susie Fogelson and Bob Tuschman will determine which three Finalists will get to film pilots directed by special guest Rachael Ray.

  • Chef Alex Guarnaschelli and Jeff Mauro serve up a battleground where one ousted Finalist can fight all the way back to rejoin Food Network Star for a second chance at his or her own show. The fierce and unforgettable returning Finalists include Matthew Grunwald, Rosa Graziano, Rue Rusike, Emilia Cirker, Dom Tesoriero and some other surprises.

  • Chef Alex Guarnaschelli and Jeff Mauro serve up a battleground where one ousted Finalist can fight all the way back to rejoin Food Network Star for a second chance at his or her own show. The fierce and unforgettable returning Finalists include Matthew Grunwald, Rosa Graziano, Rue Rusike, Emilia Cirker, Dom Tesoriero and some other surprises.

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  • In this week's challenges, the Finalists learn that there are no second takes in live TV. After cooking and demoing a dish based on an assigned theme, the Finalists cook a dish and host their own segment of a live ensemble show. The Kitchen's Jeff Mauro and Katie Lee assist Giada De Laurentiis and Bobby Flay in determining which Finalist had the worst performance. 

  • In this week's challenges, the Finalists learn that there are no second takes in live TV. After cooking and demoing a dish based on an assigned theme, the Finalists cook a dish and host their own segment of a live ensemble show. The Kitchen's Jeff Mauro and Katie Lee assist Giada De Laurentiis and Bobby Flay in determining which Finalist had the worst performance. 

  • With a focus on their lifestyle brands, the Finalists first create and present a dish that a home cook can prepare in 30 to 45 minutes. Then, they cook and film a video for a dish that reflects a holiday through their culinary point of view. Damaris Phillips serves as guest director for their video presentations, and then joins Giada De Laurentiis, Bobby Flay, Susie Fogelson and Bob Tuschman at the judging table.

  • With a focus on their lifestyle brands, the Finalists first create and present a dish that a home cook can prepare in 30 to 45 minutes. Then, they cook and film a video for a dish that reflects a holiday through their culinary point of view. Damaris Phillips serves as guest director for their video presentations, and then joins Giada De Laurentiis, Bobby Flay, Susie Fogelson and Bob Tuschman at the judging table.

  • With a focus on their lifestyle brands, the Finalists first create and present a dish that a home cook can prepare in 30 to 45 minutes. Then, they cook and film a video for a dish that reflects a holiday through their culinary point of view. Damaris Phillips serves as guest director for their video presentations, and then joins Giada De Laurentiis, Bobby Flay, Susie Fogelson and Bob Tuschman at the judging table.

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Before one finalist can be crowned the newest Star, hopefuls will have to impress judge-mentors Bobby and Giada during the job interview of their lives.

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