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#1 ~A2~

Posted 13 February 2012 - 08:04 PM

Hi everyone

New thread time

Previous thread

Regards

Ali


#2 Scootaloo

Posted 13 February 2012 - 08:06 PM

Wow, what a score.  that meal was pretty impressive though.  Clearly, here is a team that is cooking stuff that they know really well and it showed, will be interesting to see how they go when they get the challenges thrown at them

jen

#3 *Ker*

Posted 13 February 2012 - 08:54 PM

God, my mouth was watering at that meal!!! gah, the dessert was to die for!


#4 bellarox

Posted 13 February 2012 - 09:08 PM

All I can say is that looked to die for!

Yum food, oh and yummy guys lol.

I will take them both lmao!

#5 Chocolate Addict

Posted 13 February 2012 - 09:23 PM

Amazing!! I don't eat/drink coffee but damn that dessert looked brilliant. original.gif

They did so well, not stressed out at all. Well done. original.gif

#6 cward

Posted 13 February 2012 - 09:51 PM

Just goes to show you need to cook things you have cooked before and use your prep time wisely.  Great meal

#7 namie

Posted 13 February 2012 - 09:54 PM

Wow! What an amazing looking meal! I was totally gobsmacked when they brought out the dessert and Manu did too, lol!

I'm so happy for them for scoring so highly. I don't think any of the other teams will beat them.

#8 *Ker*

Posted 13 February 2012 - 10:43 PM

QUOTE (bellarox @ 13/02/2012, 09:38 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
All I can say is that looked to die for!

Yum food, oh and yummy guys lol.

I will take them both lmao!


I'm going to hunt them down. Men who look like that and cook like that are rare!!!


#9 Etcetera

Posted 14 February 2012 - 06:11 AM

They did well but I can make a jus 15 times better than that.

The thing that got me was that they didn't fight or argue, they seemed so calm. I know it's edited within an inch of it's life but I was really impressed. Maybe it had something to do with cooking something they'd made many times before, unlike other teams!

#10 Tomahawk

Posted 14 February 2012 - 06:31 AM

QUOTE (Etcetera @ 14/02/2012, 07:11 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
They did well but I can make a jus 15 times better than that.

The thing that got me was that they didn't fight or argue, they seemed so calm. I know it's edited within an inch of it's life but I was really impressed. Maybe it had something to do with cooking something they'd made many times before, unlike other teams!


I noticed that too, when they said they were going to make something they described the process and just did it! Pretty amazing. If I was their mum's I would be so proud.

The dark haired guy is very good looking- he looks like the type who wants everything perfect in his life (did you see his teeth?).

#11 peking homunculus

Posted 14 February 2012 - 08:02 AM

There is no faulting those guys. Absolutely impressive. Great teamwork and focus.

#12 tinkster23

Posted 14 February 2012 - 11:52 AM

And they had time for beer!


Very impressive, will be hard to top.

#13 ~Fuzjuz~

Posted 14 February 2012 - 12:41 PM

They can cook at my house anytime. biggrin.gif Well done boys.

#14 Hooray Henry

Posted 14 February 2012 - 12:47 PM

I really enjoyed watching last night's episode.  They were well prepared, knew what they were doing and produced an amazing meal.  The standard was so high, it will be hard to beat.  The dessert looked beautiful, the did a fabulous job.

I'm looking forward to seeing the boys from Queensland later in the week, they've had an awful lot to say about other people's cooking, so it will be interesting to see whether they live up to their own hype.

#15 Guest_Nyz31_*

Posted 14 February 2012 - 12:54 PM

It was so easy to watch last night because they were so prepared, and calm and obviously knew what they were doing.
My favourite narky comment for the night was the older and younger female team (don't know their names?) and how they muttered under their breath "there's not much actual cooking on the plate though?" referring to the entree.
Are you for real? Coz you know, it's a real technical effort to boil some frozen peas and squash them through a sieve like you two did!

I just love that these boys have not been cocky and have just kept themselves quiet, which I don't think is a 'game plan' like the others are saying, I think it's just who they are. Their families must be very proud.

Oh, and I'm LOVING the WA couple! They seem like such great people to have at a dinner party! original.gif

#16 Chocolate Addict

Posted 14 February 2012 - 03:53 PM

QUOTE
I'm looking forward to seeing the boys from Queensland later in the week, they've had an awful lot to say about other people's cooking, so it will be interesting to see whether they live up to their own hype.

Past experiences of cocky-ness has usually ended up leaving them with egg on their faces! Tounge1.gif




#17 JaneLane

Posted 14 February 2012 - 03:54 PM

Wow the SA boys dinner was impressive!  

They were so calm and had everything prepared and ready go, I don't remember any other team being that put together.  It was good to see a team do so well.

I am so going to make that dessert! Yum biggrin.gif

#18 Classic Red

Posted 14 February 2012 - 10:16 PM

Wow the chick in tonights episode forgot about TWO ingredients....woops!  I felt for them.

Can't wait to see the lawyer and doctors episode tomorrow.  Better be good boys!

#19 Cheryl_v

Posted 15 February 2012 - 01:03 AM

My husband hates shows like this but he is dying inside when he's in the room and those two Qlders are on. Personally I would love to see them fail but I really don't think they will.



#20 vonnegutesque

Posted 15 February 2012 - 09:44 AM

QUOTE (Chocolate Addict @ 14/02/2012, 04:53 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Past experiences of cocky-ness has usually ended up leaving them with egg on their faces! Tounge1.gif

Personally I have everything crossed for an epic tantrum when things don't go well.

#21 Elemenopee

Posted 15 February 2012 - 09:52 AM

QUOTE (Pinnochio @ 14/02/2012, 11:16 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Wow the chick in tonights episode forgot about TWO ingredients....woops!  I felt for them.

Can't wait to see the lawyer and doctors episode tomorrow.  Better be good boys!


I could not believe them forgetting. Surely they are allowed to look at recipes to make sure they have got things right?
And to forget the butter in a Tarte Tatin!!! I have only made it once of twice before but what I remember most is that delicious buttery sauce. It's what makes it.

#22 Scootaloo

Posted 15 February 2012 - 09:53 AM

Does anyone know what part of Tas they were in last night, it looked beautiful.  I know they kept saying it was very rural and remote, plus they didn't appear to have a Coles anywhere  tongue.gif

Totally hanging out for tonight, i can't wait to see what Mr and Mr Snooty Pants come up with.

Jen

#23 Elemenopee

Posted 15 February 2012 - 09:59 AM

I love the doctor and lawyer couple, I hope they do really well!
I like their honesty.

#24 ~Fuzjuz~

Posted 15 February 2012 - 10:00 AM

QUOTE (vonnegutesque @ 15/02/2012, 10:44 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Personally I have everything crossed for an epic tantrum when things don't go well.


yyes.gif  tthumbs.gif

Was a bit gobsmacked that they forgot 2 ingredients last night too!  ddoh.gif

#25 Guest_Craptacular_*

Posted 15 February 2012 - 10:04 AM

I felt sorry for the couple last night. They did seem lovely. I guess with all the pressure she just forgot.

Looking forward to the he-b**ches tonight!




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