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It may have just ended, but we miss Top Chef already. Here are some of our favorite moments.

Kinky chefs and armpit hair: Our favorite Top Chef moments

December 11th, 2009

It may have just ended, but we miss Top Chef already. Here are some of our favorite moments.

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    Jet Tila breaks down this season's "Top Chef: Las Vegas" competitors into the three categories of chefs.

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    Bravo bet on casting brothers on "Top Chef: Las Vegas" and the gamble definitely paid off.

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    A look back at the surprisingly accurate odds after the first week of "Top Chef", and who the lines have winning it all.

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    Being a chef requires a delicate balance of cook, captain, politician, actor, priest and assassin. Jet thinks only one of the final 3 has the ...

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    The beard has its own Facebook page. As it should.

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    We could have cut the competitive tension on last night's finale with a cheese knife. If we had a cheese knife.

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    With the multitude of chef competition shows out there, no one can quite compare with TC. They have even out done themselves this year.

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    The lesson of the Bocuse d'Or: Keep it simple, stupid.

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    That’s what guest judge Nigella Lawson called panna cotta on Wednesday night’s episode of "Top Chef: Las Vegas."

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    Jet Tila talks "Top Chef" evolution, from collecting kitchen burns to culinary nirvana.

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    Watch tonight's episode next to some of the city's finest chefs at the Freakin' Frog.

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    Work up an appetite for twists. "Top Chef: Las Vegas" is bound to finish up with a few surprises.

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    A "Top Chef" watch party makes the competition a tad tastier.

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    Find out why Jet is threatening to punch himself in the face in this week's installment of The Jet Stream.

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    Tempers are flaring. Patience is wearing thin, and the competition is reaching a boiling point. Check out these odds to see which chefs are most ...

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    Move over savory. "Top Chef's" new pastry spin-off series is casting in Las Vegas.

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    Just don't choose the one with the broken butter sauce and undercooked lamb.

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    The key words this week, boys and girls, are “in the weeds". Not the garden variety, in restaurant-speak, being "in the weeds" involves something far ...

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    On tonight's episode of Top Chef: Las Vegas knives will come out, egos will flare and illusions of grandeur will die in a flurry of ...

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  • Music

    Less than a year into its second life, the Bunkhouse Saloon is dead again.

  • BoozeFeaturedWIne

    With an exciting selection, cozy atmosphere, beer and wine on tap and a staff of certifiable geeks, Khoury's has evolved into one of the city's ...

  • Dining News

    Also: SW Steakhouse at Wynn Las Vegas will close Monday for renovations with a scheduled reopening of Aug. 14. During the closure, signature SW Steakhouse ...

  • As We See It

    New York Reuben? Greektown Gyro? This year's finalists are pretty out there.

  • A&E

    For MGM Resorts, the new theater adds versatility and volume to its entertainment options.

  • Dining

    Avocado, arugula and walnut pesto all work in sync within one of these great sandwiches.

  • Dining News

    The great chef will be replaced by Mark LoRusso, who slides over from Botero at Encore.

  • Film

    CineVegas went on hiatus following its 2009 edition.

  • Nightlife

    Mike dances harder than anyone on the floor, taking his hands off the equipment only for a little shimmy or body roll as he flashes ...

  • As We See It

    Introducing Weekly's new columnist, Stacy J. Willis.

  • Weekly Q&A

    “You should care about what’s happening to your neighbor, even if your neighbor doesn’t look like you.”

  • Music

    The Downtown venue's closure left more than 25 scheduled concerts without homes.

  • As We See It

    Vegas recently suffered the loss of some key alternative culture options.

  • Nightlife

    You work hard. Why not relax hard, too? Treat yo' self!

  • Reviews

    Yojie does a traditional sukiyaki, a shallow pot of sweet broth into which you dip each piece of meat before plunging the bite into raw ...

  • As We See It

    Don't have a lawn? This state park does.

  • Nightlife

    Nervo launches their Haute Mess residency at SLS next month.

  • Dining

    If Chicago dogs are dragged through the garden, Venezuelan dogs have rummaged through the pantry.

  • Film

    William DuVall and singer-guitarist Jerry Cantrell harmonize nearly as well as Cantrell and former lead singer Layne Staley did.

  • Hot Spots

    Also: DJ Snake at Encore Beach Club. Get all the party specifics here.