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Crossing the border: Canadian food series debuts on CW

Contestant Wallace Wong as seen in "Fridge Wars"

Emma Hunter and contestant Wallace Wong as seen in "Fridge Wars"
Picture this: It's dinnertime and you're standing in front of your refrigerator, staring at its contents and wondering what you could possibly make for dinner using the ingredients you have on hand. Sound familiar? It's not unusual to feel uninspired or overwhelmed by food dilemmas. But necessity is often the mother of invention, even in the kitchen, and some folks relish the creative challenge of improvisational cooking. Making something wonderful when you're forced to make do: that's the idea behind a new culinary competition series premiering this week. "Fridge Wars" debuts Sunday, Aug. 2, on CW. It's a surprising addition to the lineup since The CW isn't known for its ...