A chef is poisoned to death during a competition, and CBI is forced to find his killer among his competitors, his estranged wife, and his ambitious assistant.
Did You Know?
Ricin doesn't kill as quickly as shown in the series. It's a deadly, but relatively slow acting, poison that takes several days to take effect.
Even if the victims were overcome by ricin poisoning, they would suffer in agony for several days. See more
Tell Mr. Jane, he's a mean, irresponsible sadist.
Oh, I will.
Referenced in The Mentalist: Blood Money