BRAVO'S HIT 'TOP CHEF 3 MIAMI' RETURNS WITH COCKTAILS AND A SOPHISTICATED PALATE WED, JULY 11 AT 10:00 P.M. ET/PT
Grab Your Cell Phone For Exclusive Mobisode Featuring Guest Judge Jamie Walker And Log-On To www.BravoTV.com For The "Chopping Block" Game
NEW YORK � July 9, 2007 � In the spirited fourth round of Bravo's "Top Chef 3 Miami," the surviving 12 chef'testants' must create an appetizer that pairs well with a popular mixed drink with the help of guest judge and mixologist Jamie Walker, Global Ambassador to Bombay Sapphire Gin (Wed, July 11 at 10-11:00 p.m. ET/PT). In a pressure-ridden elimination challenge, guest judge Barton G. Weiss, owner of Barton G. Enterprises and restaurant owner, joins the dinner table along with members of Chaine des Rotisseurs, one of the most prestigious culinary food groups in the world, to critique the chefs' prized dishes. The remaining contenders must impress this season's judges' table - Padma Lakshmi, cookbook author, actress and host; Tom Colicchio, celebrated culinary figure and co-founder of Craft Restaurants; judge Gail Simmons of Food & Wine; and "Queer Eye's" culinary expert Ted Allen. Photography is available on NBC Universal Media Village, www.nbcumv.com.
In Bravo New Media this week, catch an exclusive mobisode featuring guest judge Walker and his theory that bartending is like a night at the theater. Hungry fans can feast on current "Top Chef 3 Miami" contestant content, including Brian's personal photos from his trip to Italy and exclusive recipes from Howie and CJ.
Munch on www.BravoTV.com's food portal with the new "Chopping Block" game, which invites users to vote on the contestants they feel will be the next to pack up their knives and go, and weigh in on who they think will win the coveted title of "Top Chef." And, prepare dinner tonight with the help of "Bravo Recipe Finder," which allows users to collect hundreds of recipes, including those they've seen on "Top Chef 3 Miami."