‘Iron Chef’ fires up Food net

Cooking skeins bring home the bacon for net

Food Network gobbled up its best-ever numbers Sunday with a special edition of “Iron Chef America.”

All-star installment — a teaming of Giada De Laurentiis and Bobby Flay vs. Rachael Ray and Mario Batali — delivered a staggering 5.8 million viewers total.

Overall viewership for “Battle Cranberry” bested everything for the night on cable and on the CW.

Showing ranks as the most-watched telecast ever among Food’s target adults 25-54 demo. Among adults 18-49, 9 p.m. episode delivered a big 2.6 million.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Scene News from Variety

Loading