All Posts By Sarah De Heer

Watch: Top Outtakes from Star Salvation

by in Behind the Scenes, July 23, 2014

If you've seen an episode of Star Salvation, you probably know that it takes much more time to actually film one episode than the 10 to 13 minutes that is shown on FoodNetwork.com. So what happens to all that lost footage? Click play on the video above to watch the hilarious cuts that didn't makeRead more

One-on-One with the Latest Star Finalist to Go Home

by in Interviews, July 20, 2014

Sarah and Emma found themselves surviving elimination in Episode 7, and because anything can happen in Vegas, with luck changing by the minute, these ladies had the advantage of selecting the teammates they wanted to work with in this week's challenge: an unforgettable four-course dinner for the Selection Committee. It didn't seem like there wasRead more

The Dial of Doom Is Back — Do You Approve?

by in Food Network Star, July 17, 2014

This week the remaining finalists and fans of Food Network Star saw the return of a Season 9 regular: the Dial of Doom. At a pool party on the deck at Caesar's Palace, finalists were tasked with making their best bites and tempting guests to try them with an engaging presentation. To help gauge theRead more

One-on-One with the Latest Star Finalist to Go Home

by in Interviews, July 13, 2014

Just as the finalists were getting used to Food Star Kitchen, the competition moved from Los Angeles to the bright lights of Las Vegas this week. But that wasn't the only road bump the remaining finalists hit. Within the first few moments of the show, they learned that while they were competing, eliminated finalists fromRead more

Do You Want to Be on the Food Network Star Finale? — Find Out How

by in Community, July 11, 2014

Food Network Star fans will have a chance to ask Alton, Bobby, Giada and all 12 finalists questions during the final episode, which airs August 10 at 9|8c. Before the winner is revealed, everyone will gather at Food Network headquarters on August 6 to tell all and view never-before-seen footage from the season. Bobby, AltonRead more

One-on-One with the Latest Star Finalist to Go Home

by in Interviews, July 6, 2014

Being a Food Network Star means not just hosting a television show, but building a brand indicative of a unique point of view, and Episode 6 was all about honing that perspective and the products that would support it. The seven remaining finalists had to create products and package them in this episode, but thenRead more

How to Make the Ultimate Funnel Cake

by in Recipes, July 3, 2014
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There are certain foods that are synonymous with amusement parks, fairs and carnivals. One of those happens to be funnel cakes — fried, cakey and doused in powdered sugar. In last Sunday's episode of Star, the remaining finalists and judges headed to Knott's Berry Farm, an all-American theme park. In between takes, the Food Network StarRead more

Can Christopher Oust Chad or Luca? — Watch Star Salvation

by in Videos, July 2, 2014

"I wish I didn't hear the judges say I had the best dish. I knew I was going to be in the bottom. I didn't handle the timing of my demos as well as I should have; looking back, I could have done better," Christopher said in his exit interview. But what he didn't knowRead more

One-on-One with the Latest Star Finalist to Go Home

by in Interviews, June 29, 2014

"The elite eight," Bobby dubs the finalists as they arrive at Knott's Berry Farm, an all-American amusement park, for their first-ever live demo this week. The finalists are tasked with preparing a typical 4th of July feast (but matching it to their POVs), as well as presenting it to a live audience — 400 peopleRead more

Shay Carl Gives the Finalists a Tutorial in Viral Videos [Interview]

by in Interviews, June 24, 2014

In an age where everything seems to be available online, Food Network Stars also have to have a presence on the Web — it's a one-stop shop to talk with fans and share everyday activities, photos and Post-its. This week's episode of Star challenged the finalists with two different social tasks: Create a behind-the-scenes videoRead more

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