Season 1 Episodes

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Iron Chef Cat Cora vs. Alex Lee

Season 1, Episode 14 - Air Date: 4/3/2005
Theme : Potato
Chefs : New Iron Chef Cat Cora goes up against Alex Lee who is Executive Chef at Restaurant Daniel in New York City.
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Iron Chef Mario Batali vs. Anita Lo

Season 1, Episode 13 - Air Date: 4/3/2005
Theme : Mushroom
Chefs : Iron Chef Batali goes up against Anita Lo who is chef/owner, Annisa restaurant in New York City.
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Iron Chef Mario Batali vs. Scott Campbell

Season 1, Episode 12 - Air Date: 3/20/2005
Theme : Cheese
Chefs : Iron Chef Batali goes up against Scott Campbell who is chef/owner of SQC Restaurant and Bar in Manhattan.
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Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto vs. Roberto Donna

Season 1, Episode 11 - Air Date: 3/6/2005
Theme : ScallopsChefs : Iron Chef Morimoto goes up against Roberto Donna who is an Italian cuisine specialist and James Beard Award winner.
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Iron Chef Bobby Flay vs. Govind Armstrong

Season 1, Episode 10 - Air Date: 2/27/2005
Theme : Squash
Chefs : Iron Chef Flay goes up against Govind Armstrong, a chef who trained under Iron Chef Wolfgang Puck at the age of 13.
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Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto vs. Rob Feenie

Season 1, Episode 9 - Air Date: 2/20/2005
Theme : Crab
Chefs : Iron Chef Morimoto goes up against Vancouver, British Columbia's Rob Feenie, owner of Lumiere and host of Food Network Canada's "New Classics with Chef Rob Feenie"
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Iron Chef Mario Batali vs. Michael Laiskonis

Season 1, Episode 8 - Air Date: 2/13/2005
Theme : Coconut and Chocolate
Chefs : Iron Chef Batali goes up against Michael Laiskonis, a former sous-chef who became Bon Appetit Magazine's top pastry chef.
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Iron Chef Bobby Flay vs. Ming Tsai

Season 1, Episode 7 - Air Date: 1/30/2005
Theme : Duck
Chefs : Iron Chef Flay goes up against Ming Tsai who worked for his family's Chinese restaurant in Dayton, Ohio and constantly searches for the "mouth-watering things when East meets West.
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Attain Greatness

Season 1, Episode 6 - Air Date: 1/23/2005
Theme : Catfish
Chefs : Iron Chef Batali goes up against Roberto Trevino who is a leader in "Nuevo Latino" and incorporates an Asian fusion with his cuisine.
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Lead and Inspire

Season 1, Episode 5 - Air Date: 1/16/2005
Theme : Buffalo
Chefs : Iron Chef Flay goes up against Rick Bayless who knows more about authentic Mexican cuisine than anyone in the United States.
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Creativity Under Pressure

Season 1, Episode 4 - Air Date: 4/25/2004
Theme : Scallops, Sea Urchin, Langostine
Chefs : Iron Chefs Morimoto and Flay team up and take on Iron Chefs Sakai and Batali.
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Resourcefulness

Season 1, Episode 3 - Air Date: 4/25/2004
Theme : Eggs
Chefs : American Iron Chef Wolfgang Puck takes on Japanese Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto.
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Simplicity and Innovation

Season 1, Episode 2 - Air Date: 4/24/2004
Alton assigns the chefs their next tasks: simplicity and innovation. The chefs must create one perfect bite that reveals their culinary viewpoint.
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Speed and Artistry

Season 1, Episode 1 - Air Date: 4/23/2004
Alton Brown and the Chairman greet the contestants who wish to be the Next Iron Chef. After they explore their surroundings (the Culinary Institute of America), they are given their first two tests.

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