Top Chef 10

  • Top Chef: terrific winner; terrible, suspense-free finale; weak season

  • Bravo’s shows mocked by SNL; Top Chef’s product placement mocked by The Onion

  • Top Chef judges’ credibility-destroying decision wasn’t unanimous

  • Top Chef promises “back to the basics” for Seattle season, which Wolfgang Puck will judge

  • Top Chef appears to be in Seattle for season 10

  • Seattle may host Top Chef, if the city pays enough ($200-300K)

  • Top Chef gets a 10th season to hopefully find its way out of its formulaic rut; Kitchen Nightmares renewed