MOST COMMON AND FRUSTRATING MISTAKES MADE ON "TOP CHEF"
I've watched these people make the same mistakes for years. I can barely make pasta and I know not to do these things. Guys!!!
- •Improper seasoningSeasoned + unseasoned does not equal seasoned!!
- •Not cutting your components all the same sizeWhy do we cut our components the same size? SO THEY COOK EVENLY
- •RisottoEvery time someone makes a risotto a part of me dies, it never turns out well!!!
- •DessertsSo many chefs' Achilles heels
- •Using store bought items you could have made from scratchIt's Top Chef not top frozen waffles!!
- •Talking back to the judgesTom Colicchio doesn't want to hear it!!!
- •"I've never made this before but I think it's gonna work"Famous last words
- •"Usually this takes X amount of time but I'm gonna try and do it in a way shorter amount of time, hopefully it works"Seriously guys, you just can't make short ribs in 25 minutes, YOU CAN'T