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May. 15, 2006
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30 min.
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Take Home Chef

You might meet Chef Curtis Stone the next time you are shopping in the supermarket. Because he approaches ordinary people in their grocery store to find out what's for dinner and offers his help in transforming their regular meals into something extraordinary. If the offer is accepted, Stone heads on over to their home with cameras in tow.


Take Home Chef Season 1 (2006-2007)

1x01 1 1x01 Megan
Creamy mussel soup; lobster with an herb-butter sauce; spicy chocolate soup with red pepper and marshmallows.
May. 15, 2006
1x02 1 1x02 Jill B
Curtis gets a mixed review when he cooks for a nutritionist.
May. 15, 2006
1x03 1 1x03 Patrisha
A young woman gets help from Chef Stone to make dinner for her boyfriend.
May. 16, 2006
1x04 1 1x04 Kathryn
A woman plans to surprise some friends and her husband with help from Chef Stone.
May. 16, 2006
1x05 1 1x05 Lara
A woman gets help to make a birthday dinner for a friend.
May. 17, 2006
1x06 1 1x06 Mary
Chef Stone serves up a home-style family dinner.
May. 17, 2006
1x07 1 1x07 Rita
Chef Stone helps a woman plan dinner for her husband.
May. 18, 2006
1x08 1 1x08 Wendy
Chef Curtis treats a woman and her husband to a meal.
May. 18, 2006
1x09 1 1x09 Alicia
Steak and potatoes; ice cream with chocolate sauce.
May. 19, 2006
1x10 1 1x10 Shauna
Curtis whips up a vegetarian meal for a woman and her husband.
May. 22, 2006
1x11 1 1x11 Lisa
Curtis gives a woman some help in the kitchen.
May. 22, 2006
1x12 1 1x12 Edwina
A housewife learns how to prepare a salmon fillet.
May. 23, 2006
1x13 1 1x13 Laurie
Curtis prepares a romantic dinner for a married couple's date night.
May. 23, 2006
1x14 1 1x14 Paige
A mother of five gets help making dinner for her children and husband.
May. 24, 2006
1x15 1 1x15 Nicole
Chef Stone serves up a poolside barbecue for a woman and her husband.
May. 24, 2006
1x16 1 1x16 Natasha
Curtis serves up a fresh halibut tartare, cooked halibut on a bed of greens, and roasted pineapple in rum sauce.
May. 25, 2006
1x17 1 1x17 Michelle C.
A woman's husband comes home to find Curtis there, cooking.
May. 25, 2006
1x18 1 1x18 Michelle
Curtis prepares a birthday dinner for a woman's mother.
May. 26, 2006
1x19 1 1x19 Heather
A surprise meal for a woman's boyfriend; asparagus in raspberry and shallot vinaigrette; roasted yams; grilled pork chops.
May. 26, 2006
1x20 1 1x20 Andrea
Chicken and sweet-corn soup, crispy hoisin duck with mango and sake jelly.
May. 30, 2006
1x21 1 1x21 Julia
A birthday dinner: roast beef with mustard rub, Yorkshire pudding and a chocolate cake topped with white-chocolate mousse.
May. 30, 2006
1x22 1 1x22 Kaye
Chef Stone helps a young woman make a Greek feast for her boyfriend.
May. 31, 2006
1x23 1 1x23 Deanna
Grilled corn with butter and cheese spread; fava beans; barbecued lamb in rosemary, garlic and honey.
Jun. 01, 2006
1x24 1 1x24 Jackie
Raw and fried oysters; steamed mussels and red snapper in coconut sauce; fried bananas and almond brittle.
Jun. 02, 2006
1x25 1 1x25 Yvette
A husband returns early and surprises Curtis.
Jun. 08, 2006
1x26 1 1x26 Carolyn
Dungeness crab salad; Dover sole fillets with blood-orange crust on a bed of spinach.
Jun. 16, 2006
1x27 1 1x27 Heather V.
Chef Stone prepares a romantic, candlelit dinner for a couple's anniversary.
Jun. 16, 2006
1x28 1 1x28 Nancy
Homemade tortilla chips with guacamole dip; shrimp-and-tomatillo dip; porterhouse steaks; Pavlova.
Jun. 23, 2006
1x29 1 1x29 Marah
Alaskan black cod and stir-fry; chocolate cream and fresh raspberries for dessert.
Jun. 23, 2006
1x30 1 1x30 Shira
Sangria; chorizo; cheese-stuffed chilies; marinated shrimp; stuffed artichokes; lamb cutlets.
Jun. 30, 2006
1x31 1 1x31 Jill
A salad of roasted turnips on turnip leaves with feta cheese; coq au vin; pear fritters and pear sorbet for dessert.
Jun. 30, 2006
1x32 1 1x32 Jonathan
Cajun chicken; spicy mashed potatoes; chocolate souffle.
Jul. 07, 2006
1x33 1 1x33 Valerie
Grilled swordfish; chocolate mousse.
Jul. 07, 2006
1x34 1 1x34 Jeanette
Spicy fried-cheese salad; buffalo rib-eye steaks with a spicy green-pepper sauce; fried baby bananas with a spicy cream topping.
Jul. 14, 2006
1x35 1 1x35 Anastasia
Fillet mignon with red wine and mushroom sauce on a bed of sauteed spinach; strawberries flambe.
Jul. 14, 2006
1x36 1 1x36 Nickella
