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By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Fun MTV cooking contest has vocab, innuendo.

TV MTV Game Shows 2014
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From episodes about using leftover camp food to create a delicious snack to finding a way to use jelly beans in a steak entree, the series features young people showing off their limited culinary skills while coming up with creative recipes using mundane ingredients. But the show's real entertainment value comes from the host and the judges, who spend their time cracking jokes about the food and each other.

A few brief cooking tips are offered by chefs Huang and Quinn, but, if you're looking for a cooking show that highlights great recipes and cooking techniques, you won't find it here. However, the show does serve up some lighthearted fun and may even inspire some kids to come up with their own fun munchie ideas.

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