Flay vs. Ford

ICA: Flay vs. Ford

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Chef Ben Ford, owner of Ford’s Filling Station, comes to Kitchen Stadium to challenge Iron Chef Flay. Will Ford’s finesse win over the judges, or will Iron Chef Flay’s flare burn the competition?

From TV.com:

Battle: Blue Foot Chicken

Chefs: Iron Chef Bobby Flay is challenged by L.A. Chef Ben Ford.

Ben Ford is the Owner of Ford’s Filling Station in Culver City, CA.

Full Recap

Secret Ingredient: Blue Foot Chicken

Iron Chef Bobby Flay’s Dishes
Sour Orange Chicken
Curry Fried Chicken
16 Spice Chicken with Mango Sauce
Chicken Kiev with Lobster Butter
“Thanksgiving” Chicken and Mushroom Stuffing

Challenger Ben Ford’s Dishes
Carpaccio of Chicken with Poached Quail Egg
Seared Chicken Livers on Rosemary Skewers
Chicken Meatballs with Pasta
Braised Chicken and Stuffed Cabbage
Chicken Breast with Kobe Beef Hash

Jeffrey Steingarten – Food Critic
Cady Huffman – Actress
Andrew Knowlton – Bon Appetit Magazine

Iron Chef
Taste: 22
Plating: 11
Originality: 11
Total: 44

Taste: 17
Plating: 8
Originality: 10
Total: 35

Winner: Iron Chef Bobby Flay


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Stuart is a celebrity chef, food activist and award-winning food writer. He penned the cookbooks Third Coast Cuisine: Recipes of the Gulf of Mexico, No Sides Needed: 34 Recipes To Simplify Life and Amigeauxs - Mexican/Creole Fusion Cuisine. He hosts two Internet cooking shows "Everyday Gourmet" and "Little Grill Big Flavor." His recipes have been featured in Current, Lagniappe, Southern Tailgater, The Kitchen Hotline and on the Cooking Channel.

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Stuart’s Honors & Awards

2015 1st Place Luck of the Irish Cook-off
2015 4th Place Downtown Cajun Cook-off
2015 2nd Place Fins' Wings & Chili Cook-off
2014 2015 4th Place LA Gumbo Cook-off
2012 Taste Award nominee for best chef (web)
2012 Finalist in the Safeway Next Chef Contest
2011 Taste Award Nominee for Little Grill Big Flavor
2011, 12 Member: Council of Media Tastemakers
2011 Judge: 29th Chef's of the Coast Cook-off
2011 Judge: Dauphin Island Wing Cook-off
2011 Cooking Channel Perfect 3 Recipe Finalist
2011 Judge: Dauphin Island Gumbo Cook-off
2011 Culinary Hall of Fame Member
2010 Tasty Awards Judge
2010 Judge: Bayou La Batre Gumbo Cook-off
2010 Gourmand World Cookbook Award Nominee
2010 Chef2Chef Top 10 Best Food Blogs
2010 Denay's Top 10 Best Food Blogs
2009 2nd Place Bay Area Food Bank Chef Challenge
2008 Tava: Discovery Contest Runner-up


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