Teams of professional and amateur cooks try to create the best dish.
Anthony Bourdain, Nigella Lawson, Ludo Lefebvre and Brian Malarkey taste the first rounds of spoons and select contestants to be on their teams.
The mentors, Anthony, Nigella, Brian and Ludo, select the remaining members of their teams.
David Kinch and Andre Mack appear as guest judges for a Daring Pairings themed challenge.
Rich Torrisi and Mario Carbone appear as guest judges for a Sandwiches themed challenge.
Jose Andres appears as the guest judge for The Taste's Finale.