Iron Chefs Alex Guarnaschelli and Geoffrey Zakarian battle each other in a tropical dessert challenge that pairs them up with pastry chefs Johnny Iuzzini and Elizabeth Falkner. Judges: Judy Joo; Michael Ruhlman; Sherry Yard.
It's the Chairman's special grill battle, and New York burger master, Chef Victoria Blamey, has a beef with Iron Chef Stephanie Izard. Judges Anthony Anderson and Judy Joo decide which chef makes the grade.
The Chairman pairs Chef Carolynn Spence against Iron Chef Jose Garces in this battle. The secret ingredient in this challenge is crab with many different varieties available. In this challenge the chefs must have their first dishes delivered to the judges, Lesley Suter and Marcel Vigneron, within the first 20 minutes.