Who Won 'The Next Iron Chef: Super Chefs'?

With Iron Chefs Masaharu Morimoto and Bobby Flay joining the judging panel for this season finale, the tension was never higher in Kitchen Stadium on the finale of "The Next Iron Chef: Super Chefs" (Sun., 9PM ET On Food). It was an exciting venue for the two remaining finalists, Elizabeth Falkner and Geoffrey Zakaria. !!SPOILER ALERT!! Christmas was the theme of the day, with the Chairman throwing plenty of surprises at them along the way. At one point, they pulled in former competitor Alex Guarnaschelli to assist briefly, but in the end it was down to these two world-class chefs. With a dramatic flourish, the curtain dropped to reveal the winner of the season: Chef Geoffrey Zakaria. "It's extremly humbling to be an Iron Chef," he said, surrounded by his fellow Iron Chefs. "To be in this group is very gratifying to me." Did the right chef win? TV Replay scours the vast television landscape to find the most interesting, amusing, and, on a good day, amazing moments, and delivers them right to your browser.

'Iron Chef' winner: Did Geoffrey Zakarian or Elizabeth Falkner win 'The Next Iron Chef: Super Chefs'

Geoffrey Zakarian took the prize on Sunday's Dec. 18 "The Next Iron Chef: Super Chefs" finale, beating out Elizabeth Falkner.Noted chefs Bobby Flay and Masaharu Morimoto joined Michael Symon and Judy Joo as judges, while the contestants competed to continue on to "Iron Chef America." Zakarian, a New York chef who had competed in "Iron Chef: America" and served as a judge on "Chopped," won the Heat and Meat challenge and the Hamptons Beach Cookout. Meanwhile, Falkner, who is based in San Francisco, won the Movie Theater challenge and the Food Auction challenge. Her experience as the executive pastry chef of Citizen Cake and the executive chef at Orson gave her an edge... though clearly not quite the edge Zakarian's Hello Kitty bandages gave him.Do you think the best chef won? Weigh in below in the comments section....