TV Club: Top Chef crowns a deserving winner after a strong, if confused, season

Because The A.V. Club knows that TV shows keep going even if we’re not writing at length about them, we’re experimenting with discussion posts. For certain shows, one of our TV writers will publish some brief thoughts about the latest episode, and open the comments for readers to share theirs.

  • I started this season rooting for Brooke. Like, seriously rooting for her. I thought she got screwed by the Seattle season’s disastrous live finale, one the show has never attempted to recreate, and saw this season as a means for both her and show to right this wrong. Yet, tonight she wins, and I greeted it with a shrug. “Figured.” Though Shirley tells better stories with her food, Brooke’sTop Chef journey lent itself to her victory, namely in her winning after returning via Last Chance Kitchen, which was the same journey of the woman …

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