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Alexandra Martell

  1. Color-Coordinated Dinner PartyEmily Kollars & Annabelle Rinehart
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    Top Chef Finale Recap: We’re Gonna Jam Out With Our Clams OutWe’ve finally made it to the end!
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    Top Chef Recap: Getting Warmer …It’s the second-to-last episode! (Probably? Maybe? Hopefully, anyway.)
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    Top Chef Recap: Padma’ll Be Comin’ Round the MountainWe’re in the home stretch, but why are the chefs suddenly in Canada?
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    Top Chef Recap: There’s No Cryin’ in Fine Dinin’A previously eliminated chef comes back, and we lament the fact that this means the season will be even longer than it already is.
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    Top Chef Recap: Party in the ParkYou really think you can win ‘Top Chef’ with a chicken-salad sandwich, huh?
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    Top Chef Recap: Let’s Get WickedYour guests this week: Eric Ripert and… Charlize Theron?
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    Top Chef Recap: There’s Nothing Quite Like Restaurant WarsThey could really rename this show ‘Top Ego.’
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    Top Chef Recap: There’s Nothing Quite Like Restaurant WarsThey could really rename this show ‘Top Ego.’
  10. Taste Test
    The King of NYC’s Galette des RoisWhich French bakery makes the best king cake in the city?
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    Top Chef Recap: The PitsNine episodes in, we finally get a barbecue challenge!
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    Top Chef Recap: LaBelle of the BallThis week’s episode actually featured an interesting challenge for once.
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    Top Chef Recap: It’s Not Always the Best Chef Who Makes It to the EndThis week’s episode set a new record for fighting.
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    Top Chef Recap: It’s Not Always the Best Chef Who Makes It to theThis week’s episode set a new record for fighting.
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    Top Chef Recap: I’m Gonna Need Someone to Look That Up on TheirTom thinks that maybe he picked the wrong finalists for this season.
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    Top Chef Recap: Bad on Top of Bad on Top of BadLet’s head on over to Dallas.
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    Did The Walking Dead Have Fewer Zombies This Season?Or did it just feel that way? We got our stopwatch and found out.
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    Top Chef Recap: I Have a Spicy Personality“I don’t mosey in everyday life.”
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    Top Chef Recap: It Looks Like an Easter Basket Gone BadHere come the ‘Snakes on a Plane’ jokes. And a party!
  20. A Christmas Cookie CarolHere are gingerbread men, macarons, and more that will have Santa coming back for seconds.
  21. Hanukkah DelightsCookies, chocolates, and more treats to sweeten up all eight nights.
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    Top Chef Recap: Too Many Cooks on the Kitchen SetApparently “biggest season ever” means we’ll be dragging everything out as long as possible.
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    Top Chef Premiere Recap: Butchering the ButchersGiddy up, pardners.
  24. Pumpkin Beyond PieThis year, skip Thanksgiving’s traditional dessert in favor of the city’s more unconventional pumpkin sweets.
  25. Double UpFrom politicians to pregnant celebrities, four different costume ideas for pairs.
  26. Help Is On the WaySeven last-minute fixes for common bridal freak-outs.
  27. Sandwiches
    No. 7 Sub’s Tyler Kord Taste-Tests New York’s New Chain-SandwichPitting New York newcomers Earl of Sandwich and Potbelly against one another.
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    What Did We Learn About Alec Baldwin This Week?The actor loves sharing personal factoids on Twitter.
  29. Top Chef
    Top Chef Wants You to Come Up With This Season’s QuickfiresWe’ve got some ideas to get your started.
  30. magic is might
    Highlights of Hogwarts: Harry Potter’s Best Spells, Coolest Creatures, Saddest Deaths, and MoreDobby, we’re still crying.
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    Amazing Race Finale Recap: Baby, They Got Me In All Sorts of Tight StuffDancing the samba, Brazilian waxes, and a tricycle race determined this season’s winner.
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    Amazing Race Recap: Gnome Sweet GnomeSomehow we’re already at the penultimate episode!
  33. Truckin'
    The Cookie Parts of Coolhaus’ Free Ice Cream Sandwiches Are Worth the WaitThe city’s newest food truck picked the perfect weekend to offer free ice cream.
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    The Amazing Race Recap: We’re Just In It for the Fondue of ItLast night’s episode taught our contestants some fairly obvious lessons.
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    Amazing Race Recap: He Used to Have Dreams About Sleeping With His MamaWhat would Freud have had to say about Kent and Vyxsin?
  36. Passover
    Grub Street’s Guide to New York’s Sweetest Passover DessertsFrom towering cakes to delicate truffles, flourless dessert options that go far beyond the supermarket macaroon.
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    Amazing Race Recap: I’m Glad We Didn’t Have to Get in Those ThongsSomeone jumped in the Ganges river last night, while other teams played with poop. Seriously.
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    Top Chef Recap: Always a Bridesmaid, Never a BrideThe finale version of Restaurant Wars went a lot better than the regular kind!
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    Amazing Race Recap: I Can’t Disco When I’m PaintingYou probably didn’t notice, but last night’s episode had a lot of references to tea.
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    Top Chef Recap: If I Tried I Could Definitely Throw UpNot the finale!
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    Amazing Race Recap: Do It for the HoodPerhaps we should rename this show ‘The Not-So-Amazing Cab Races.’
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    Top Chef Recap: Sour Grapes, Salty LosersLast night’s most true statement: “I don’t want to see Mike Isabella topless. And you don’t either.”
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    Amazing Race Recap: I Am a Goat, I Am a TigerDid you go into this episode with PMA? We hope so.
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    Fit for a KingThe lead up to the lead up to the finale was on fire (literally).
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    The Amazing Race Recap: Guess I’ll Learn to Keep My Mouth ShutA lot of mud-slinging went down in Japan.
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    Top Chef Recap: He Flicks His Boogers on MeGuess which two cheftestants are related!
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    Amazing Race Recap: I Need You to Get Me Some ChildrenIt’s time for a roo’d awakening!
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    Top Chef Recap: There Is Man Law, and There Is Chef Law“I could put you over my knee and whip your cute little ass,” quoth Paula Deen.
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    See a Photo of Top Chef’s Carla in Her Modeling Days [Updated]It is SO nineties chic.
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    Amazing Race Recap: I Don’t Even Take BathsYour favorite teams of past seasons are back, and they’re still making the same mistakes!
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