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Chef Gordon Ramsay back to old tricks in 'Hell's Kitchen'

Hell's Kitchen begins with a montage of scenes from the past four seasons of the show. Man, that Chef Gordon Ramsay knows how to stick it to those contestants. I can't wait to see how he insults, and humiliates the hopefuls this year!
This season, 300 chefs are invited to Los Angeles. Only 16 are chosen for the show.
The group includes: Danny, 23, an executive chef from Florida; Ben, 26, an executive sous chef from Chicago; Colleen, 41, a cooking instructor from Omaha, Nebraska; Carol, 30, a sous chef; J, 32, a food court chef; Giovanni, 37, an executive chef; Ji, 33, a private caterer; Wil, 26, a quality control chef who wears his gay pride pin; Paula, 28, an executive sous chef; Lacey, 24, a corporate buffet cook; Coi, 22, a café cook; Charlie, 24, a prep chef; Andrea, 30, a line cook; Seth, 27, a private party chef; LA, 22, a line cook and a self-professed lesbian; and Robert, 29, a sous chef who tells the audience not to adjust their television because he has a weight problem.
The 16 finalists split into two teams—men versus women. Each contestant makes their own signature dish.
Carol made veal with caramelized onions. Ramsay says its delicious. Braised rabbit and Wil announces he's Ramsay says its delicious but the presentation is horrible. Ji makes a miso saki sea bass. Ramsay likes it. Ramsay says Robert's meal looks like a camel hoof. Ramsay calls the dish clumsy. Ramsay disses Lacey's meal. He spits out her food. Danny, a self-proclaimed "redneck", is next. Ramsay calls the dish "hideous." Giovanni can't cook rice, according to Ramsay. Charlie's dish looks like a ferris wheel, according to Ramsay. LA's dish is a "screwed up fish and chips," Ramsay says. He gives J an "F" for his meal. Ramsay says that Colleen's dish looks like "cooked diapers." He spits out her enchiladas. She says that she teaches manners. She's basically implying that Ramsay doesn't have any manners. (Big mistake!!!) Andrea is next. He really likes her dish. Ramsay also likes Coi's dish and says its perfectly cooked and delicious. Seth is next. He made cinnamon crusted lamb. Ramsay says its to worst dish he's ever tasted. Ramsay like's Ben's duck. He says it's the best dish on the men's team.
Ramsay then announces that this year's winner wins $250,000 and a head chef position at a restaurant in the Borgada Hotel in Atlantic City.
Ramsay says this is the best group ever. The contestants are charged with developing a team name and getting some sleep.
The next day when the contestants are doing prep work, Lacey laments that she doesn't know how to be a line cook. She storms out of the kitchen and says she's going to quit. The women don't really pay attention to her. Meanwhile, the men are having their own troubles. Giovanni says that Seth is useless. Lacey comes back after a quick smoke break.
Ramsay gathers all the contestants to learn their team names. The women tell him that their name is Team Saffron. The men will go by The Blues Brothers.
It's time to open the doors for service. Giovanni, and Carol are asked to be servers because there are too many cooks in the kitchen. Giovanni laments. Ramsay makes Charlie cut off his facial hair. Lacey and Coi get into an argument. Coi accuses Lacey of not doing any work. (She's right.) Ramsay smooths it over just before he opens the door for service.
Ramsay rips into Lacey's raw scallops. (She did not turn on the gas in her oven.) Robert and Ben are yelled at for cooking raw pasta. Colleen deviates from Ramsay's pasta recipe, which ticks him off. She's sort of saved when the power in the restaurant goes off. Meanwhile, Danny overcooks his scallops. He then talks back to Ramsay, which sets the firey Brit over the edge.
Twenty-minutes later the power comes back on. Colleen screws up when she attempts to cook pasta in a dirty pan. This sets Ramsay over the edge.
Wil burns his garnish. Colleen screws up on the pasta—again. Ramsay begins to call Seth "Forrest" as in Forrest Gump. (Not good!) Colleen finally masters spaghetti, just in time to ruin risotto. (She accidentally put sugar in the dish instead of salt.) Wil is screwing up on the garnish station. A bunch of his teammates help him out. Ramsay is ticked off. The customers start to leave because they are waiting so long. Ramsay shuts down the kitchen. He calls the night "pathetic, and embarrassing."
Ramsay says He lets the service of the dinning room decide the winning team. Carol has the best service. The men are the losing team. Wil puts himself up for eviction. Seth and Giovanni argue over who should leave. Seth is the second one up for eviction. Actually, the group clarifies that they want Seth to leave more than Wil. Ramsay eliminates Wil. Wil says that he wants to right his horrible performance. It's not enough. Ramsay sends him home.

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