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“Guy’s Grocery Games” 9/17/17

J: Troy, Aarti & Jet

ON THE FIRST WoG: No Carts Allowed, Watch Your Weight, Think Small & Red Light Special
SPUN BY ALEX: TS
ON THE SECOND WoG: Let it Roll, Emoji List, Closing Time, Odd/Even, Frozen Food Feud & ABC
SPUN BY JUSTIN: O/E
THE COIN LANDED ON: ODD

Antonia: Fried shrimp & avocado tostada w/ radish & pickled jalapeno
Alex: Fried & stuffed poblano pepper w/ roasted pepper sauce
Justin: Kushikatsu- Kushiage w/ Katsu sauce & chopped cabbage
Rocco: Arancini w/ white & black truffle & tomato sauce
C-O- Justin (Planned Parenthood)

SPUN BY ANTONIA: WYW (EIGHT)
SPUN BY ROCCO: FFF

Rocco: Grilled scallops w/ pomme puree & a crustaces sauce
Antonia: Sauteed shrimp & grits w/ potatoes & corn succotash
Alex: Vol-Au-Vent stuffed w/ lobster & mushrooms in cream sauce
C-O- Antonia (Beit T’Shuvah)

SPUN BY ALEX: ABC (C)
SPUN BY ROCCO: RLS (marshmallow fluff)

Rocco: Crispy chicken thigh w/ chard in a coconut cashew cream w/ caper vinaigrette & cilantro
Alex: Chicken breast w/ carrot vinaigrette & braised cabbage & cilantro vinaigrette
ROCCO WON THIS TOURNEY ($5K went to Lower Eastside Girls’ Club & $40K was awarded to HealthCorps)

“Guy’s Grocery Games” 9/10/17

J: Carl, Aarti & Troy

Cart Wars (they picked from carts scattered around the store & the two ingredients that were in their selected cart had to be used that rd.; Antonia received a :30 head start because she won the first challenge last wk.)
Justin (watermelon & tapioca pudding): Darwin burger w/ pickled watermelon, tapioca cheese sauce & lamb fat fries
Antonia (cheese puffs & tapioca pudding): Cheese puff & blue cheese-stuffed burger w/ tapioca special sauce & onion/potato fries
Rocco (long beans & tapioca pudding): Three-meat burger stuffed w/ long beans, tapioca special sauce & fries
Alex (marshmallow cereal & tapioca pudding): Beef/pork burger w/ sweet ‘n sour marshmallow ketchup, tapioca special sauce & fries
Brian (tuna jerky & tapioca pudding): Ahi tuna burger w/ spicy tapioca mayo & root vegetable fries
W- Alex

Three-Min. Shop:
Antonia: Fondue
Rocco: Mac ‘n cheese w/ fried leeks
Brian: Mac ‘n cheese w/ prosciutto & pear salad
Justin: Grilled cheese w/ prosciutto & blackberry-pepper compote
C-O- Brian (Surfers Healing)

“Guy’s Grocery Games” 9/3/17

J: Troy, Aarti & Aaron

GL: Cocktail wieners, something from Aisle #6 & something for $1.99

Breakfast:
Alex: Fried eggs w/ bacon, cocktail wieners & cornbread
Brian: Duck confit Eggs Benedict
W- ALEX

Lunch:
Marcel: Tuna tartare pizza
Justin: Ramen w/ crunchy rice cakes
W- JUSTIN

Dinner:
Antonia: Seafood Fra Diavolo
Rocco: Mixed grill w/ seafood, beef & pork
W- ANTONIA

FTD: Tiramisu
Rocco: Lobster a la vanille
Marcel: Filet Mignon w/ espresso demi, potatoes & artichokes
Brian: Surf & turf
C-O- Marcel (Susan G. Komen; Rocco threw in an extra $1K)

“Guy’s Grocery Games” 8/27/17

J: Troy, Aarti & Eric

BB: $36.01
Marcel: Papas & chorizo taco & shrimp taco w/ jicama mango salsa
Tregaye: Halibut taco w/ corn salsa, jicama cabbage slaw & rice & beans
Rocco: Pork tacos w/ salsa verde & refried beans
Justin: Papas & chorizo tacos & birria tacos
Antonia: Skirt steak taco w/ cabbage salad & black beans
Brian: Gochujang chicken thigh tacos w/ apple jicama slaw
Alex: Grilled shrimp & zucchini taco w/ black bean puree & red cabbage slaw

Elimination Rd.: The bottom three chefs had to shop using the remainder of their budgets.
Rocco ($14.23): Chocolate hazelnut granola puff pastry pie
Antonia (the ladies had a combined budget of $18.15): Deep-fried peanut butter w/ banana & marshmallow fluff sandwich
Tregaye: Deep-fried PB&J French toast sandwich- C-O (Playing the Game, Inc.)

“Guy’s Grocery Games” 8/20/17

COMPETING:
Marcel Vigneron
Brian Malarkey
Elizabeth Falkner
Tregaye
Rocco DiSpirito
Justin Warner
Antonia
Alex G.
J: Troy, Aarti & Carl

EL: FOUR
Alex: Eggplant Parmesan
Brian: Seared tuna w/ pesto, basil salad & lemon vinaigrette
Antonia: Cacio e Pepe w/ asparagus pecorino cream
Justin: Cioppino
Elizabeth: Toasted Fregola pasta
Rocco: Risotto w/ black truffle
Tregaye: Salmon meatballs over linguine w/ olive marinara
Marcel: Lamb Scottadita

OIPA:
Tregaye: Fried lobster tail & sauteed shrimp w/ corn & roasted pepper succotash
Elizabeth: Grilled lobster tail w/ pandan buerre blacn & poached coconut curry lobster
L- Elizabeth (New York Road Runners/Team for Kids)