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Knife Fight

Series Summary
Don't worry, this show isn't as violent as the title makes it appear. These "knife fights" take place after hours in the kitchen of The Gorbals, a downtown Los Angeles restaurant owned by show host and former "Top Chef" winner Ilan Hall. Each episode features two culinary battles -- billed as the undercard and the title bout -- with each pitting two of the city's most exciting chefs against each other in a competition during which they must make at least two dishes in one hour using a combination of two or three secret ingredients. Joining the combatants in the kitchen is a rowdy crowd of friends, family, celebrities and restaurant critics who cheer and heckle the chefs during the tense battle. Judging each battle is a three-person panel that includes Hall and two rotating spots featuring celebrities and food experts. Because this is a televised competition series, there must be a big prize for the winners, right? No. To paraphrase Hall, it's all about a genuine love of food.

Air Dates: 2013 - Present

Genres: Reality, Cooking

Network: ESQTV

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    New York City chefs and business partners Edi Frauneder and Wolfgang Ban become rivals in a cooking showdown; guest judges Brett Gurewitz, Kris Morningstar and Naomi Pomeroy.

  • Season 2, Ep. 23 : 1,000-Year-Old Egg Sep 30, 2014

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    Chefs Justin Devillier and Michael Bryant create French bistro cuisine using 1,000-year-old eggs; guest judges Nyesha Arrington and Kris Morningstar.

  • Season 2, Ep. 22 : Live Spot Prawns Sep 23, 2014

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    Colorado chef Kelly Liken attempts to overcome a kitchen mishap as she takes on colleague Steve Redzikowski; guest judges Naomi Pomeroy and Brendan Collins.

  • Season 2, Ep. 21 : Silkie Chicken Sep 16, 2014

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    Young chef proteges Brian Huskey and Mei Lin cook with silkie chicken; guest judges Brendan Collins and Stacey Woods.

  • Season 2, Ep. 20 : Calf's Liver Sep 9, 2014

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    Chefs Ricardo Diaz and Gilberto Cetina Jr. work with calf liver in a battle for Mexican cooking supremacy; guest judges Brendan Collins and Krista Simmons.

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