From a media release:
Food Network CanadaÂ today announced premiere dates for season three of its hit, high-stakes culinary competition series,Â Chopped Canada. Season three kicks off with its new host,Â Brad Smith, and the world premiere ofÂ Chopped Canada Teen TournamentÂ Â (5×60) onÂ Saturday, November 28 at 9 pm ET/PT.Â Chopped Canadaâ€™s third season continues with all-new regular episodes premieringÂ January 9 at 9pm ET/PT.
Chopped Canada Teen TournamentÂ Â pits 16 of Canadaâ€™s best teen chefs against each other, battling it out for a chance to win $20,000 in this five-part special.Â In each episode,Â four young chefs face the clock â€“ and each other â€“ puttingÂ their skill and ingenuity to the test in an attempt to turn baskets of mystery ingredients into an extraordinary three-course meal.Â Competitors between the ages of 13 to17 from across Canada square off against each other, with the winner of each episode advancing to the finale. Course by course, the judges decide which teen chefÂ Chopped CanadaÂ host Brad Smith will “chop” from the competition until only one remains.Â The last competitor standing collects the grand prize and will be crowned the first-ever Chopped Canada Teen Grand Champion. Competitor assets available atÂ www.ShawMedia.ca/Media.
This season, celebrity chef, author, and television personalityÂ Mark McEwanÂ joinsÂ Lynn Crawford,Â John Higgins,Â Antonio Park,Â Anne Yarymowich,Â Eden Grinshpan,Â Massimo Capra,Â Michael Smith,Â Susur Lee, andÂ Roger MookingÂ at the rotating judgesâ€™ table, critiquing each meal and deciding whichÂ Chopped CanadaÂ contestants will be chopped.
CHOPPED CANADA TEEN TOURNAMENTÂ PART I:Â Dukkah-ing It OutÂ (1×60)
Four young chefs pull out all the stops to impress the judges in the first everÂ Chopped Canada Teen TournamentÂ as they take on the sous vide, a CO2Â canister and the anti-griddle.Â Tensions run high as a kitchen mishap jeopardizes one teenâ€™s chance of making it to the finale.
CHOPPED CANADA TEEN TOURNAMENTÂ PART II:Â Lunchbox LetdownÂ (1×60)
Itâ€™s back to school in the second competition of the Teen Tournament with four teen chefs testing the classic snack favorite, â€œAnts on a Logâ€, in the appetizer round. Things quickly heat up and snap, crackle, and burn in the entrÃ©e round.
Season three ofÂ Chopped CanadaÂ continues with all-new, edge-of-your seat episodes onÂ January 9 at 9PM ET/PT.