March 17, 2008 12:00 PM

Bravo, March 12, 10 p.m. ET


The launch of the fourth season makes for a nice appetizer, hinting at even better meals to come as the show gets going in the Windy City. We’re introduced to a tantalizing assortment of chefs, including both partners of a lesbian couple and a New Zealander who makes pizza with Marmite. My favorite moment comes when star chef and judge Tom Colicchio rules on one dish—”The bread crumbs were thick, way too thick”—with a leaden tone of doom that would cause a soufflé to collapse in tears.


The History Channel’s Ax Men (March 9, 10 p.m. ET) is the latest reality series about guys doing dangerous work in the great outdoors. It’s a trend: He-ality.

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