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4 Levels of French Toast: Amateur to Food Scientist | Epicurious

We challenged chefs of three different levels - an amateur, a home cook and a professional chef - to make their versions of French toast. And then we brought in a food scientist to review their work. Which French toast was the best?

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4 Levels of French Toast: Amateur to Food Scientist | Epicurious


  1. Roberto Torres

    Roberto Torres

    Il y a 11 minutes

    That ketchup gave me flashbacks

  2. Low Again

    Low Again

    Il y a 29 minutes

    I came out the womb a level two chef

  3. Darp mosh

    Darp mosh

    Il y a 53 minutes

    What if they actually invited Gordon Ramsay?

  4. Jessica Caraballo

    Jessica Caraballo

    Il y a heure

    I need to see other things Emily would eat in the dark

  5. My form of Norm

    My form of Norm

    Il y a 2 heures

    8:13 I'm sry, did he say "whole mAlk"?

  6. Aszte๕


    Il y a 2 heures

    So, its basically hungarian bundás kenyér, just with lot of sugar and without clotted cream.

  7. Briana Simons

    Briana Simons

    Il y a 3 heures

    The amateur has to be a serial killer.......I mean.......seriously. No seasoning......AND ketchup. Oh hell no

  8. Vincent Pham

    Vincent Pham

    Il y a 4 heures

    Who puts ketchup in French toast

  9. lego kingTM

    lego kingTM

    Il y a 4 heures

    who eat toast with ketchap lol emily is a level -1

  10. nice


    Il y a 5 heures

    I love how the food scientist didn’t even touch on how Emily used ketchup

  11. Beau livres

    Beau livres

    Il y a 5 heures

    The level 3 chef has absolutely NO chill

  12. AlexMeow bleufeline

    AlexMeow bleufeline

    Il y a 5 heures

    Emily made bread omelette, leave her alone, it's not french toast!

  13. Leto2ndAtreides


    Il y a 5 heures

    Yes, but which one would you want to eat minus the toppings? I'm not sure I'm into Penny's advanced French Toast. The bread part of restaurant French Toast is often meh, even if it's redeemed some by the toppings. Usually doesn't quite have the satisfaction of a home made French Toast.

  14. Jas Hobbs

    Jas Hobbs

    Il y a 6 heures

    Eww way too much sugar and so unhealthy *-* my teeth would cry

  15. pantera tanker

    pantera tanker

    Il y a 7 heures

    Lorenzos looks the best as always. I mean tf bread lvl 3 that aint no french toast.

  16. BossKing05 _

    BossKing05 _

    Il y a 9 heures

    What Emily made, in Hungary, we call it bundáskenyér, but what Lorenzo and Penny made, we call it French Toast



    Il y a 9 heures

    got it you have to gain 20 pounds as you ascend each level of chef

  18. Palacinka Gota

    Palacinka Gota

    Il y a 10 heures

    Always Lorenzo meal look best

  19. The 0

    The 0

    Il y a 10 heures

    The professional one looks like the worst

  20. Brian Vill Kiss You

    Brian Vill Kiss You

    Il y a 11 heures

    I’m mad the lvl 4 cook didn’t tear the lvl 1 Cook’s a new one for using ketchup

  21. Lucas Layton

    Lucas Layton

    Il y a 11 heures

    That's all sugar. Not breakfast.

  22. Brian Vill Kiss You

    Brian Vill Kiss You

    Il y a 11 heures


  23. Simon vB

    Simon vB

    Il y a 12 heures

    Come on... It's actually Level -1, Level 2, Level 9000

  24. PineTreesRKewl


    Il y a 14 heures

    *ima. Gravity falls fan and when she said dipper I SCREECHED*

  25. Blvck Barb

    Blvck Barb

    Il y a 15 heures

    I love Lorenzo’s laugh 😆 it’s so infectious

  26. KidBoi 711

    KidBoi 711

    Il y a 15 heures

    When she said *KETCHUP* 💀 💀

  27. • j i m i n i e p a b o •

    • j i m i n i e p a b o •

    Il y a 15 heures

    lol i put ketchup in my french toast too cause i love ketchup lol

  28. Cir Lynch

    Cir Lynch

    Il y a 15 heures


  29. Nimmy Priya

    Nimmy Priya

    Il y a 16 heures

    I'd eat all of these. GIMME

  30. Lorbe C

    Lorbe C

    Il y a 16 heures

    I am Emily, definitely Emily

  31. Bacon Lobster

    Bacon Lobster

    Il y a 16 heures

    Ok the man just gave everybody diabetes

  32. MadisonPatton


    Il y a 17 heures

    Have mercy.

