All Posts In Food Network Star

Caption It: Cha-Ching

by in Food Network Star, July 18, 2014

Last week Food Network Star finalists embraced one of the most-faced aspects of Las Vegas — an over-the-top party scene — as they hosted a poolside bash for hotel visitors, and this Sunday they'll indulge in the city's opulent food offerings when they experience one-of-a-kind meals. But to win big in Sin City's culinary scene,Read 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

Caption It: Belly Flop

by in Food Network Star, July 10, 2014

In just a few short weeks, Lenny's proven himself one to make a splash on camera for the good of the competition. Given the sneak-peek photo above from Sunday's all-new episode of Food Network Star, it seems as though he's continuing to live up to that reputation as he's shown mid-fall during a belly flopRead more

Caption It: Mentor Glee

by in Food Network Star, July 4, 2014

Given their pressure-packed challenges that involve live demonstrations and on-camera pitches, plus plate after plate of POV-focused food, it's no surprise that Food Network Star finalists may find it difficult to impress their mentors. Bobby, Giada and Alton are notorious for holding the hopefuls to exceedingly high standards, and the trio expects not only toRead more

Caption It: Look Over There

by in Food Network Star, June 27, 2014

For the first time on Sunday, Food Network Star finalists will trade the camera screen for the stage as they get set to perform in live culinary demonstrations. The hopefuls are now five weeks into the contest, and while some are finally finding their footing with an audience, many are still struggling to command aRead more

Caption It: Smiley Side-Eye

by in Food Network Star, June 20, 2014

Food Network Star is all about the finalists' abilities to put their best faces forward, both on camera and in the kitchen. But sometimes, perhaps on account of competition stress, contestant rivalries or simple daydreaming, hopefuls may let down their guards just long enough to show glimmers of their true personalities when off set andRead more

Caption It: Sabotage Strikes Star

by in Food Network Star, June 13, 2014

Food Network Star is a difficult enough competition without unexpected obstacles in the middle of cooking. But on this Sunday's all-new episode, that's precisely what the finalists are in for when Alton unveils the first-ever Cutthroat Kitchen-themed challenge. On Alton's evilicious series, the host auctions off notoriously ruthless tests that subject the rivals to hilariouslyRead more

Caption It: A Surprise(d) Guest

by in Food Network Star, June 6, 2014

From their fellow rivals' histories to the details of a challenge, much of the Food Network Star competition is a surprise to finalists, although often all it takes is an initial introduction or the how-tos of a specific test to reveal the ins and outs. But what if competitors aren't given all of the information?Read more

Chatting with the First Eliminated Star Finalist

by in Food Network Star, Interviews, June 1, 2014

Despite Food Network Star finalists' highest hopes for success and their best attempts to at once craft top-quality dishes and present a winning personality on camera, week after week another rival will be sent home, unable to survive in the face of stardom. It's up to judge-mentors Alton Brown, Bobby Flay and Giada De LaurentiisRead more

Caption It: Multiple Mentor Reflections

by in Food Network Star, May 30, 2014

We're just days away from the Food Network Star premiere, and while fans have already met the 12 hopefuls in a series of exclusive interviews and their casting videos, this Sunday will mark the first time they go head-to-head in battle. For the next 11 weeks, the rivals will be at the mercy of theirRead more

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