In the show's reunion episode, the footage was played back to a room full of all the contestants, including an embarrassed Leah and Hosea (who was the season's winner).They admitted that their respective relationships with their significant others ended after the infamous kiss, and even noted that they'd probably be dating if they lived in the same city.Restaurants Opened: The NY-based trio of Perilla, Kin Shop, and The Marrow. After winning season one, he's opened and is currently operating those three NYC-area restaurants, including the blazingly hot "West Village Italo-German trattoria-lodge" The Marrow.Restaurants Opened: Mayfair & Pine What's She Up to Now?
As a TV show, it has to be the latter—a game that tries to reward the best chefs, but a game with the possibility of upsets nonetheless.After she left the show, Leah, who admits she's still friends with Hosea today, wanted to disappear from the limelight. It was a life-changing trip: not only did she score a unique set of knives, she also picked up some cooking skills from famed chef Alvin Leung. Carla Hall is one of the most recognizable alumni of the entire franchise, Leah Cohen is killing it at Pig and Khao in New York City, and who can forget Fabio Viviani? We caught up with Hosea Rosenberg, who is now living in Boulder, Colorado. Rosenberg is constantly evolving, and he is embracing Colorado.Stefan, on the other hand, dominated challenges from the beginning to (nearly) the end, while Carla, seemingly cannon fodder at the show’s outlet, revealed herself to be not just likeable, but a chef who combined French training with a home cook’s warmth.Judged over the season, Carla and Stefan each had it easily over Hosea. In the ensuing days, I’ve seen people argue that the show did not reward the best chef, and that Carla and/or Stefan was robbed.