Hot and Spicy Food Recipe Photos

Tour our photo gallery of the Ultimate Recipe Showdown 's Season 3 Hot and Spicy Food competitors' eight signature and speed-round dishes.

Chipotle Rubbed Steak Tacos Mole with Chipotle Cream and Guacamole

WINNING RECIPE! Julie Merriman's signature dish proves her dream to become a chef is coming true.

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Fiery Summer Bruschetta with Zesty Olive Spread and Spicy Candied Bacon

Julie's speed-round dish

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Spice Islands Salad with Sambal Dressing

Serrano chiles and fresh ginger add the spice and tamarind juice provides a nice sweet-and-sour touch to Ken Hulme's signature catfish-salad dish.

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Spicy Shrimp and Pork Meatballs with Rujak Sauce

Ken's speed-round dish

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Blazing Buffalo Bites

Richard Moore controls stress by whipping up a batch of his spicy signature dish.

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A Horse Rode in on a Turkey Quesadilla

Richard's speed-round dish

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Thai Curry Chicken Noodle Soup

Tri-athlete Tina Washburn's healthy signature dish creates a hot-and-spicy sensation.

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Tentacle Tacos

Tina's speed-round dish

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