Alright, that’s everyone, right? Yep. There ya go. Except there’s something we forgot to mention. Forgot. For the last three weeks Valerie Bertinelli and Tyler Florence mentored seven previous finalists and selected one to make a comeback and join this competition. Wow. Oh my gosh, someone else is coming? That just… brings … me… It’s gonna be harder. I mean, why is there another finalist coming into this? In fact, what you guys didn’t know is that person’s been watching from up in the balcony right over there. Matthew and Jamika, the winner of ‘Comeback Kitchen’ and the finalist returning to ‘Food Network
Star’ is… Matthew. (Huuhhhhh!!!) Aaaaahhh! I’m so excited! Yeahhhhh, I’m gonna crush it guys. I’m gonna win it. Ooooh my goodness. I’m the ‘Comeback Kitchen’ champion people. Like, whaaaat? No one was predicting this. Say hello to the winner of ‘Comeback Kitchen’ Matthew. What’s going on everybody? Welcome back Matthew. Let’s get some quick thoughts on the performances that you watched.