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“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 […]

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“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 […]

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“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 […]

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“Nailed It!” Holiday Spinoff “Sleighed It!”: One Looks Promising – The Other, Like “Rave Gandalf” Trippin’ on Acid [REVIEW]

Netflix‘s Nailed It! host/comedian Nicole Byer and co-host Jacques Torres invite Ashley Tisdale and Brent Morin from Merry Happy Whatever to compete in Sleighed It!, a new online holiday spinoff original where stars from the streaming service showcase their baking disasters in the Nailed It! kitchen. A hilarious undertaking which resembles a DIY demolition more […]



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“Halloween Wars” Episode 5 “Scary Tales II” Had Us Wishing for “Stranger Things” Than What Was Served Up [SPOILER REVIEW]

The season finale of Food Network‘s Halloween Wars “Scary Tales II” had great concepts but struggled in execution – especially in the first round. Both “Small Scare” and “Spine Chiller” forced the contestants to think outside the box and they really (theoretically) got into the Halloween spirit.  In reality, some of the ideas didn’t translate […]


“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 […]





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“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 […]

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‘Nailed It!’ Season 3: Netflix’s Kitchen Crime Scene Series Returns for Another Baked Goods Beatdown [SPOILER REVIEW]

Comedian Nicole Byer and co-host/chef Jacques Torres are back with a third season of Netflix‘s Nailed It!, and let’s face it: if you watched the previous two+ seasons, there is absolutely no expectation for the masterpiece baking creations to look great. Instead, this season delivered cakes that resembled reproductive organs, missing limbs, osteoporosis, and headless […]

‘Nailed It!’ Season 3: This Black Panther Cake Has No Respect for Wakanda [PREVIEW]

That’s right, disaster food fans! Hosts Nicole Byer and Jacques Torres return for a third season of Netflix‘s Nailed It! – overseeing a new line-up of would-be bakers with terrible track records who compete to be “The Best of the Worst” – and a $10,000 grand prize. Part competition and part hot mess, the third season features guest judge […]