Cora vs. Guarnaschelli

Chef Alexandra Guarnaschelli from NYC's Butter restaurant enters Kitchen Stadium to challenge Cat Cora to the ultimate produce battle.


Judges
Lidia Bastianich
Tyler Gray
Mo Rocca


Challenger stats: Chef Guarnaschelli
From: New York

Restaurants: Butter

Cuisine: Eclectic American

Interests: Formula one car racing and needlepoint

Ideal secret ingredient: Ramps

Culinary inspirations: Guy Savoy, my mother and father and fresh produce

Ideal judge: Bill Clinton

Culinary secret weapon: Imagination

Favorite restaurant: Da Fiori, Venice, Italy

Favorite food: A fresh cinnamon donut

Food you won't go near: Red mullet livers make me nervous

Weirdest thing you've ever eaten: Cod sperm on toast

Favorite food destination: La Meranda in Nice, France

Alternative dream job: Marine Biologist




(Episode: IA0509)