The Food Network Star finale pitted three distinct personalities against each other.
There was bright and bubbly Damaris... cool and collected Russell... and flamboyant, over-the-top Rodney.
They each arrived prepared and dressed to the proverbial Nines for the final episode, with Russell even trimming his mohawk for the occasion.
Yes, winning a show on Food Network, along with a a feature in Food Network Magazine and the chance to headline the South Beach Wine and Food Festival, is a big deal.
So, after nearly an hour of filler, recapping and blooper, which aspiring chef took home the grand prize?
Read a complete Food Network Star review now at Food Fanatic and decide: Did America make the right choice?