Worst Cooks in America Season 25 Episode 01 Description
Viral Sensations: Culinary Clickbait
Chefs Anne Burrell and Darnell “Superchef” Ferguson welcome 12 technically savvy but culinary challenged recruits to their cooking boot camp. Before picking teams, Anne and Darnell kick off the competition by having the recruits make their signature dish to show off their skills — or lack thereof — in the kitchen. Then in the Main Dish challenge, the recruits learn a unique way to cook chicken — under a brick! After assessing everyone’s skills, Anne and Darnell choose their teams.
Worst Cooks in America Show Summary
Worst Cooks in America is an American reality television series that premiered on January 3, 2010, on Food Network. The show takes 12 to 16 contestants (referred to as “recruits”) with very poor cooking skills through a culinary boot camp, to earn a cash prize of $25,000 and a Food Network cooking set. In the celebrity edition of the show, the winning celebrity gets a $50,000 prize to donate to the charity of their choice. The recruits are trained on the various basic cooking techniques including baking, knife skills, temperature, seasoning and preparation. The final challenge is to cook a restaurant-quality, three-course meal for three food critics.