Iron Chef America

Iron Chef America

Based on the Japanese cult classic, Iron Chef America pits some of America’s favorite chefs against the inspired food wizardry of Iron Chefs Masaharu Morimoto and Hiroyuki Sakai. Similar to the Japanese format, a secret ingredient is revealed in each episode and an all-star panel scores each dish for taste, presentation, and originality.

Hosted By: Alton Brown

Alton Brown's flair in the kitchen developed early with guidance from his mother and grandmother. Switching gears as an adult, Alton spent a decade working as a cinematographer and video director, but realized he spent all his time between shoots watching cooking shows which he found to be dull and uninformative. Convinced that he could do better, Alton left the film business and moved to Vermont to train at the New England Culinary Institute in Montpelier, Vermount. Upon graduation, Alton made use of all his learnings, both from… more