Food Network

FOOD TELEVISION – Friday 12 February, 9.30pm

Food Network Challenge follows forty three grill teams from all over the southeast United States who have come to Magnolia, Ark., to prove that they have the chops to take top prize at the annual World Championship Steak Cook-off. $2500 is at stake, but it’s the bragging rights that competitors are really vying for. Each team wants to say they came, they grilled, and they cooked the number one rib eye around.

FOOD TELEVISION – Wednesday 23 December, 8.30pm

Get a glimpse of America’s culinary future, as the nation’s top teen chefs compete for a full scholarship at the 16th annual Johnson & Wales recipe contest. Competitors create either a healthy dinner or healthy dessert. One student in each category will take the top prize, worth nearly $80,000.

FOOD TELEVISION – Wednesday 9 December, 8.30pm

Four world champion pizza acrobats battle it out at Mall of America, attempting to toss, roll and spin their way into the Guinness Book of World Records. A fourth competition tests their pizza-making skills, as they each have 10 minutes to put together a gourmet pizza using none of America’s top 10 ingredients. $10,000 goes to the pizziola with the most points at the end of the day.

FOOD TELEVISION – Wednesday 2 December, 7.30pm

Join your favourite Food Network super stars, Bobby Flay, Giada De Laurentiis, the Neelys, Sunny Anderson, Guy Fieri and Alton Brown as they get together in full force to share fabulous festive recipes and Christmas cheer! The stars team up to create dishes which are their personal favourites at this special time of year and share all-star tips and special ingredients designed to inform you and get you geared up and ready for casual holiday entertaining! Discover the superstition behind Sunny’s Money Salad, the tradition behind Alton’s Christmas Soup and prepare to have your appetite tempted with delicious and mouth-watering Christmas fare such as Sweet Potatoes with Marshmallows, Ribs with Balsamic Glaze, and Spiced Roast Pork. These stars bring their own expertise and skill to the table and with their combined effort have enough tantalising recipes to help you prepare a delectable holiday feast this Christmas!