Next Food Network Star

Virgil on December 10, 2010

These days, about the only TV I watch is food oriented shows and a few other things like Masterpiece Mysteries and Premier League football (Go Liverpool!). For me, this was a somewhat late development, as I have never, and am still not, one to watch the how-to-cook shows like Emeril and Rachael Ray. What got […]

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Virgil on June 28, 2010

The first challenge is with Peppers. Bobby Flay instructs the finalists to each pick a pepper in a mass dash to the table. This wasn’t necessary, but they get a pepper dish from . This should be interesting. again Once Gina D is in there unnecessarily (man, I’m never getting on NFNS, am I?). Those […]

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Virgil on June 21, 2010

OK, I like Guy Fieri, so the first challenge is a movie genre inspired dish that the contestants have to first cook, then present on camera. Not a bad challenge, but we saw their cooking for only a minute or so, way too slow and, once again, we have a segment that went way too […]

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Virgil on June 14, 2010

Wow, 20 minutes into episode 2 and I really don’t care for any of the contestants or the challenges they are being given. What a change from last year and incredibly disappointing. So, what is the problem? If it stays like this, I will stop watching. Could be that Food Network did a terrible job […]

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Virgil on June 8, 2010

I was eagerly awaiting the premiere of the show, I actually applied for it once. I thought last year’s show was really good, with a great lineup of finalists. I was so happy that backstabbing Debbie finally got cut and was torn between Melissa and Jeffery. Jeffery was more my style, but Melissa was the […]

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Virgil on June 6, 2010

I am eagerly awaiting this evening’s premiere of Food Network’s The Next Food Network Star. I actually applied for the show a couple years ago, but my video sucked and I would have been outclassed in any case. I will be boring you to death with my commentary

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