Listen to Duff: Dudes Can Bake, Too!

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FNS7 Episode 3 "Dueling Desserts" Star Challenge

FNS7 Episode 3 "Dueling Desserts" Star Challenge

FNS7 Episode 3 Guest Judges Duff Goldman and Robert Irvine checking in on finalists serving in the ballroom for "Dueling Desserts" Star Challenge at the Biltmore.

Photo by: Edward Chen/Creel Films ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

Edward Chen/Creel Films, 2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

"Not only can dudes bake," says the Ace of Cakes himself, Duff Goldman, "it's cool to bake!"

Jyll's strategy for the dessert duel was to avoid the guys, and ultimately it backfired when her all-girl team — "Duff's Angels" — was bested by the boys (and Penny) of Team Robert. Check out this video for Duff's behind-the-scenes commentary.

What did you think about Jyll's "strategic" picking of teams?
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