Tonight, Top Chef Masters premieres on Bravo, and we’re going to be watching. Not only because two top L.A. chefs are competing (Neil Fraser and Sang Yoon). Not only because we’re David Burke fans (have you had a cheesecake lollipop?!). And not only because that hunky Australian dude with the spiky blond hair—ahm, Curtis Stone—is hosting.
No, we’ll be watching because Los Angeles magazine Dine Editor, Lesley Bargar Suter, is one of this season’s judges. With a palate that is just as sharp as her wit, we’re sure she’ll be entertaining to watch. But she’s a quick study too, and we’re looking forward to watching her make the cheftestants shake in their Birkenstocks.
A few questions for the judicious, bad ass editor: