Tag: Justin Warner

A Heaping Helping of “It’s Getting Real” — Justin’s Rebel Recap

by in Recap, July 28, 2014

Time flies when you are watching hoping-to-become celebrity chefs duke it out on camera. Two months ago, we were introduced to 12 hopefuls, and one by one, the mentors have crushed the dreams of all but five of them. Now in New York City, the competitors are given a heaping helping of "It’s Getting Real,"Read more

All Sorts of Jaw-Drop Crazy — Justin’s Rebel Recap

by in Recap, July 21, 2014

Last week, Luca returned from Star Salvation, and Chris couldn't prove himself as the culinary elevator. Emma showed her silver tongue describing her food, and Lenny was deemed "the man to beat." As the competition rages on in Las Vegas, we see a poker-faced dealer flanked by Giada an Alton. The gang is dealt aRead more

The Culinary Elevator Stopped — Justin’s Rebel Recap

by in Recap, July 14, 2014

Last Sunday the gang of seven stared into the greenscreen of death with their POV-packed products in hand. Only six survived, and they headed to Las Vegas. Insert obligatory "steaks/stakes" joke here! Salvation: If you didn't know it, over here on the Internet, Luca has been on a rampage in Star Salvation. After plowing throughRead more

Moon Over Miami! — Justin’s Rebel Recap

by in Recap, July 7, 2014

One week ago, eight Food Network Star finalists made their way to Knott's Berry Farm for a live culinary demonstration. Everyone had their fair share of hiccups, but Christopher was the Charles Osborne of the bunch. With Christopher's culinary chops stuck in Star Salvation, the gang awaits another challenge. Your Very Own Product Remember lastRead more

Threat of the Week: The Mentors — Justin’s Rebel Recap

by in Recap, June 30, 2014

Remember that time the Food Network Star hopefuls had to make viral-marketing videos? I bet you are LOL-ing right now. That was last week, and with that episode we saw the elimination of Aryen, who could almost cut the mustard on camera, but had a dull blade in the culinary department. After that so-bad-it's-good challenge,Read more

“There Is Nothing Textbook About Being a Food Network Star.” — Justin’s Rebel Recap

by in Recap, June 23, 2014

A week ago we watched the culinary sabotages of Cutthroat Kitchen get the better of the remaining finalists. Fast-casual Kenny’s wonky breakfast parfait sent him to Star Salvation. On the other side of the spectrum of success, Christopher and Emma were scoring high marks for their Bloody Mary Pasta and ChocoBacoBurrataBomb, respectively. With nine finalistsRead more

“I Don’t Know If I’ll Be Back for a Fourth Date … ” — Justin’s Rebel Recap

by in Recap, June 16, 2014

Last week the camera shy Luca was sent to battle it out in Star Salvation. Kenny and Chris were up the creek without a plated dish — and they were assuredly nervous about the next challenge. Will Lenny hold tight to his reins or ride off in to the sunset? Read on, Star fans. CutthroatRead more

Certifiably Awkward Moments — Justin’s Rebel Recap

by in Recap, June 9, 2014

Last week we saw the first elimination of Season 10. Donna was shown the door, while Emma and Sarah were dragged to the next round, like babies attached to the wedding dress of stardom. Alton's Teacher Challenge The gang is split into two: Team Green Bean Casserole and Team Chicken-Fried Steak. The kicker is eachRead more

12 Doe-Eyed Hopefuls — Justin’s Rebel Recap

by in Recap, June 2, 2014

Welcome to the Rebel Recap. I'll give you so many juicy details of what went down in Star Town you will think you are eating an alphabet steak covered with speculation sauce — all washed down with a glass of refreshing bubbly humor. I'd sure love to hear what you think about the plate of proseRead more

A Letter to Damaris, from the Rebel

by in Food Network Star, August 13, 2013

Hey, Damaris, As I'm sure Bob, Susie, Alton, Giada and Bobby have already done so, I'd like to be the sixth person to welcome you to the Food Network family. I'm sure you'll fit in quite nicely, as we are all really just a bunch of food-obsessed kooks who like to entertain and have aRead more