Win prizes predicting who will win (and lose) ‘Top Chef’ Season 12 in Boston

Hosts Padma Lakshmi and Tom Colicchio are back for Season 12 of “Top Chef,” along with a whole new group of aspiring cheftestants who’ll be cooking in Boston this time around. Beginning with this season, YOU can get in on the fun by predicting the show’s weekly outcome here at Gold Derby and even win prizes along the way.

For a closer look at this season’s 16 new chefs, scroll through our new photo gallery below. Season 12 premieres Oct. 15 on Bravo.

Reality TV fans: Join the fun discussions and fierce debates in our forums!

Face off against fellow “Top Chef” fans every week as you predict everything from who will ultimately win the competition, to which chefs will win the Quickfire/Elimination Challenges, to who’ll be eliminated each week.

Answer our questions before every episode and you will earn points based on correct predictions. You can continue to update and edit your picks before every episode airs, just click “Save Predictions” when you’ve settled on your choice.

Keep up with the contestants’ current winning or losing odds by clicking here, check your own status on our leaderboards, and be sure to join the “Top Chef” discussion in our Gold Derby reality TV forum.

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To cast your votes, simply log into your predictions on the top-right of every Gold Derby page and then click on the “Top Chef” button. Answer each episode’s questions by dragging contestants from the left to the right and arranging them in order of preference. You can drag everyone over, or just the chefs you’re most interested in. Start out now using our easy drag-and-drop menu below.

If you score the most game points at the end of the season, you’ll earn a $100 Amazon gift certificate. So what are you waiting for? It’s time to take on your fellow “Top Chef” fans!

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