Chopped (TV series)

television series

Chopped is a reality-themed cooking competition series that airs on Food Network. Four chefs compete in three rounds or segments on the show: appetizer, entree and dessert. After each round, a chef is eliminated until there is one winner at the end. The winner is given $10,000.[1] In each round, the chefs are given three to five food items that must be in their dish. There is a large pantry and refrigerator that the chefs can use as well. In each round the chefs are given a limited time to complete their dish. The appetizer part lasts twenty minutes. The entree and dessert parts last thirty minutes. Three guest chefs judge each round.

GenreCooking show
StarringTed Allen
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons52
No. of episodes635 + 39 specials
Running time1 hour
Original networkFood Network
Original release2009-01-13
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