Katie Hagan-Whelchel is the winner!
Girl power! Our final three contestants are all women who have proven themselves in the predominantly male chef business. It's a two-episode night, and in the first episode Autumn can't bring herself to say that she's better than Katie and Sara, only that she's different. The judges send Autumn packing with her 86 pan and smile. Then, on the season finale, Katie and Sara go head-to-head and prepare a "dream meal" for the judges that exhibits all their talents. After two complex and impressive meals, the judges must make their decision. They realize that Katie's New York City edge is imperative for working in Todd English's kitchen and name her the winner of Cooking Under Fire! Read more ...
Cooking Under fire finalists Online Chat
The finalists answered questions about the show on Monday, July 11. Read the transcript at Washingtonpost.com Live Online