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The winner received a bottle of Argentine wine from guest judge Maria Frumkin.Quickfire Challenge: The contestants were challenged to the culinary equivalent of a spelling bee, and had to identify foods by either taste or appearance. Elimination Challenge: The contestants were randomly paired up to create Bertolli-inspired Mediterranean entrées that would be frozen overnight. This might change your opinion about Elia because she suffers from entitlement issues(she's all sour grapes because she won't be adding a Top Chef certificate to her wall of achievements).I had a problem with Marcel's use of chemicals, it did not seem right to me.Quickfire Challenge: The chefs had to "catch and cook" a shellfish dish in 30 minutes after using nets to retrieve scallops, crawfish, and conch out of a fish tank. Elimination Challenge: The chefs were asked to update traditional "family favorites", such as tuna casserole, stuffed cabbage, and chicken and dumplings, by creating a healthier, more modern version with reduced cholesterol for members of an Elks club.The winner received three books from guest judge, chef Alfred Portale, and an invitation to spend a week at the Gotham Bar and Grill working with Portale and his staff.