Food Network's All-Star Specials - Netflix

Food Network's All-Star Specials showcase festivals to holiday meals with your favorite Food Network hosts and chefs, there's always something new to tempt your tastebuds.

Type: Reality

Languages: English

Status: Running

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 2009-05-30

Food Network's All-Star Specials - The Next Food Network Star (season 4) - Netflix

The fourth season of the American reality television series The Next Food Network Star premiered on Sunday, June 1, 2008. Food Network executives, Bob Tuschman and Susie Fogelson, were joined by Bobby Flay as the Selection Committee for this season, which was filmed early 2008 in New York, New York and Las Vegas, Nevada. Aaron McCargo, Jr. was announced as the winner on the season finale, which aired on Sunday, July 27, 2008. His show, Big Daddy's House, premiered on August 3, 2008. In addition, runner-up Adam Gertler was given a show, Will Work for Food, which premiered January 19, 2009 and Kelsey Nixon, who finished fourth, began hosting her show, Kelsey's Essentials, on the Cooking Channel on November 6, 2010.

Food Network's All-Star Specials - Week Seven: Vegas Throwdown - Netflix

First aired: July 13, 2008

Mini Challenge: None Elimination Challenge: The final four contestants were flown to Las Vegas, where they were told by Bobby Flay that they would be participating in a challenge modeled after his show Throwdown! with Bobby Flay They were then assigned an opponent, and told they had to prepare “Vegas Style” versions of their own and their opponent's signature dishes in 75 minutes, while also answering questions from the Selection Committee, guest judge Paula Deen and Dayna Devon of Extra. Adam was paired up against Lisa, with each of them preparing a version of Adam's signature macaroni and cheese and Lisa's cassoulet, while Kelsey was paired against Aaron, each of them having to make a variation of Kelsey's chicken parmesan and Aaron's stuffed pork tenderloin. Winner: None, although Aaron's food was most well received by the panel. However, Lisa's cassoulet, and Adam's macaroni and cheese, as well as both of Aaron's dishes, were shown as the featured dishes on the show website. Eliminated: Kelsey

Food Network's All-Star Specials - References - Netflix