It’s the last challenge of the semi-finals, and the six remaining amateurs must cook-off to win a coveted place in the prestigious MasterChef finals.
They must each cook an outstanding dish to win over three of the country’s most revered restaurant critics – Grace Dent, Jay Rayner and Jimi Famurewa. Serving food to these masters of the dining room is a daunting task for the most adept of chefs, and these talented home cooks now have to put their skills and palates on the line. Any mistakes could cost them the competition, so the is pressure firmly on. A tense and thrilling battle culminates in a difficult decision. Who will John Torode and Gregg Wallace take through to the finals?
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MasterChef UK Show Summary
It was in 1990 that MasterChef first hit our screens. With Loyd Grossman presenting, each series saw 3 contestants compete to be crowned Britain’s best amateur chef. From these humble beginnings MasterChef has gone on to be the most successful factual-entertainment format in the world, consistently breaking records and winning accolades.
What’s more, the show now exists in four formats: MasterChef, MasterChef: The Professionals, Celebrity MasterChef and Junior MasterChef.
Each focuses on finding the country’s best food talent through a series of cooking challenges while inspiring millions of viewers everywhere to believe that they too can transform their lives through food.