Top Chef Canada Season 2
S02 E01Mar 12, 2012
Getting To Know You Mar 12, 2012 In the series debut, viewers meet the 16 chefs who will compete for the title of Canada’s Top Chef.
S02 E02Mar 19, 2012
Cheese, Glorious Cheese Mar 19, 2012 In the high stakes Quickfire Challenge, the chefs must create an inspired breakfast dish using 100% cow’s milk cheese from the Dairy Farmers of Canada. For the Elimination Challenge, the chefs host an art gallery cocktail party where they serve hors d’oeuvres that use cheese to paint a picture of their teammate.
S02 E03Mar 26, 2012
From Russia with Vodka Mar 26, 2012 The remaining chefs compete in the classic Top Chef Blindfold Taste Test for the Quickfire Challenge. Later, the chefs divide into teams to create a traditional Russian Zakusky – tapas style meal – using pure filtered vodka.
S02 E04Apr 2, 2012
Food From Around the World Apr 2, 2012 With a focus on food from around the world, the chefs must create their own unique salad for the Quickfire Challenge this week. For their Elimination Challenge, the chefs are dispatched to different ethnic neighbourhoods to purchase their ingredients. Using those ingredients, they must create a hot and a cold dish that is inspired by different world cuisines.
S02 E05Apr 9, 2012
Pork to the People Apr 9, 2012 For the Quickfire Challenge, the chefs must properly butcher a whole pig. In the Elimination Challenge, the chefs use the same pork they butchered to create dishes at George Brown Chef’s School for a cocktail party in support of Food Banks of Canada. Senior students from the Chef’s School at George Brown lend a helping hand.
S02 E06Apr 16, 2012
The French Feast Apr 16, 2012 The contestants put their own spin on poutine. Later, they take on classic French cuisine.
S02 E07Apr 23, 2012
Life's Little Milestones Apr 23, 2012 The chefs must use All-Bran cereal in dishes for the Quickfire Challenge. Then they prepare a romantic meal for couples celebrating a special anniversary.
S02 E08Apr 30, 2012
Restaurant Wars Apr 30, 2012 In this episode, the competitors compete in the signature Top Chef challenge, Restaurant Wars. Special guest, David Adjey, sits at the judges' table.
S02 E09May 7, 2012
The Numbers Game May 7, 2012 The chefs must create an amazing dish using a specific number of President's Choice™ signature products.
S02 E10May 14, 2012
A Day in the Life of Canadian Food May 14, 2012 The chefs must choose a distinct region of Canada and create a day's worth of meals from their chosen region.
S02 E11May 21, 2012
Surf and Turf May 21, 2012 In this episode, the chefs are challenged to take haute cuisine to the street. For the Quickfire Challenge, they create two distinctive dishes with international flair that can be served from a street cart in Toronto's Nathan Phillips Square. In their Elimination Challenge, they choose from a selection of seafood to create three distinct dishes in a very short period of time.
S02 E12May 28, 2012
Chef McEwan's Favourite Things May 28, 2012 The chefs must create a special family style meal for Mark and some very close friends.
S02 E13Jun 4, 2012
Finale Jun 4, 2012 The chefs are first challenged to create a BBQ-themed meal, followed by a 3-course menu of their own design.