Lamb and vegetable curry; peanut-butter ice cream on fried plantains.
Jul. 21, 2006
1x37 1 1x37 Jessica
Chicken in prosciutto and herbs; silky tiramisu.
Jul. 21, 2006
1x38 1 1x38 Eva
Celery root and potato gratin; cooked string beans; meatloaf with a mushroom-and-red-wine sauce; poached pears with vanilla ice cream.
Jul. 28, 2006
1x39 1 1x39 Heather M
Braised yellowtail snapper; a rich creme caramel.
Aug. 01, 2006
1x40 1 1x40 Monica
Southeast-Asian curry with jumbo shrimp and scallops; strawberries poached in champagne.
Aug. 04, 2006
1x41 1 1x41 Hilary
Duck; watermelon; monkfish on creamy garlic potatoes.
Aug. 04, 2006
1x42 1 1x42 Renee S
Shrimp curry with ginger and garlic; crepes with strawberries and chocolate sauce.
Aug. 11, 2006
1x43 1 1x43 Ellice
Deep-fried calamari on a bed of lettuce; chorizo with potato medallions; homemade chocolates with nuts.
Aug. 11, 2006
1x44 1 1x44 Linda
Seafood pizza with scallops, shrimp, calamari, zucchini and mozzarella; prosciutto pizza with mushrooms and mozzarella.
Aug. 18, 2006
1x45 1 1x45 Jill D.
Eggplant fritters with mozzarella and basil; wild-mushroom risotto; strawberries with English cream.
Aug. 18, 2006
1x46 1 1x46 Chris
Steak tartare with homemade potato chips and a baby-vegetable salad; crepes suzette with vanilla ice cream.
Sep. 01, 2006
1x47 1 1x47 Elena
Black cod in zucchini; potatoes and rosemary with olive oil; peach Melba.
Sep. 01, 2006
1x48 1 1x48 Ava
Gourmet burger; vanilla panna cotta.
Sep. 15, 2006
1x49 1 1x49 Britani
A salad of romaine lettuce with Parmesan crisps, poached egg and a creamy garlic dressing; four-cheese fondue of vegetables and bread; summer fruit and a creamy chocolate fondue.
Sep. 15, 2006
1x50 1 1x50 Morgan
Curtis offers his cooking skills to Morgan, whose boyfriend happens to be a chef.
Sep. 15, 2006
1x51 1 1x51 Gina
Spicy kosher Indian feast; oven-roasted shoulder of lamb; okra bhaji and rice.
Sep. 22, 2006
1x52 1 1x52 Maryn
Curtis serves onion bhaji, tandoori Cornish game hens and shrimp.
Sep. 22, 2006
1x53 1 1x53 Anjali
Tuna tenderloin; Dungeness crab and mango salad.
Sep. 29, 2006
1x54 1 1x54 Desi
Crab and vegetable spring-rolls; pad thai noodles.
Sep. 29, 2006
1x55 1 1x55 Tara S.
Portobello mushrooms with ricotta cheese; a New York steak with a pepper crust.
Oct. 06, 2006
1x56 1 1x56 Valerie T.
Spicy gazpacho soup with shrimp; seared ahi tuna crusted with sesame seeds.
Oct. 10, 2006
1x57 1 1x57 Kristi
Yellowtail and tuna sashimi with a sesame crust; black cod with miso sauce; green-tea ice cream.
Oct. 10, 2006
1x58 1 1x58 Terah
Curtis prepares a quail dinner and a dessert of white-chocolate-sauce-covered berries.
Oct. 11, 2006
1x59 1 1x59 Layla
Seafood paella and caramelized mangoes in a coconut basket with coconut ice cream.
Oct. 11, 2006
1x60 1 1x60 Adrianna
Serrano ham-and-cheese plate; veal pot-roast; patatas bravas.
Oct. 12, 2006
1x61 1 1x61 Karin
Zucchini with ricotta and tomato sauce; linguini with shrimp and pesto sauce; fresh berries in a raspberry sauce.
Oct. 12, 2006
1x62 1 1x62 Barbie
Fettuccine with spicy Italian sausage and asparagus; fettuccine with swordfish and zucchini.
Oct. 13, 2006
1x63 1 1x63 Ava
Gourmet burger; vanilla panna cotta.
Oct. 13, 2006
1x64 1 1x64 Emma
Sauteed foie-gras with crispy potatoes and caramelized apples; pot-au-feu of lobster, scallops, foie gras and white truffles.
Oct. 13, 2006
1x65 1 1x65 Meritt
Pan-fried mahi-mahi; banoffee pie.
Oct. 13, 2006
1x66 1 1x66 Ubah
Cannelloni; iced raspberry souffle.
Oct. 16, 2006
1x67 1 1x67 Cindy
Beef stir-fry; filet mignon; lemon-curd tart.
Oct. 17, 2006
1x68 1 1x68 Marta
Son-in-law eggs; lobster tail with red curry.
Oct. 18, 2006
1x69 1 1x69 Sonja
Heirloom-tomato and buffalo-mozzarella salad; ravioli with a brown butter-and-sage sauce.
Oct. 19, 2006
1x70 1 1x70 Nicole N.
Steamed orange roughy with noodles and stir-fry; baked pears with maple syrup, dried fruit and nuts.
Oct. 20, 2006
1x71 1 1x71 Heidi
Orange chicken; stir-fried rice; tempura strawberries.
Oct. 20, 2006
1x72 1 1x72 Jeannie & Meg
Pan-fried Scandinavian cheese on crostini; roasted pork loin.
Oct. 20, 2006
1x73 1 1x73 Heather B.
Roasted rack of lamb; mint-chocolate soup.
Oct. 26, 2006
1x74 1 1x74 Debra
Risottos; classic Italian soup of borlotti beans and summer vegetables.
Oct. 27, 2006
1x75 1 1x75 Barbara
Grilled rib-eye steak; crispy potatoes; chocolate-covered mango and vanilla ice-cream bombe.
Oct. 27, 2006
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