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Watch: 'Top Chef' Season 21 tackles Wisconsin cuisine

From left to right, Gail Simmons, Kristen Kish and Tom Colicchio star in "Top Chef" Season 21. Photo courtesy of Bravo
From left to right, Gail Simmons, Kristen Kish and Tom Colicchio star in "Top Chef" Season 21. Photo courtesy of Bravo

Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Bravo released a preview of Top Chef Season 21 Wednesday. The new season premieres March 20 at 9 p.m. EDT.

The show filmed in Wisconsin for state-themed challenges including cheese recipes and indigenous recipes. The show also shakes up previous immunity qualifiers in the new season.

Contestants include a chef for The French Laundry and The Nomad, a 24-year-old Michelin star restaurant chef de cuisine and a James Beard Award finalist. Guests include comedian W. Kamau Bell, actor/director Clea DuVall, and chefs Matty Matheson and Art Smith.

Season 21 episodes run 75 minutes with commercials. Season 10 winner Kristen Kish hosts with judges Tom Colicchio and Gail Simmons.

Bravo also confirmed the return of Top Chef contestants Sara Bradley, Joe Flamm, Jeremy Ford, Gregory Gourdet, Stephanie Izard, Carla Hall, Ed Lee, Mei Lin, Buddha Lo, Kwame Onwuachi, Shota Najikama, Amar Santana, Justin Sutherland and Bryan Voltaggio for appearances in Season 21.

Valentine Howell Jr. competes in "Top Chef" Season 21. Photo courtesy of Bravo
Valentine Howell Jr. competes in "Top Chef" Season 21. Photo courtesy of Bravo

Additional guests include Dane Baldwin, Charlie Berens, Ryan Braun, Paul Bartolotta, Dominique Crenn, Curtis Duffy, Clea Duvall, Andrew Kroeger, Emeril Lagasse, Hunter Lewis, Bricia Lopez, Tory Miller, Itaru Nagano, Carrie Nahabedian, Joe Papach, Shaina Papach, Justin Pichetrungsi, Sofia Roe, Sean Sherman, Adam Siegel, Helmi Smeulders, Brittany Snow, Elena Terry, Christina Tosi, Erick Williams, and David Zilber.

Amanda Turner competes in "Top Chef" Season 21. Photo courtesy of Bravo
Amanda Turner competes in "Top Chef" Season 21. Photo courtesy of Bravo