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Season 1, Episode 4

Battle Bar Food

Miami chef Timon Balloo battles Philadelphia's own Chef Nicholas Elmi over a bar food staple. Then the winning chef goes up against Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli in a giant seafood battle, and judges Anya Fernald and Ludo Lefebvre pick the winner.

Sunday
Dec 31
6pm | 5c
Season 1, Episode 10

Battle Fruit and Fowl

Portland's own Chef Gregory Gourdet takes on San Diego chef Brian Redzikowski over a challenging fruit. Then the winner readies for a fowl battle with Iron Chef Michael Symon that's judged by Judy Joo and Simon Majumdar.

Wednesday
Jan 3
9pm | 8c
Season 1, Episode 4

Battle Bar Food

Miami chef Timon Balloo battles Philadelphia's own Chef Nicholas Elmi over a bar food staple. Then the winning chef goes up against Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli in a giant seafood battle, and judges Anya Fernald and Ludo Lefebvre pick the winner.

Wednesday
Jan 3
10pm | 9c
Season 1, Episode 10

Battle Fruit and Fowl

Portland's own Chef Gregory Gourdet takes on San Diego chef Brian Redzikowski over a challenging fruit. Then the winner readies for a fowl battle with Iron Chef Michael Symon that's judged by Judy Joo and Simon Majumdar.

Thursday
Jan 4
12am | 11c
Season 1, Episode 4

Battle Bar Food

Miami chef Timon Balloo battles Philadelphia's own Chef Nicholas Elmi over a bar food staple. Then the winning chef goes up against Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli in a giant seafood battle, and judges Anya Fernald and Ludo Lefebvre pick the winner.

Thursday
Jan 4
1am | 12c
Season 1, Episode 10

Battle Fruit and Fowl

Portland's own Chef Gregory Gourdet takes on San Diego chef Brian Redzikowski over a challenging fruit. Then the winner readies for a fowl battle with Iron Chef Michael Symon that's judged by Judy Joo and Simon Majumdar.

Sunday
Jan 7
6pm | 5c
Season 1, Episode 5

Battle Bobby Flay All Day

Midwestern masters Chef Tory Miller and Chef Jenner Tomaska face off using one of the most versatile vegetables around. Then the winner takes on Iron Chef Bobby Flay in an all-American meat battle.

Wednesday
Jan 10
9pm | 8c
Season 1, Episode 10

Battle Fruit and Fowl

Portland's own Chef Gregory Gourdet takes on San Diego chef Brian Redzikowski over a challenging fruit. Then the winner readies for a fowl battle with Iron Chef Michael Symon that's judged by Judy Joo and Simon Majumdar.

Wednesday
Jan 10
10pm | 9c
Season 1, Episode 5

Battle Bobby Flay All Day

Midwestern masters Chef Tory Miller and Chef Jenner Tomaska face off using one of the most versatile vegetables around. Then the winner takes on Iron Chef Bobby Flay in an all-American meat battle.

Thursday
Jan 11
12am | 11c
Season 1, Episode 10

Battle Fruit and Fowl

Portland's own Chef Gregory Gourdet takes on San Diego chef Brian Redzikowski over a challenging fruit. Then the winner readies for a fowl battle with Iron Chef Michael Symon that's judged by Judy Joo and Simon Majumdar.

Thursday
Jan 11
1am | 12c
Season 1, Episode 2

Battle Beantown

Boston rivals Chef Matt Jennings and Chef Kristen Kish settle an old grudge in a head-to-head match over a cured classic. The winning chef faces Iron Chef Jose Garces, who comes out swinging over an Italian favorite.

Sunday
Jan 14
3pm | 2c
Season 1, Episode 7

Battle Stuffed and Savory

New York chef Leah Cohen takes on rival Boston chef Marcellus Coleman, and the winner faces Iron Chef Stephanie Izard in Kitchen Stadium.

Sunday
Jan 14
4pm | 3c
Season 1, Episode 9

Battle Symon Says

San Francisco chef Hiroo Nagamura takes on Los Angeles chef David Schlosser. The chef with the best first-round dish sizes up Iron Chef Michael Symon in a battle featuring a perfect protein.

Sunday
Jan 14
6pm | 5c

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About the Host

Alton Brown

Alton Brown, host of Good Eats, appears regularly on Food Network Star, Iron Chef America and Cutthroat Kitchen.