Flay vs. Kelly

The heat is on in Kitchen Stadium as Chef Peter Kelly challenges Iron Chef Bobby Flay to a grilling extravaganza!


Judges
Ted Allen
Karine Bakhoum
Isaac Mizrahi


Challenger stats: Chef Kelly
Restaurants: Xaviars at Piermont, Freelance Café & Wine Bar, Restaurant X and Bully Boy Bar, X2O Xaviars on the Hudson

Cuisine: Contemporary American

Interests: Food, wine and basketball

Ideal secret ingredient: Crab

Culinary inspirations: The Earth, the seas and Alain Chapel

Ideal judge: Mom

Culinary secret weapon: There are no secrets

Favorite restaurant: Galitoires N.O.

Favorite food: Crab

Food you won't go near: Lima beans

Weirdest thing you've ever eaten: Spam Parmesean (with Velveeta)

Favorite food destination: Beaune, France

Alternative dream job: Political operative

(Episode: IA0407)