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The oyster amuse bouche and the adjustment on the foie gras dessert could have been something Mike could've had gripes with, but it was clever gamesmanship for Blaise; don't hate the playa hate the game. I think Blaise would've had to be put on suicide watch if he had lost... perhaps that factored into the judging They made the right choice though, I think. Many restaurants can do very good, refined "comfort" rustic food, but that extra creativity that Blaise has puts his apart from the rest... or as he calls it, his "whimsy".Good finale.