Hell’s Kitchen 2017 Preview: Season 17 Premiere Sneak Peek (VIDEO)
Tonight we kick off Hell’s Kitchen season 17 and it isn’t just any season, it’s an All-Star season! Gordon Ramsay has invited 16 chefs back to the Hell’s Kitchen competition to see which one of them has what it takes to win! The winner of this season will earn the Head Chef position at Hell’s Kitchen Restaurant at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas and comes with a salary of $250,000 a year!
This season we will see all familiar faces because they have all gone through the Hell’s Kitchen experience at one point. Here are the Chefs we can look forward to seeing this season on Hell’s Kitchen season 17! Here are this season’s teams and contestants!
The Red Team (Women)
- Amanda “Manda” Palomino (Season 15)
- Ashley Nickell (Season 15)
- Barbie Marshall (Season 10)
- Dana Cohen (Season 10)
- Elise Harris (Season 9)
- Jennifer Normant (Season 9)
- Michelle Tribble (Season 14)
- Robyn Almodovar (Season 10)
The Blue Team (Men)
- Benjamin “Ben” Walanka (Season 5)
- Benjamin Knack (Season 7)
- Giovanni Filippone (Season 5)
- Jared Bobkin (Season 15)
- Joshua “Josh” Trovato (Season 14)
- Milly Medley (Season 14)
- Nicholas “Nick” Peters Bond (Season 14)
- Vincent “Van” Hurd (Season 6)
Each of the contestants placed at least 6th in their original season and made it to the Black Team. Christina Wilson will be returning as the Red Team’s Sous Chef and James Petrie will be the Sous Chef for the Blue Team this season.
Tonight the teams will compete in their first challenge with will be the Signature Dish challenge, but with a twist. The winning team will have dinner with Gordon Ramsay and Wolfgang Puck after visiting Skyslide in LA. The losing team will have to stay behind and clean up and prep both the Red and Blue kitchens before dinner service. Make sure you come back later tonight to get the results of tonight’s challenge on Hell’s Kitchen season 17!
Here is a sneak peek at what we have to look forward to this season of Hell’s Kitchen 2017!