Iron Chef Canada - Episode Guide
Battle Arctic Char
Episode 10 - Season 1 - December 19, 2018
Iron Chef Hugh Acheson returns to the kitchen stadium to face challenger Chef Brandon Olsen and a battle over arctic char. Chef Acheson is joined by trusty Sous Chefs Sam Hendon and Rob MacDonald, while Chef Olsen brings Sous Chefs James Macadam and Matt Johnson into the kitchen stadium for an epic showdown. Judges Jonathan Cheung, Martin Yan, and Jackie Kai Ellis are tasked with assessing the final dishes and declaring a winner.
Battle Nutcracker Sweet
Episode 9 - Season 1 - December 12, 2018
Iron Chef Anna Olson faces challenger Chef Laura White in a seasonal showdown that’s all about holiday nuts. Chef Olson is joined by Sous Chefs Lisa Rollo and Mia Bachmaier, while Chef White brings Sous Chefs Christina D’Angela and Andrea Mastandrea into the kitchen stadium. Judges Lesley Chesterman, Adam Gollner, and John Catucci will review the final dishes and declare a winner.
Episode 8 - Season 1 - December 5, 2018
Iron Chef Susur Lee returns to the Iron Chef Canada kitchen Stadium to take on challenger Danny “Smiles” Francis. Alongside Chef Lee will be Sous Chefs Jonas Mangao and Bryan Gunness, while Chef Francis brings Sous Chefs Brett Davis and Mitchell Laughren into battle with him. Judges Jennifer McLaglan, Pay Chen, and Franco Stalteri must assess the final dishes and declare the winner.
Episode 7 - Season 1 - November 28, 2018
Iron Chef Rob Feenie returns to the kitchen stadium to go head-to-head with challenger Chef John Horne. In a battle of bivalves, Chef Feenie brings Sous Chefs Wayne Harris and Henry Wong to battle alongside him, while Chef Horne is joined by Sous Chefs Malcolm Campbell and Rob McKinlay. Judges Ricardo, Claudia McNeilly, and Jennifer McLagan are tasked with tasting and reviewing each dish, and ultimately, declaring a winner.
Episode 6 - Season 1 - November 21, 2018
Iron Chef Lynn Crawford takes on challenger Chef Jason Bangerter as they tackle venison. Chef Crawford is joined by her trusty Sous Chefs Lora Kirk and Michael Blackie, while Chef Bangerter brings Sous Chefs Daniel Angus and Philippe de Montbrun into the kitchen stadium. Judges Jonathan Cheung, Marie-Claude Lortie, and Suresh Doss must sample the final dishes and declare a winner.
Episode 5 - Season 1 - November 14, 2018
Iron Chef Amanda Cohen takes on challenger Chef Rene Rodriguez in a battle over cauliflower. Chef Cohen comes armed with Sous Chefs Shannon Murphy and Amanda-Lee Chesley, while Chef Rodriguez brings Sous Chefs Angie Ford and Razmon Poisson into battle. Judges Marie-Claude Lortie, Tara O’Brady, and Julie Van Rosendaal use their discerning palates to declare a winner.
Episode 4 - Season 1 - November 7, 2018
Legendary Iron Chef Hugh Acheson takes on challenger Chef Alex Chen for a tomato-driven competition. Chef Acheson will bring Sous Chefs Sam Herndon and Ron MacDonald into the kitchen stadium, while Chef Chen brings Sous Chefs Connor Sperling and Kenta Takahashi into battle with him. Judges Franco Stalteri, Adam Gollner, and Mijune Pak will sample the final dishes, and declare a winner.
Battle Bitter Greens
Episode 3 - Season 1 - October 31, 2018
Iconic Iron Chef Susur Lee takes on challenger Chef Nick Liu as they battle with bitter greens. Chef Lee will be armed with Sous Chefs, Jonas Mangao and Bryan Gunness, while Chef Liu will bring Sous Chefs Joanna Seballos and Dennis J. Tay in the stadium to compete alongside of him. Judges Jeffrey Merrihue, Martin Yan, and Mijune Pak will deliberate over the results, and a winner will be declared.
Battle Stone Fruit
Episode 2 - Season 1 - October 24, 2018
It's the battle of B.C., as Iron Chef Rob Feenie faces challenger and fellow west coaster Chef Ned Bell in an epic showdown featuring Stonefruit. Chef Feenie will rely on Sous Chefs Wayne Harris and Tyler Wong, and Chef Bell will bring Sous Chefs Sean Murray and Sarah Morten into the stadium to compete. Judges Jonathan Cheung, Tara O’Brady, and Alexandra Gill will help determine which west coast Chef will reign supreme.