You followed her journey through all the Star challenges, marveling as she progressed from early insecurities to a few misses and many hits to a knock-out showing in the series finale.
Now Aarti's the latest and greatest addition to our Food Network Family, and her new show, Aarti Party, is gaining fans at lightning speed.
Keep up with future Aarti happenings over on our FN Dish blog, and follow her Facebook and Twitter updates, too.
Plus, check out videos of her latest recipes in the video section of her show page.
Finally, to all you fans and bloggers who made this such an awesome season, thank you. We couldn't be happier with our new Star, and we hope you love her as much as we do!
Looking for some spice? Share a favorite dish or two you'd love to see Aarti feature on her show.