4 Levels of Spaghetti & Meatballs: Amateur to Food Scientist | Epicurious

  • Published: 19 November 2018
  • We challenged chefs of three different levels - an amateur, a home cook and a professional chef - to make their versions of spaghetti & meatballs. And then we brought in a food scientist to review their work. Which one was the best?
    Check out the professional's recipe here on the ICE blog: https://www.ice.edu/blog/pro-chef-spaghetti-and-meatballs-recipe

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Comments • 27 432

  • Bound Boxing Blogs
    Bound Boxing Blogs  6 hours back

    spagetti and meatballs is not even an italian dish. i said what i said

    • Jona H
      Jona H  8 hours back


      • Rylee Williams
        Rylee Williams  8 hours back

        Lorenzos food always looks better than the level 3 chef

        • Lucas Barbosa
          Lucas Barbosa  12 hours back

          Can't believe chef said salt helps water boil faster WTF

          • Lonely Demon
            Lonely Demon  15 hours back

            Lorenzo vs Frank always amazing

            • Emanuil Spasov
              Emanuil Spasov  19 hours back

              please adopt me lorenzo

              • Carlos Gregory
                Carlos Gregory  19 hours back

                Me: hey kids let's watch a video on meatballs and learn how to...
                Frank: if you love them you'll make fresh pasta
                Kids: *eyeing me suspiciously*

                • Hi i
                  Hi i  19 hours back

                  Hey food scientist, if you're so smart then why don't you cook something for once?

                  • Nityaa Prajapati
                    Nityaa Prajapati  2 days back

                    Level 1 :store bought

                    Level 2 : hand made

                    Level 3 : milked a cow and eggs a chicken

                    • IamJerf
                      IamJerf  2 days back

                      Level 1: I use jar sauce
                      Level 2: I use fresh tomatoes and vegetables for my sauce
                      Level 3: The secret to my sauce is that I use my own blood because its thick, warm, and adds the red coloring

                      • Conner McCollum
                        Conner McCollum  2 days back

                        Level 1: I have one type of meat
                        Level 2: I have two types of meat and one hell of a personality
                        Level 3: I'm working first hand with area 51 to develop a new type of meat
                        *bonus round*
                        Level 1: I just go ahead and BREAK MY SPAGHETTI FOR NO ABSOLUTE REASON. I AM A CHILD.

                        • Jordan Lee
                          Jordan Lee  2 days back

                          Gordan Ramsey said to add olive oil to the pasta when boiling to avoid sticking...

                          • andika saligau
                            andika saligau  2 days back

                            where's the lv 4 food?:v

                            • ryushae ༄
                              ryushae ༄  2 days back

                              if Emily was here she would probably use ketchup instead of the sauce

                              • Mojo jojo
                                Mojo jojo  3 days back

                                11:12 😈 thats what i do when im alone

                                • Mr Diamond Armor
                                  Mr Diamond Armor  3 days back

                                  *Ice cream truck story*

                                  Frank : welcome to my ice cream truck!

                                  Kid : hi!

                                  Frank : What would you like?

                                  Kid : do you have mint ice cream?

                                  Frank : no but I have meat ball

                                  • clara linda
                                    clara linda  3 days back

                                    I just hate lorenzo omg i wish i could fight him

                                    • teddy long
                                      teddy long  3 days back

                                      Wtf was level 4 about ?

                                      • Pupadup
                                        Pupadup  3 days back

                                        4:43 i can hear Italians screaming in pain now

                                        • Your Gay thoughts
                                          Your Gay thoughts  3 days back

                                          Franks „Now we scoop“ with that completely deadpan face kinda made me chuckle

                                          • emily
                                            emily  4 days back

                                            I see Lorenzo, I watch

                                            also, Elina is super adorable!

                                            • p gh
                                              p gh  4 days back

                                              I really like Frank, he seems to be a great guy.

                                              • Erica Bantim
                                                Erica Bantim  4 days back

                                                Please, post more of Chefs Levels doing the same food. That’s how I’m learning cooking techinics, with the chefs and the food scientist ♥️🥘

                                                • AGamingVortex
                                                  AGamingVortex  5 days back

                                                  It may just be me, but I generally prefer Lorenzo’s dishes over that of the level 3 chef. No offense to them.

