Tonight, Top Chef season 12 comes to an end in Mexico. Chefs Gregory Gourdet and Mei Lin will face off in a four-course menu throwdown judged by star chefs like Hugh Acheson, Richard Blais, Traci Des Jardins, Gavin Kaysen and Sean Brock. Here, 12 delicious viewing party snacks inspired by the finale’s locale.
1. Spicy Guacamole
Kick up classic guacamole with a little jalapeño and crushed red chili flakes.
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2. Roasted Fresh Chile Salsa
The roastiness of the chiles adds sweet richness to this salsa. The level of heat depends on which chiles you choose.