Our invitations to the Oscars got lost again—and no one even asked our opinion on the nominees. Well, fine. We'll host our own awards show. Fasten your bow tie. Slip on your gown. Construct your Champagne tower. (Order a pizza, at the very least.) And put your hands together for 2015's award-winning
Like fireworks, no?
Big Night style—but with the benefit of a nonstick pot.
Best Visual Effects
The wiggle on this guy really won our judges over.
It made us all cry. Grab your hankies.
A brilliant, unexpected pairing.
It took a lot of carving to get this chicken to its current, beautiful state.
Best Live Action Short
So briefly in flame, so completely stunning.
Best Costume Design
A deep-dish crust technique that transforms pies—sweet and savory.
Best Animated Feature
Best Leading Role
This take on a Panda Express classic was a surprise win—but orange you glad?
Best Supporting Role
The dressing on this rice salad is truly so good we could drink it. One of our judges has gotten very close to doing so.
Best Supporting Roll
An unprecedented tie! 2015 was a banner year for rolls.
We'd like to thank our parents, and our test kitchen chefs, and our editors, and our tech team, and our community members, and... Nominate your own winners in the comments.