Worst Cooks in America
Worst Cooks in America


Food,Special Interest,Western

First Aired

Jan 03, 2010


Worst Cooks in America


Network: Food Network

Status: Continuing


Worst Cooks in America is a reality competition show on the Food Network. The show takes 12 to 16 contestants (referred to as "recruits") with poor cooking skills through an eight-week culinary boot camp, to earn a cash prize of $25,000. 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.


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Into the Fire

Episode 1

In the series premiere, 24 terrible home cooks arrive in... Read more

Looking Good

Episode 2

The recruits learn five fundamental knife skills at the Arirang... Read more

Feelin' the Flavor

Episode 3

The importance of flavor is emphasized when the recruits learn... Read more


Episode 4

The recruits learn how to make fresh pasta. Then they... Read more

Are You Ready

Episode 5

The final four recruits learn to cook a complicated dessert... Read more

Final Test

Episode 6

Season 1 comes to a close as the final two... Read more

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