Worst Cooks in America

12 to 16 contestants with poor cooking skills are taken through an eight-week culinary boot camp, to earn a cash prize of $25,000. The recruits are trained on the various basic cooking techniques including: baking, knife skills, temperature, seasoning and preparation. The final challenge is to cook a restaurant quality three-course meal for three food critics.

TitleWorst Cooks in America
First Air DateJanuary 3rd, 2010
Last Air DateJanuary 19th, 2020
NetworkFood Network
Production CompanyOptomen Productions
Number of Seasons18 Seasons
Number of Episodes136 Episodes
Plot Keywordscompetition, cooking, culinary arts, unskilled
Anne Burrell
Anne Burrell
Herself - Host
Alton Brown
Alton Brown
Himself - Host
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