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Top Chef Houston episode 5 Houston barbecue crew
That's a lot of Houston barbecue talent. Photo by David Moir/Bravo
Top Chef Houston episode 5 Evelyn Garcia
Chef Evelyn Garcia at the smoker. Photo by David Moir/Bravo
Top Chef Houston episode 5 Greg Gatlin
Guest judge Greg Gatlin of Gatlin's BBQ. Photo by David Moir/Bravo
Top Chef Houston episode 5
The cheftestants assembled at J-Bar-M. Photo by David Moir/Bravo
Top Chef Houston episode 5
The judges take their seats. Photo by David Moir/Bravo