Top Chef Episode 7 – Double Down

Last night’s episode was one of the best of the season, but if you’ve been following along you know that’s not a high bar to clear.  This is two weeks in a row where the quickfire challenge seemed to really bring out the creativity of the chefs.  I loved the elimination challenge too.  Finally one which really challenged their skills!  It was still a bit flawed in the set-up and the chefs seemed to continue play it safe but the concept was perfect.  And we finally had a drama explosion! (more…)