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The judges for the Asparagus battle are:
- Photographer Tenmei Kanō (加納典明)
- Singer Yūko Asano (浅野ゆう子)
- Newscaster Norio Fukutome (福留功男)
- Fortune teller Kazuko Hosoki (細木数子)
Draw, due to tied judge count and tied points.
The winner is determined by the number of judges who rule in favor of a chef. If there is a split vote, it comes down to total points. If points are also tied, the match ends in a draw.