Four previously defeated competitors return to prove they aren't losers; challenges include a tough cut of meat and a pungent English condiment; twenty minute time limit.
The chefs lose confidence during the appetizer round; creativity is brought out in the entree round with mystery ingredients including coconut.
Four women compete for the title of Chopped Champion; kabocha and sardines in appetizer round; trouble in the Entree round with cooking the meat thoroughly.
The first four previous winners arrive and compete; Rocky Mountain oysters for appetizers proves to be a challenge.
Four returning champs compete with record speed and confidence; catfish appetizer.
Sweetbreads in the appetizer round may prove to be not so sweet; chicken in the entree round with a hidden secret ingredient.
One spot is left with four more returning champs to compete to get a place in the Grand Finale; something fishy and fishy during appetizer round.
Four repeat winners compete for the biggest cash prize in Chopped history; over-sized sea creature and scoop-shop treat in the appetizer round.
One competitor spills beer in his cooking area during appetizer round; a grain by an ancient civilization in the entree round.
The chefs are given 20 minutes to cook octopus; meat and potatoes in the entree round.
The mystery baskets are filled with treats for the remaining four competitors; daunting piece of meat in the appetizer round; a scare in the entree round.
Chefs create a Thanksgiving-inspired meal; a cheese spread in the mystery basket; bitter vegetable in the entree round.