One of the great things about Bravo's reality cooking-competition showdown "Top Chef" is that, unlike a singing, dancing or sewing competition, it's usually pretty easy to see the contestant in his or her natural element several nights a week. Here's where some of the more memorable chef-testants ended up. Photo: "Top Chef" host Padma Lakshmi, left, with judges Tom Colicchio and Gail Simmons after winning the Emmy for reality competition program at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards.
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