Leftovers Extravaganza!
Season 11, Episode 4
Air date March 6, 2012
Winner Natalie Jacocks
Episode Guide
Good Chop, Bad Chop?
Plenty of Fish
It's a leftovers extravaganza! In this special competition, every basket contains some "leftover" ingredients. For an appetizer, the chefs race to make something fun and tasty out of slices of leftover pizza. A takeout container holds a surprise in the entrée basket. The final two chefs shock the judges with their cold refried beans dessert creations.


  • Ryan McLaughlin, Chef de cuisine, The Vanderbilt, Brooklyn, NY
  • Lee Farrington, Chef and Restrauteur, Figa, Portland, ME
  • Jeff Eng, Executive Chef, Clyde's Tower Oaks Lodge, Rockville, MD
  • Natalie Jacocks, Line Chef, Fette Sau, New York, NY




Ingredients: Leftover Pizza, Leftover Beer, Graffiti Eggplant, Dried Plums

Chef Ryan: Grilled Eggplant and Pizza NapoleonEdit

Chef Lee: Pizza Pasta with Roasted Graffiti EggplantEdit

Chef Natalie: Pizza Salad with Prune PuréeEdit

Chef Jeff: Fried Eggplant with Pizza & Beer SauceEdit


Ingredients: Leftover Pot Roast, Leftover Steamed Rice, Escarole, 1/2 Bottle of White Wine

Chef Lee: Roast Beef BiryaniEdit

Chef Natalie:Edit

Chef Jeff:Edit


Ingredients: Leftover Vanilla Milkshake, Leftover Refried Beans, Butter Crackers, Kiwi

Chef Natalie:Edit

Chef Jeff:Edit


  • This is the first leftovers episode.
Chopped Season 11
<< Season 10Season 12 >>
#01 I'm Your Huckleberry#09 Ready, Set, Escargot!
#02 Chewing the Caul Fat#10 All Stars: Prime Time vs. Day Time
#03 Good Chop, Bad Chop?#11 Own It!
#04 Leftovers Extravaganza!#12 All Stars: Food Network Star Contestants
#05 Plenty of Fish#13 All Stars: Judge Remix
#06 Sound the Alarm!#14 Yuzu Never Know
#07 Viewers' Choice#15 All Stars: Grand Finale
#08 All Stars: Iron Chefs Do Battle#16 Reversal of Fortune