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Mandolin V. Jimmy V's

Battle Texas Pete Cha! & Mona Lisa Chocolate

Chef Sean Fowler, Mandolin
v.
Chef Steve Zanini, Jimmy V's Steakhouse & Tavern

 Read the official recap, compliments of our official Fire in the Triangle bloggers at WRAL's Out and About

COURSE 1
Pan-Seared Scallop, Texas Pete® Cha!-Gingered Corn, Mona Lisa White Chocolate NC Sweet Potato Purée, White Chocolate Scallop Noodle, Cha! Brown Butter
Chef Steve Zanini
Voter Score: 30.124
Pro Score: 25.667
Weighted Score: 28.787

 

COURSE 2
Roasted Heritage Farms Cheshire Pork Tenderloin, Texas Pete® Cha! Mole, Stone Ground Old Mill of Guilford Grits, Wilted Swiss Chard
Chef Sean Fowler
Voter Score: 27.585
Pro Score: 23.000
Weighted Score: 26.210

 

COURSE 3
Pan-Seared Maple Leaf Farms Duck Breast, Texas Pete® Cha!Wine Sweet & Sour, Mona Lisa Dark Chocolate Forbidden Rice, Grilled Scallions
Chef Sean Fowler
Voter Score: 22.476
Pro Score:  22.333

Weighted Score: 22.433

 

COURSE 4
Texas Pete® Cha! Peppercorn Seared Elk Loin, Heritage Farms Cheshire Pork and Elk Sausage, Himalayan Red Rice, Yellow Beet Purée, Shiitake & Mona Lisa Dark Chocolate Demi-Glace
Chef Steve Zanini
Voter Score: 29.488
Pro Score: 29.333
Weighted Score: 29.442

 

COURSE 5
Brown Butter and Mona Lisa Chocolate Marble Cake, White Chocolate and Sweet Corn Ice Cream, Texas Pete® Cha! Fudge Sauce, Big Boss Angry Angel Macerated Blueberries, Roasted Peanut & Oreo Bark
Chef Steve Zanini
Voter Score: 31.273
Pro Score: 26.000
Weighted Score: 29.691

 

COURSE 6
Mona Lisa Chocolate Tart, White Chocolate Passion Fruit Mascarpone, Blood Orange and Pine Nut Brittle
Chef Sean Fowler
Voter Score: 27.438
Pro Score: 21.000
Weighted Score: 25.507

 

Contestant

 

Adj Voter Score

Pros Avg Score

Adj Final Weighted Score

Chef Steve Zanini, Jimmy V's Steak House & Tavern

 

30.303

27.000

29.31179487

Chef Sean Fowler, Mandolin

 

25.836

22.111

24.71882146