One 'Top Chef' takes the top honor

By Liane Bonin of HitFix.com Whoot! It’s the finale of “Top Chef”! I’ll be honest; I’m rooting for Richard. I’m sure Mike is very...

'Top Chef' finalists face off before finale

The last two “Top Chef All-Stars” standing, Richard Blais and Mike Isabella, will battle for the best of the best title on Wednesday...

Remaining 'Top Chefs' dish up limitations for each other

By Liane Bonin of HitFix.com It’s down to the final three, and that means Wednesday night’s challenges are likely to be tough. Really...

The final four face off on 'Top Chef'

By Liane Bonin of Hitfix.com It’s down to the final four, and the chefs are becoming just as cranky and neurotic as you’d expect with the...

Cheftestants can't feel the heat in 'Top Chef's' makeshift kitchen

By Liane Bonin of HitFix.com It’s down to the final five, and the chefs are coming together in the Bahamas to duke it out, Caribbean...

Nachos, popcorn and hotdog bun soup? 'Top Chefs' serve up a mess

By Liane Bonin of HitFix.com Five chefs remain – and one of them is Tiffany. Huh. Richard can’t believe Dale went home last week, neither...

One 'Top Chef' swipes a recipe to impress Paula Deen

By Liane Bonin of HitFix.com We are down to the final six and it seems our beloved chefs are getting a little freaked out. Take Tiffany,...

'Top Chefs' need to butter up Palua Deen

With a row of deep fat fryers at the ready, “Top Chef: All-Stars” contestants will have to put together some deconstructed down-home...

Cookie Monster and pals take over 'Top Chef'

By Liane Bonin of HitFix.com I am so glad it’s time for another edition of “Top Chef,” because I’ve had the “Beef Tongue” song on a loop...

'Top Chef': The all-stars face off over fondue

By Liane Bonin of HitFix.com I love it when “Top Chef: All Stars” kicks things off by showing that, as much as we hope it’s just one big...

'Top Chef' recap: Taste? That's so last season

By Liane Bonin of HitFix.com Nine chefs left! Whoo! Isaac Mizrahi is in the house for some reason. Because he designs clothes that have...

Cheftestants battle it out in 'Top Chef's' Restaurant Wars

Liane Bonin of HitFix.com writes: Restaurant Wars! This episode is always good for some yelling, some swearing, a little crying and, of...

'Top Chef' recap: Two get the boot for their failed fish dishes

Liane Bonin of HitFix.com writes: This week it’s a team fishing challenge, which seems a bit extreme to me. After all, the chefs are at...

'Top Chef' judges explain ouster: Casey's food was inedible

Viewers still baffled by the judges’ decision to boot season three runner-up and current season hopeful Casey Thompson on the last...

'Top Chef All-Stars': One chef races to the top, another just isn't up to speed

Liane Bonin of HitFix.com writes: Before we begin, if any of you are wondering why your DVR suddenly stopped recording “Top Chef,” it’s...

Two chefs leave the kitchen on 'Top Chef All-Stars'

Liane Bonin of HitFix.com writes: Since we can now watch 3-D television in our homes, I can only hope that someday someone can create...

'Top Chef All-Stars': Sweet treats turn sour for some cheftestants

Liane Bonin of HitFix.com writes: One thing I’ve learned watching “Top Chef” is you’ve really got to eat dinner before the show, because...