Top Chef: Just Desserts

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  • Finale

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    Season 2, Episode 10 - Aired 10/26/2011

    It all comes down to this -- the final three chefs will compete in a Top Chef version of the Prestigious Meilleurs Ouvriers de France Competition -- which is the World Series of Competitions in the pastry world. Only one can take the title of Top Chef: Just Desserts.

  • Dessert in Disguise

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    Season 2, Episode 9 - Aired 10/19/2011

    Don’t judge a book by its cover in this week’s penultimate episode as the chefs must create a dessert that tastes like one, but doesn’t look the way it tastes.

  • Step Right Up

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    Season 2, Episode 8 - Aired 10/12/2011

    This week’s Elimination Challenge has the remaining chefs clowning around at the Top Chef Carnival where they have to upgrade classic carnival cuisine into something suitable for a fine dining audience.

  • Death by Chocolate

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    Season 2, Episode 7 - Aired 10/05/2011

    This week’s Quickfire Challenge has the chefs selecting perfect pairings of coffee and donuts, while the Elimination Challenge will result in death… by chocolate. The cheftestants must create a chocolate showpiece under a veil of secrecy.

  • Sabotage

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    Season 2, Episode 6 - Aired 09/28/2011

    The remaining pastry chefs will be given a “License to Ill” as they raid the first ever “Top Chef Beastie Boys Pantry,” where they must use the ingredients, named after the band’s popular songs, to create a Beastie Boys-inspired dessert appropriate for a street art event.

  • Make a Splash

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    Season 2, Episode 5 - Aired 09/21/2011

    The chefs must beat the heat as they make frozen treats suitable for cooling off on a hot summer day.

  • Pure Imagination

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    Season 2, Episode 4 - Aired 09/14/2011

    It’s the 40th anniversary of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, and to celebrate, the chefs will work as one team to create a Pure Imagination Room.

  • Villa Rosa

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    Season 2, Episode 3 - Aired 09/07/2011

    For the Elimination Challenge, the remaining 12 cheftestants create the ultimate “dessert-scape” spread for 'The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' star Lisa Vanderpump.

  • Sweet Symphony

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    Season 2, Episode 2 - Aired 08/31/2011

    To celebrate the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the chefs must create a cake experience in three movements to be served to the symphony members and patrons after their performance.

  • Showpiece

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    Season 2, Episode 1 - Aired 08/24/2011

    For their first elimination challenge, the chefs are tasked with creating a showpiece based on a popular fairy tale.