baking







nailed it

"Nailed It!" Host Nicole Byer Stepped Into the Kitchen and "Sleighed It!" [REVIEW]

This week on the holiday spinoff Sleighed It!, Netflix's Nailed It! host-comedian Nicole Byer partners up with Sugar Rush Christmas host Hunter March to go against world renowned pastry chef Adriano Zumbo. Finally, we get to see Nicole get in the kitchen, just how much has co-host Jacques Torres taught her? Apparently, a lot… "Sleighed It!" Episode […]

nailed it

"Nailed It!" Holiday Spinoff "Sleighed It!": Kiernan Shipka & "Let It Snow" Cast's Gingerbread House Should Be Condemned [REVIEW]

This week on a disastrous, hedonistic new episode of online holiday spinoff Sleighed It!, Netflix's Nailed It! host-comedian Nicole Byer and co-host Jacques Torres invited Let It Snow stars Kiernan Shipka, Isabela Merced, and Jacob Batalon to obliterate the Nailed It! kitchen and give the judges their "best" gingerbread waffle houses. Don't believe me? Check it out for yourselves […]

ultimate thanksgiving challenge

"Ultimate Thanksgiving Challenge" Episode 4 "$25,000 Thanksgiving" Vibes with South Creole Flavor [SPOILER REVIEW]

The final episode of Food Network's Ultimate Thanksgiving Challenge had the remaining three contestants expressing touching moments of inspiration and creating intricately beautiful meals to represent their family Thanksgiving.  Host Giada De Laurentiis tasked them to use squash as their muse and all three created meals that made my mouth water. Judges Alex Guarnaschelli, Carla […]





freakshow cakes

"Freakshow Cakes" Ends "En Fuego" with Season Wrap-Up "Flame Show" [SPOILER REVIEW]

This week's edition of Cooking Channel's Freakshow Cakes was inspired a sizzling fire eater, with contestants charged to create their best "Flame Show" sculpture with a tasty "kissed by the heat" treat. They went all-out, with spinning displays and sparklers. I will say, I was hoping that a blow torch would somehow be incorporated into […]

"Halloween Baking Championship" Episode 5 "Gravely Delicious Desserts": Where's the "Halloween" in Their "Baking"? [SPOILER REVIEW]

This week's episode of Food Network's Halloween Baking Championship offered up one of my favorite themes, Grave Robbing. "Gravely Delicious Desserts" had the contestants digging through dirt for… vegetables?  Not exactly where I thought that was going: limbs, insects possibly, but not carrots, fennel, beats and sweet potatoes.  Were they grave robbing or digging in […]





nailed it

"Nailed It!" Lets James Corden's Staff Show Him How They REALLY See Him [VIDEO]

Netflix's Nailed It host Nicole Byer took a break from her partner-in-bad-baking-judging chef Jacques Torres to make a guest appearance on The Late Late Show with James Corden earlier this week to recreate the catastrophe-fueled baking competition where three amateur bakers compete to replicate masterpieces and well… let's just say the show's title is meant […]