  33. Erikai


    Il y a 17 heures

    Chef 2 needs to be on masterchef

  34. 知夢


    Il y a 17 heures

    Emily need to change her name to Karen.. like wtf XD

  35. Tabarak Al-delaimi

    Tabarak Al-delaimi

    Il y a 18 heures

    Lorenzo's looks the best

  36. a


    Il y a 20 heures

    emily putting ketchup on her french toast just took 10 years off my life

  37. Geee


    Il y a 20 heures

    lorenzo’s toast: sugar sugar nutella butter maple syrup i love it but diabetes omg

  38. SwavyG_21


    Il y a 20 heures

    Eww ketchup😂🤢

  39. Zepher


    Il y a 20 heures

    The editor is the real mvp

  40. Josh Hope

    Josh Hope

    Il y a 21 heure

    The comment section for these videos are actually amazing

  41. Josh Hope

    Josh Hope

    Il y a 21 heure

    The editor for these videos is actually so underrated, give that man a rise.

  42. Ian Leon

    Ian Leon

    Il y a 21 heure

    Emily should lose her level 1 status

  43. Tiger In the Desert

    Tiger In the Desert

    Il y a 22 heures

    Lorenzo any day. He looks fun, and his food looks yum as well. Win win!

  44. Lawrence Forrester

    Lawrence Forrester

    Il y a 22 heures


  45. Wow Lips

    Wow Lips

    Il y a 23 heures

    Kales Reacts needs to do a review of Emily’s ketchup French toast 🤦‍♀️

  46. Fimbulvetr 721

    Fimbulvetr 721

    Il y a 23 heures

    I usually really like the Level 2 Chef but the Pro put chocolate in hers! :D

  47. Alexander Deschenes

    Alexander Deschenes

    Il y a 23 heures

    Ok. I might be in love with Emily.

  48. SkippyDW


    Il y a jour

    Emily's french toast was the saddest thing I've ever seen.

  49. Bahar Ozbahar

    Bahar Ozbahar

    Il y a jour

    Lorenzo is always my favorite he just makes everything perfecttttt

  50. M&C Plays

    M&C Plays

    Il y a jour

    I watch the end of these to learn how to cook... spoiler I STILL cook like Level 1.

  51. Elizabeauty312


    Il y a jour

    Lorenzo is fighting so hard to become the level 3 chef

  52. Kiara Harris

    Kiara Harris

    Il y a jour

    I've never wanted to punch Emily so bad. Egg & bread with Ketchup?

  53. Lucien Michel

    Lucien Michel

    Il y a jour

    Wtf is a french toast anyway ?! I’m french and we don’t do this kind of thing. I had never even heard of it before this video

  54. Zeke Tran

    Zeke Tran

    Il y a jour


  55. elsa blomberg

    elsa blomberg

    Il y a jour

    Lorenzo’s toast looks so unhealthy!!! AND I FREAKING LOVE IT!!

  56. First Name Last Name

    First Name Last Name

    Il y a jour

    Why orange zest, seriously stop with the orange zest. StoP, STOP ADDING ORANGE ZEST.

  57. Starbound Earthseed

    Starbound Earthseed

    Il y a jour

    Stale baguette or Portuguese bread is best

  58. Lucilkaa


    Il y a jour

    I feel you Emily! I put ketchup on it too and cream cheese, and it has to be eggy! Don't like that sweet version, my teeth go into pain just by looking at it.

  59. Certified Mochi

    Certified Mochi

    Il y a jour

    2:53 Penny: I don't really want it super eggy Emily: Mmm, eggy

  60. quadcannon


    Il y a jour

    "I like to put ketchup on it. Because I'm a monster." Marry me.

  61. ISpyLexi


    Il y a jour

    French toast... French fries... Ketchup... sounds about right 👌🏽

  62. Light Up

    Light Up

    Il y a jour


  63. Asma Sheikh-Salah Year 11

    Asma Sheikh-Salah Year 11

    Il y a jour

    To be honest, its not too bad, the ketchup I mean. But the other two were definitely better, by a long shot

  64. Configuration Nine

    Configuration Nine

    Il y a jour

    Why would a food scientist be level 4 .

  65. Ven Areille

    Ven Areille

    Il y a jour

    I make my french toast like Level 1 (normal bread)... but with the powders, flavours & toppings of Level 2.

  66. oltedders


    Il y a jour

    Level 1's result looks perfect. Ketchup? OMG! Level 2: ugly, but best in show. Level 3, We see why you're a little fatty with that pile on your plate. Over done, too much going on.

  67. steven whiters

    steven whiters

    Il y a jour

    Honestly none of their toast that appealing too me I think professional chefs are better suited for more elaborate dishes or just focus on lunch and dinners lol they try to hard to make dishes there about simplicity with a lil trick none of their French toast like mine

  68. PsychoticLuna


    Il y a jour

    Anyone else went back to watch this because Level 4 Chef is gone in the latest video?

  69. Dragoncurse4


    Il y a jour

    By "amateur" what they actually meant was someone who has never cooked before in their life?

