ADDITIONAL NOTES: completed airing its first season on 2/13/13; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION: (from Food Network's press release, December 2012) Food Network celebrates 2013 with a brand-new slate of multiplatform programming from culinary superstar Bobby Flay, including his first-ever digital series Bobby Flay Fit. Based on his own experience and proven philosophies in healthy eating and living, Bobby Flay Fit kicks off Monday, January 14th at FoodNetwork.com/fit. On-air, Brunch @ Bobby's begins a third season on Thursday, January 3rd at 9:30pm ET/6:30pm PT on Cooking Channel, followed by Bobby's Dinner Battle primetime premiere on Wednesday, January 16th at 10pm ET/PT on Food Network. Bobby holds the dinner competition of a lifetime in the new five-episode series Bobby's Dinner Battle, premiering Monday, January 16th at 10pm ET/PT on Food Network. After scouting Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Northern New Jersey and New York for outstanding home cooks, Bobby chooses three teams per city to compete against each other to be crowned their city's best. Using their home-grown kitchen skills and creativity, each team has a limited budget and three hours to turn a secret theme into a spectacular three-course dinner party for Bobby, their competitors and special guests.