Padma & Tom are declaring that the show is going "back to basics" with Season 10:Top Chef: Seattle, the tenth season of the Emmy and James Beard Award-winning series, premieres on Wednesday, November 7th at 10/9c. Famed chef and restaurant mogul Wolfgang Puck joins as a judge this season, alongside Tom Colicchio, Gail Simmons, Hugh Acheson, and Emeril Lagasse, with Padma Lakshmi returning as host, as 21 cheftestants compete for the “Top Chef” crown.
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That will be a welcome change after the circus atmosphere of Top Chef: Texas. But I hope they keep one thing from last year: Last Chance Kitchen. No word yet if they will. The Season 10 cast should be announced in the next couple of weeks.
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