There are some pretty strange and unusual ingredients that get used on The Next Iron Chef challenges. But what secret ingredients have been the hardest for the competitors to work with? The culinary team in Food Network Kitchens weighed in on this question and came up with eight of the most difficult secret ingredients from the previous four seasons.
But what’s the absolute hardest ingredient used on The Next Iron Chef? You get to decide in this bracket challenge.
How It Works
Round 1 begins today, November 15. The top eight secret ingredients will get narrowed down to four. Vote below now.
Round 2 is next week. The remaining four ingredients will get narrowed down to two. Vote starting November 22 at noon.
Round 3 is the last week of November. The winner will be chosen from the two finalists. Vote starting November 29 at noon.
On December 6 we will announce the winner at noon.