Thirty-six of America’s finest home cooks enter the MasterChef kitchen in hopes of making it into the Top 20, on the season premiere.
With only 8 aprons remaining in the audition rounds, the home cooks rush to create their signature dish in just under 45 minutes.
Competition kicks off for The Top 20 with a culinary boot camp to weed out the cooks from the chefs.
The Top 18 contestants face their first team challenge in a MasterChef 10th anniversary-themed pool party!
The top eighteen battle it out for immunity in an epic team challenge. Discover which contestant has to hand over their apron.
The Top 17 compete in a high-pressure mystery box challenge, inspired by special guest Alessandra Ambrosio, for a shot at immunity.
The contestants arrive ready to compete in another elimination challenge, in which they must replicate the dish du jour in one hour.
The Top 16 home cooks fight for immunity in an epic team challenge as they learn to make an authentic Italian meal at Joe’s restaurant.
With two eliminations on the line, the pressure is on for the losing team in one of the most daunting challenges: the tag-team challenge.
The Top 14 home cooks are split into two teams to prepare 45 meals in only 90 minutes for a wedding to be held in the MasterChef kitchen.
The losing team from the previous episode now have to present their best beef dish to the judges in the dreaded elimination challenge.
The Top 13 endure an immunity challenge fit for a king when they are tasked with breaking down Alaskan king crabs.
In another mystery box challenge, the home cooks are forced to rise to the occasion, and one home cook is sliced out of the competition.
The Top 12 are in for a sweet treat in this week’s immunity challenge when they have to replicate gorgeous cakes for the judges.
The surprises continue as the home cooks must create one dozen delicious macarons for their next elimination challenge.
The Top 10 contestants test their speed in a special team challenge, taking place in a surprising location: Irwindale Speedway.
The chef-testants return to the MasterChef kitchen ready to face yet another Mystery Box Challenge. Watch as surprise after surprise ensues.
The MasterChef set gets a futuristic spin as the Top Nine enter the kitchen and Grant Achatz shows them the art of unconventional plating.
The judges introduce an unusual special guest, Marley the Pig, and then the home cooks have to produce their own sausage in under an hour.
The contestants have 60 minutes to create an elevated one-pan-wonder dish using a staple kitchen tool: the cast iron pan.
Family members of the Top Seven make a surprise visit to watch them make their favourite family-inspired dishes in an immunity challenge.
For the first time in MasterChef history, the Top Six travel across the pond to London for a culinary experience they will never forget.
The Top 4 chefs travel to historic Hatfield House where they must cook for both the judges and for British cooking royalty Nigella Lawson.
On the 2-hour season finale, the Top 3 are ready to tackle their final dishes in hopes of crossing the finish line and coming out on top!
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