Premise: Based upon the format of the original Japanese version of ``Iron Chef,'' the series features a Kitchen Stadium filled with culinary equipment. At the beginning of the episode, an outside challenger chooses one of Kitchen Stadium's resident chefs to compete against. Then the host unveils a ``secret ingredient,'' which the competing chefs must incorporate into each dish they create.
S12, E05 (First Aired: Dec. 14, 2013)
Bobby Flay and Jose Garces take on Masaharu Morimoto and Geoffrey Zakarian in a frozen wonderland battle; judges are Anthony Anderson, Alfred Portale and Karine Bakhoum.
S11, E06 (First Aired: Jan. 20, 2013)
Iron Chef America Marc Forgione takes on Iron Chef Thailand Ian Kittichai.