Year's Best: Recipes from Top Chef Personalities
These Top Chef-approved dishes include lemon-curd sandwich cookies and roasted mascarpone-filled dates with watercress and brioche.
"How many lunchrooms have disgusting Taco Tuesdays?" asks Top Chef season 4 contestant Spike Mendelsohn. As an alternative, he stuffs burritos with scrambled eggs (lightened with egg whites), feta, turkey bacon and spinach.