Top Chef Just Desserts – Episode 2: “Sweet Symphony” Wednesday August 31, 10PM. The chefs celebrate the opening of the 9th Season Orchestra of the Los Angeles Philharmonic.
To celebrate the opening of the 9th Season Orchestra of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the chefs must work in teams to create a cake experience in three movements to be served to the symphony members and patrons after their performance.
In previews of tonight’s episode – Having a Door to the Twilight Zone – The chefs from one team cannot comprehend what their teammate wants to achieve but they go along for the ride. The Enemy of Cakes – The chefs must battle not only each other but the heat for this challenge
Top Chef Just: Desserts features 14 chef’testants who will be whittled down week by week as they compete to out-bake their competition. The winning chef will receive $100,000 furnished by KitchenAid, a feature in Food & Wine magazine and a showcase at the Annual Food & Wine Cayman Cookout. The chefs must face off in some of the most difficult and creative challenges we’ve seen thus far – from fairytale showpieces and edible room décor to high-class gingerbread houses and carnival delights — all while serving up these treats to some celebrity guest judges including: Beastie Boys’ Adam “Ad-Rock” Horovitz, the cast of Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory, renowned Pastry Chef Francois Payard, and acclaimed chef Cat Cora among others.