Rocco’s Dinner Party

Rocco's Dinner Party
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Series Overview: Rocco’s Dinner Party

Rocco’s Dinner Party is a reality TV cooking competition series aired on Bravo in 2011. The series features three chefs challenged to create the perfect dinner party for Rocco DiSpirito and his guests.

The celebrity guests include Bryan Batt, Liza Minnelli, Padma Lakshmi, Raven Symone, and Sandra Bernhard.

The chefs must impress Rocco and his guests with their cooking skills, the overall concept, the decor, and more. Then, the two strongest chefs are allowed to advance to the next round of the competition.

Cast Overview

Following is a list of the primary cast members for the show.

  • Rocco DiSpirito
  • Jes Gordon

List of Episodes

The Rocco’s Dinner Party series ran for one season with ten episodes. Each episode was 42 minutes long.

Season 1

  • Episode 1 – Speakeasy – The chefs compete to throw a speakeasy-inspired dinner party to include food and décor.
  • Episode 2 – The Mystery Guest – The cooking competition for this meal includes preparing a meal for a mystery guest and a prize of $20,000.
  • E3 – Mangia! Mangia! –
  • E4 – Summer in the City –
  • E5 – Town and Country –
  • E6 – French Cuisine –
  • E7 – Bangers ‘N Cash –
  • E8 – Runway Ready –
  • E9 – Perfect Pairings –
  • E 10 – Liza With a B! –

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Critical Response and Awards

The series has a rating of 4.8 out of 10 stars on IMDB and 4.6 out of 5 stars on Amazon Video.

More Information

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