What to Watch Sunday: Vietnamese and Italian Classics, Tiffani Thiessen on Cupcake Wars, Chopped All-Stars

by in Shows, April 26th, 2013

Tiffani Thiessen Cupcake WarsStart the morning off this Sunday with mouthwatering new episodes of Guy’s Big Bite and Sandwich King. Guy makes a delicious meal of turkey lasagna packed with cheesy goodness and Jeff learns the secrets to making classic Vietnamese sandwiches. In the evening tune in for a special birthday treat on Cupcake Wars as the competitors battle to win the approval of guest judge and birthday girl Tiffani Thiessen. Afterward, in the fourth round of Chopped All-Stars, celebrities Johnny Weir, Joey Fatone, Laila Ali and Judy Gold descend upon the Chopped kitchen to compete for the first time. Last, Robert Irvine must contend with some creepy crawlers in his next restaurant redo.

Guy’s Big Bite: “Easy Italian

Guy loves Italian food, so in this episode he’ll be making his version of lasagna, a White Turkey Lasagna featuring layers of pasta, ricotta, zucchini, turkey sausage, mushrooms and mozzarella. He’s also making Crispy Zucchini Chips With Parmesan and Roasted Garlic Aioli for dipping them into.

Tune In: Sunday, April 28 at 10:30am/9:30c

Sandwich King: “Amazin’ Asian

Jeff visits Saigon Sisters to discover the secrets behind the Vietnamese classic banh mi, and recreates the same sweet and salty flavors in his own Vietnamese sub. He also makes a veggie-packed Shrimp Spring Roll and completes the Asian-themed menu with Vietnamese Chicken Soup.

Tune In: Sunday, April 28 at 11am/10c

Cupcake Wars: “Tiffani Thiessen’s Birthday Bash

Four bakers return for a second chance in Cupcake Wars. This time they will be battling for the chance to serve cupcakes at a birthday party for the star of White Collar, Beverly Hills, 90210 and Saved by the Bell — actress and guest judge, Tiffani Thiessen.

Tune In: Sunday, April 28 at 8pm/7c

Chopped All-Stars: “Celebrities

Four celebrities with varying backgrounds but a shared love of food and cooking are competing in the Chopped kitchen for the first time (Watch a sneak peek above). The appetizer round throws them vanilla cupcakes, which they must use to create a savory dish. Then in the entree round, the three remaining celebrities must use gelatin cups in a creative way with the other ingredients, which include a protein and a leafy green. The dessert round finds the two remaining celebs juggling circus peanuts and curry powder from the basket ingredients.

Tune In: Sunday, April 28 at 9pm/8c

Restaurant: Impossible: “Creepy in Clearwater

Gus and Evi, the owners of Smitty’s Restaurant in Clearwater, Fla., have more than just one problem, they have hundreds — the kind that only an exterminator can remedy. Robert is in for a challenge, as much of his budget and time must be used to fix the pesky problem before his team can delve into all the other pieces of the restaurant revamp. It will truly be a race to the finish in this episode.

Tune In: Sunday, April 28 at 10pm/9c

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Comments (18)

  1. Sarah says:

    you guys should have a kids cupcake wars

    • nevershoutneverrxoxo says:

      i agree with sarah. There are so many children out there that want to show the judges what they got on cupcake wars. I am a kid that loves to bake. I want this to happen really bad.

      • jake says:

        hey dkid – you don't want to eat this stuff – it's made by idiots who think they can treat other human beings like dirt

  2. 1directon says:

    yea they should totally have a kids cupcake wars that would be sooo fun

  3. nevershoutneverrxoxo says:

    Please, children and adults who believe food network should have at least 1 season of cupcake wars KIDS please like the 3 comments above. PLEASE!

  4. sumeya says:

    yeah they should have at least 1 kids cupcake war show kid love the idea it will be so cool kids against kids in cupcake wars will be cool cute and funny

  5. jake says:

    cupcake baker who belittles his own team mate – wow – to treat another human being like that – I hope whatever business you have fails because you are an idiot

  6. jake says:

    the amount of horrible attitude and self centered crap is really high on today's episode of cupcake stupidity

  7. nevershoutneverrxoxo says:

    no we dont want to be the judges! we want to be the bakers! Me and Sarah are really close and we want to be on the show.

  8. Mawadda says:

    hey my name is mawadda and i think sarah and nevershoutneverrxoxo are right. We need to see kids creations![polldaddy 7073599 http://answers.polldaddy.com/poll/7073599/ polldaddy]

    • nevershoutneverrxoxo says:

      I totally agree. We have a GREAT passion for cooking and cooking cupcakes especially. We are greatly inspired by food network.

  9. Sarah says:

    uhhhhh okay Mr. Jake WHAT DO YOU WANTTTTT!!!!!! no one knows what the heck your crying about ..

  10. Sarah says:

    i love the this show

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