“Top Chef” Upset: Sam and Elia Pack Their Knives

With Elia Aboumrad and Sam Talbot kicked off, Top Chef is down to the final episode, pitting Ilan against Marcel.

Meredith Arthur gets the lowdown on Sam’s alligator belly cuff and how a diabetic makes a good chocolate ganache. Plus: Is Marcel a cheat?

Joyce Slaton speaks with Elia on the Mexican plastic surgery business, the mysterious nondisclosure agreement she has with Mandalay Bay, and her changed attitude toward Marcel—including an intricate conspiracy theory on Marcel’s hacking of the Top Chef polls on TV.com. Plus: How Marcel cheated.

Listen to other Top Chef podcasts:
Cliff Crooks
Michael Midgley
Betty Fraser
Mia Gaines
Frank Terzoli
Carlos Fernandez
Marisa Churchill and Josie Smith-Malave
Emily Sprissler
Otto Borsich
Suyai Steinhauer and Judge Tom Colicchio

For a full overview of this episode, check out TV.com.