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SF Pastry Chef Yigit Pura Wins Top Chef: Just Desserts

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SPOILER ALERT: Last night marked the finale of the first season of Top Chef: Just Desserts, and San Francisco resident Yigit Pura of Taste Catering emerged victorious. Remember, Pura wasn't the expected choice; he narrowly avoided getting kicked off in the Sylvia Weinstock cake episode and the judges kept telling him to work on restraint. But Pura's "cuddly" desserts ended up winning him the $100,000 prize, and according to him, "Fuck, it feels awesome." Eater National has the full-on tear-jerker finale video over here.

· Top Chef Just Desserts Season One Winner: Yigit Pura [-EN-]
· All Previous Yigit Pura Coverage [~ ESF ~]

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