The Next Iron Chef: Redemption

The Next Iron Chef: Redemption

2007 - 2012, Quiz / Contest, Cookery
Chefs from previous competitions must re-live their experiences to redeem themselves and become the Next Iron Chef

Episode Guide

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Passion; Respect (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:

    Passion; Respect

    Each judge selects an ingredient and will shape the chefs "last supper" in Las Vegas.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Transcendence (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    Transcendence

    The chefs must create a buffet that is Las Vegas style.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Fusion (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    Fusion

    The chefs are asked to fuse unusual ingredients into something new.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Risk (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    Risk

    The six remaining chefs arrive at an airplane hangar to discover an ingredient auction; the chef's cooking time becomes the currency to win; the Chairman gives the chefs ingredients so large they need to be transported in freight trucks.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Transformation (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    Transformation

    The half-way point has been reached and the remaining chefs must transform ingredients into fare worthy of "Iron Chef."

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Simplicity (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    Simplicity

    Original Farmers Market in Los Angeles; photographer Todd Selby captures each chef's personality in a single snapshot; the chefs must use these photos as inspiration for putting one of their opponents' personalities on a plate.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Innovation (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    Innovation

    The chefs create an innovative take on international classics.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Resourcefulness (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Resourcefulness

    These chefs must re-live their experiences on the previous competitions and redeem themselves.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Finale (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Finale

    The two remaining chefs endure pressure in the final challenge.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Hamptons Beach Cookout (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Hamptons Beach Cookout

    Seafood creations at the Hamptons' event; double elimination.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Food Auction (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Food Auction

    The five remaining chefs take risks for their next dishes.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - New York on a Plate (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    New York on a Plate

    Storytelling is the next test; each chef is assigned a different location in NYC.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Nueva York en Una Placa (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Nueva York en Una Placa

    Storytelling is the next test; each chef is assigned a different location in NYC.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Food Is Funny (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Food Is Funny

    Improvising; comedian Kevin Nealon and the audience throw ingredient suggestions to the chefs; octopus.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Let's All Go to the Lobby (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Let's All Go to the Lobby

    The chefs are taken to the Orpheum Theater for the Chairman's Challenge; movie snack bar goodies for ingredients.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Take Me Out to the Ballgame (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Take Me Out to the Ballgame

    Transformation test with ingredients from Petco Park.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Primal: Heat and Meat (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Primal: Heat and Meat

    Ten chefs primal instincts are put to the test; split into five teams to build their own cooking stations.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Honor (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Honor

    A Thanksgiving knife to knife battle between the two remaining chefs to win the title of "Next Iron Chef".

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Seduction (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Seduction

    Chefs must seduce the taste buds with the best cocktail and snack in thirty minutes.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Inspiration (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Inspiration

    In Las Vegas the secret ingredient chocolate is used to create a "wedding worthy" dessert; a modern Las Vegas buffet challenge.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Respect (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Respect

    The six remaining must compete with potatoes as their secret ingredient.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Transformation (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Transformation

    The remaining 7 use American condiments to make a dish they choose; transform fair food into Iron Chef level dishes in an hour.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Resourcefulness (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Resourcefulness

    The remaining 8 chefs have thirty minutes to turn pickles into a snack for a field trip; Chairmens's challenge is to cook two fish dishes from what they caught.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Innovation (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Innovation

    The remaining nine chefs must come up with an innovative and creative new dish that is an American favorite in 30 minutes; secret ingredients are coffee and donuts.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Ingenuity (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Ingenuity

    Ten chefs must make a sandwich that best represents their personality in thirty minutes; the secret ingredient is bread; chefs cook with one ingredient they chose if they were stranded on an island.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Finale (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Finale

    The remaining two chefs compete in their final battle; a winner is announced.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Integrity (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Integrity

    The final three chefs are tested to see if they can honor personal integrity and that of the ingredients.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Umami (Deliciousness) (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Umami (Deliciousness)

    The four remaining chefs travel to Tokyo, Japan; the chefs are challenged to highlight the five tastes.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Pressure (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Pressure

    The six remaining competitors meet Indian chef Suvir Saran; two chefs are eliminated.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Adaptability (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Adaptability

    The seven remaining chefs show how well they adapt the secret ingredient to their culinary creations.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Innovation (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Innovation

    The remaining nine chefs must come up with an innovative and creative new dish that is an American favorite in 30 minutes; secret ingredients are coffee and donuts.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Interpretation (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Interpretation

    Simplicity and interpretation; the chefs are asked to reinvent international dishes.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Fearlessness (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Fearlessness

    The chefs arrive in Los Angeles to compete in globally inspired cooking challenges that test their culinary abilities; their first two tests are memory and fearlessness.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Part 6: Attain Greatness (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Part 6: Attain Greatness

    The two remaining chefs compete to determine a winner.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Part 5: Lead and Inspire (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Part 5: Lead and Inspire

    The three remaining chefs fly to Paris for the next challenge.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Part 4: Creativity Under Pressure (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Part 4: Creativity Under Pressure

    The contestants struggle to be creative with their cooking.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Part 3: Resourcefulness (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Part 3: Resourcefulness

    Contestants select secret ingredients.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Part 2: Simplicity and Innovation (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Part 2: Simplicity and Innovation

    The chefs are asked to create a dish that reflects their culinary style.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Part 1: Speed and Artistry (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Part 1: Speed and Artistry

    Alton Brown greets the contestants; speed and artistry are tested.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Chef Alex Guarnaschelli (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Chef Alex Guarnaschelli

    The chefs must cater a beach cookout for 20 guests and judges, they have 2 hours to prepare a 3-course seafood-tasting menu.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Chef Elizabeth Falkner (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Chef Elizabeth Falkner

    Chefs create 3 holiday dishes for guest judges Bobby Flay & Masaharu Morimoto, one chef will be crowned "The Next Iron Chef."

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Chef Nate Appleman (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Chef Nate Appleman

    Indian chef Suvir Saran judges the chefs' one-bite tastes of India, in a double elimination, they must create a 5 course feast.

  • The Next Iron Chef: Redemption - Chef Amanda Freitag (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Chef Amanda Freitag

    The chefs face the test of Umami and must create five yakitori, then, the chefs must create five dishes featuring five flavors.