May 9th, 2010

Food

Iron Chef UK

Mildly surprised not to have seen any posts about this yet on the flist.

In case you don't know, It's like thisCollapse )

And it's barking. It really is. Olly really gets his teeth into the jingoistic, gung-ho macho battle talk, and you really, really have to just go with it. Watching Brits make with the smack-talk is usually cringeworthy, and the challengers and Iron Chefs seemed to be on the border between embarrassed and just-about-coping, but a couple of weeks in, and the Iron Chefs are getting into the silliness of it all.

The Iron Chefs, in case you're wondering, are Tom Aikens, Martin Blunos, Sanjay Dwivedi and Judy Joo.