                                                  • Jesper Van Ginkel
                                                    Jesper Van Ginkel  5 days back

                                                    Lorenzo is the real level 3 chef

                                                    • Vylitrix Music
                                                      Vylitrix Music  5 days back

                                                      He said a little pepper yet got nearly a whole hand full

                                                      • Ava Armstrong
                                                        Ava Armstrong  5 days back

                                                        Level 1: I went to Walmart for my ingredients
                                                        Level 2: I make as much of it homemade that I can
                                                        Level 3: I am god, therefore I created the world for extra fłAvOùR

                                                        • Alicia Johnson
                                                          Alicia Johnson  5 days back

                                                          The only video where I think I would happily eat all three dishes!!!

                                                          • Makayla Takang
                                                            Makayla Takang  5 days back

                                                            we stan Lorenzo

                                                            • Sir Underbridge
                                                              Sir Underbridge  5 days back

                                                              Rodrigo Duterte vs Louis CK

                                                              • Sir Underbridge
                                                                Sir Underbridge  5 days back

                                                                @4:30 dang my mom didn't love me.

                                                                • Green Eyes Red Glasses

                                                                  "a little bit of pepper" *literally half a mill*

                                                                  • Moonlight Serenity
                                                                    Moonlight Serenity  5 days back

                                                                    Kinds of people that cooks meatballs
                                                                    Level 1 - amateur
                                                                    Level 2 - home-cooked
                                                                    Level 3 - pro
                                                                    Pewdiepie - sWeDisH mEatBalL

                                                                    • Tameem
                                                                      Tameem  5 days back

                                                                      5:14 What does the no oil factor have to do with the sauce?

                                                                      • Gil Olivas
                                                                        Gil Olivas  6 days back

                                                                        No matter which episode I watch, I always learn that as long as you like how it tastes, that’s all that matters

                                                                        • Rice made Jackson hot
                                                                          Rice made Jackson hot  6 days back

                                                                          Thank God someone who actually says level 3 chef instead of "I've been cooking since titanic sank"

                                                                          • Z Hemphill
                                                                            Z Hemphill  6 days back

                                                                            When she broke the pasta she broke my heart.

                                                                            • Kay's Macaroons
                                                                              Kay's Macaroons  6 days back

                                                                              Level 1: It's food, so I like it
                                                                              Level 2: The flavor...
                                                                              Level 3: I got pregnant with a cow and raised it in my backyard
                                                                              Level 4: I was here at the dawn of Earth and said *"Let there be cows."*

                                                                              • Karavan Driver
                                                                                Karavan Driver  6 days back

                                                                                Am I the only one that breaks their spaghetti into thirds?

                                                                                • Carlos Cristerna
                                                                                  Carlos Cristerna  6 days back

                                                                                  Why is it called 4 levels when theres only 3 🤔

                                                                                  • The Real Char Aznable
                                                                                    The Real Char Aznable  6 days back

                                                                                    "I like to break the pasta so it fits in the pot"

                                                                                    Davie504 is calling the police

                                                                                    • taint
                                                                                      taint  6 days back

                                                                                      Lorenzo is basically a level three chef who didn’t go to culinary school

                                                                                      • majd Daoud
                                                                                        majd Daoud  6 days back

                                                                                        is it just me or does lorenzos food always look best

                                                                                        • Pilar Adelgardi
                                                                                          Pilar Adelgardi  6 days back

                                                                                          Ma sono l’unica che ha urlato NO quando la tipa ha spezzato gli spaghetti?

                                                                                          • FZ B6
                                                                                            FZ B6  6 days back

                                                                                            Crack them in half !?! 😱

                                                                                            Who the hell serves the sause on top of the pasta? The pasta should be finished in the sauce.

                                                                                            • Hermei
                                                                                              Hermei  7 days back

                                                                                              Level 3 Chef: "A LITTLE bit of black pepper" Puts in like 5 tablespoons

                                                                                            • Kashmir 999
                                                                                              Kashmir 999  7 days back

                                                                                              "A quarter cup of milk to keep your balls moist"

                                                                                              • Lynn Whitehead
                                                                                                Lynn Whitehead  7 days back

                                                                                                I would try all three
                                                                                                level 1 doesn't look flavorful just ok
                                                                                                level 2 i would always try his dishes his dishes look flavorful and tasty
                                                                                                level 3 the pros always look delicious
                                                                                                but pro doesn't always equal mouthwatering tasty

                                                                                                meatball an spaghetti is a specialty of mine