|"Tastes Like a Million Dollars"|
|Episode Number||5/12 (196)|
|First Broadcast||October 24, 2010|
|Previous||"We Should Have Brought Gloves and Butt Pads"|
|Next||"Run, Babushka, Run"|
Tastes Like a Million Dollars is the fifth episode of The Amazing Race 17.
The order of departure from the Swedish side of the Swedish–Norwegian Border are as follows:
The Fast Forward instructions were given to them after receiving their clue at Fagernesfjellet Mountain.
Teams must drive themselves to Stornaustet, where they will have to eat a tradition Norwegian Christmas dish, smalahove, which consists of a roasted sheep's head. Once they've both eaten at least one half of their serving, they will win the Fast Forward. Nat & Kat won the Fast Forward.
Teams must travel back down the mountain and drive themselves to Skjomen Bridge, where they will find their next clue.
The team member assigned to this Roadblock would have to rappel off the Skjomen Bridge and then signal for one of two waiting boats to give them their next clue. After retrieving the clue from the boat, the team member has to use a mechanical ascender to return to the bridge deck.
The Roadblock performers per team are underlined:
Teams must drive themselves to Hårvika to find their next clue.
Choice A: Bike
Teams would have to ride a bicycle along a course to a sign, where combinations of numbers and colors were shown. Teams then have to memorize the combination of the color that matched the color on their bike, return to the starting point, and then use the combination to unlock their next clue.
Choice B: Boat
Teams would have to use a reference map to navigate a boat to a specific location. They then have to deliver two cod and a chainsaw to a summer lodge to receive their next clue.
First Place • Eliminated • Last placer in Non-Elimination Leg • Saved from elimination by the Salvage Pass or The Save • Season winner • Season 2nd place • Season 3rd place • ► Used the Fast Forward • ϵ Used the Express Pass• ⊂ User of the first Double U-Turn slot • ⊃ Recipient of the first Double U-Turn slot • ⋐ User of the second Double U-Turn slot • ⋑ Recipient of the second Double U-Turn slot
- This episode's title is said by Kat, comparing the taste of the sheep's head to victory at the Fast Forward.
|The Amazing Race 17 Episode List|
"They Don't Call It The Amazing Race For Nothin!" · "A Kiss Saves the Day" · "In Phil We Trust" · "We Should Have Brought Gloves and Butt Pads" · "Tastes Like a Million Dollars" · "Run, Babushka, Run" · "I Want to Be In the Circus, That's Where I Belong" · "Ali Baba In a Suit" · "There's a Lot of Nuts and Bullets" · "I Hate Chinese Food" · "I'm Surrounded by Ninjas" · "Hi. I'm Sorry. I'm In a Race"