  70. Ethan Steel

    Ethan Steel

    Il y a jour

    #1 shouldn't be allowed anywhere near a stove.

  71. Sweil


    Il y a jour

    y my pp hard

  72. Dylan Guerrero

    Dylan Guerrero

    Il y a jour

    Ketchup??? The horror....

  73. Candis Carnegie

    Candis Carnegie

    Il y a jour

    What happened to just putting syrup on french toast? Level 2 was probably the closest to how I would make french toast based on the type of bread he used, not his toppings. I just want plain old maple syrup on my french toast. Nothing else!

  74. - Jesus

    - Jesus

    Il y a jour

    *A moment of silence for Emily's husband*

  75. Mr Razrback

    Mr Razrback

    Il y a jour

    I only clicked on this because I thought I saw ketchup next to one of them on he thumbnail and OMG

  76. YouTube At Night

    YouTube At Night

    Il y a jour

    So everyone hates Lorenzo

  77. Hii621


    Il y a jour

    Ummmm who let that lady cook.

  78. Noah Dacanay HHH 2023

    Noah Dacanay HHH 2023

    Il y a jour

    Puts ketchup on French toast but not on omlet😮

  79. Angel Ramos

    Angel Ramos

    Il y a jour

    I like how the food expert didn’t even talk about Emily putting ketchup on her French toast 😂

  80. Moon e f f e c t -gacha

    Moon e f f e c t -gacha

    Il y a jour

    Lorenzo: some whole malk Me: :o AHE JUST BROUGHT BACK HE NEED SOME MAALK

  81. Rachael Stillwaggon

    Rachael Stillwaggon

    Il y a jour

    KETCHUPPP !!! 😭

  82. deh20


    Il y a jour

    One day the food scientist will show them all how it's done. One day.

  83. Ross Martinez III

    Ross Martinez III

    Il y a jour

    I legit feel sorry for Emily's husband. The things that dude must ingest for sex....

  84. Keira Gebert

    Keira Gebert

    Il y a jour

    Ketchup!? HELL NO!

  85. M Tomo

    M Tomo

    Il y a jour

    mmmmm gluten.....

  86. Daniel Percival

    Daniel Percival

    Il y a jour

    I need the recipe for that chocolate bread!

  87. Ibtisam Hussein

    Ibtisam Hussein

    Il y a jour

    Hand behind her back. Chef is fire!!!

  88. Creighton Adams

    Creighton Adams

    Il y a jour

    What kind of psycho puts ketchup on french toast!

  89. Bimbim Studio

    Bimbim Studio

    Il y a jour

    Level one is DISGUSTING

  90. Matthew Fortune

    Matthew Fortune

    Il y a jour

    Ok the level 1 person should not have been included in this. Seriously you can not find a single other person who is willing to make french toast not an abomination? Then puts ketchup on it WTH!!! I mean she should be a Level 0 cook then put in a real level 1.

  91. DMS


    Il y a jour

    Ok WTF Emily

  92. riproar11


    Il y a jour

    Ketchup can only be used with these foods and nothing else. - hamburgers - french fries and other sorts of fried potatoes like hash browns, potato wedges, fried potato slices or the mini ones - hotdogs (unless you're in Chicago) - onion rings - bratwurst (if mustard isn't available) - meatloaf Ketchup does not go on - Steak. Use a quality brown sauce like HP, not A1 or creamy horseradish sauce - meatballs - chicken whether it's deep fried, baked, grilled, on sandwich, as strips or nuggets. Use BBQ, sweet and sour, honey mustard, Buffalo, Sweet Chili - turkey - ham - baked potato - any kind of submarine sandwich - Philly cheesesteak - a slice of cheap white bread - Saltine crackers - pizza (yes I've seen people do this and dip in disgusting ranch sauce) - AND FRENCH TOAST

  93. Quiet Audient

    Quiet Audient

    Il y a jour

    Anything sweet with chocolate gets my vote.

  94. Lil Shreky

    Lil Shreky

    Il y a jour

    2 shot's of Vodka

  95. Oscar Bejarano

    Oscar Bejarano

    Il y a jour

    I’d eat Lorenzo’s, because I’m allergic to bananas

  96. Victor Flamenco

    Victor Flamenco

    Il y a jour

    If she is a "Level 1 chef", then I'm a Master Level 1,000 chef. She is simply dumb.

  97. Sonic is confused about your past decisions

    Sonic is confused about your past decisions

    Il y a jour

    Lorenzo is such a jolly man. I want to give him a hug

  98. Wayne Spangenberg

    Wayne Spangenberg

    Il y a jour

    Emily is the best 😂😂

  99. nimi m

    nimi m

    Il y a jour

    Level 1: university student😂💀

  100. Regina Phalange

    Regina Phalange

    Il y a jour

    I genuinely thought she said vodka . I’m a mess 😔