MasterChef

MasterChef

2010 - 2017, Quiz / Contest, Reality, Cookery
Amateur chefs in the US compete to become a culinary master and earn the title MasterChef. With judges Gordon Ramsay, Joe Bastianich and Graham Elliot Bowles

Episode Guide

  • MasterChef - The Finale, Pt. 2 (Season 13 Episode 21)
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    Season 13 Episode 21:

    The Finale, Pt. 2

    The remaining chefs compete for the trophy and the $250,000 prize; the winner is revealed; Joe Bastianich guest judges.

  • MasterChef - The Finale, Pt. 1; The Finale, Pt. 2 (Season 13 Episode 20)
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    Season 13 Episode 20:

    The Finale, Pt. 1; The Finale, Pt. 2

    The remaining chefs compete for the trophy and the $250,000 prize; Joe Bastianich guest judges.

  • MasterChef - The Finale, Pt. 1 (Season 13 Episode 20)
    NEW
    Season 13 Episode 20:

    The Finale, Pt. 1

    The remaining chefs compete for the trophy and the $250,000 prize; Joe Bastianich guest judges.

  • MasterChef - The Semi-Finals (Season 13 Episode 19)
    Season 13 Episode 19:

    The Semi-Finals

    The remaining chefs perform a series of skills tests that determine who makes it to the finale.

  • MasterChef - Something Fishy; The Semi-Finals (Season 13 Episode 18)
    Season 13 Episode 18:

    Something Fishy; The Semi-Finals

    The top six chefs cook a dish inspired by their families before an elimination test sends one or more home; remaining chefs perform a series of skills tests that determine who moves on to the finale.

  • MasterChef - Something Fishy (Season 13 Episode 18)
    Season 13 Episode 18:

    Something Fishy

    The top six chefs cook a dish inspired by their families; an elimination test sends one or more of them home.

  • MasterChef - Pop-Up Restaurant (Season 13 Episode 17)
    Season 13 Episode 17:

    Pop-Up Restaurant

    The top six chefs cook for food critics, writers and chefs in a team challenge at a vineyard.

  • MasterChef - Pop-Up Restaurant (Season 13 Episode 17)
    Season 13 Episode 17:

    Pop-Up Restaurant

    The top six chefs cook for food critics, writers and chefs in a team challenge at a vineyard.

  • MasterChef - Chopsticks & Pasta; Pop-Up Restaurant (Season 13 Episode 16)
    Season 13 Episode 16:

    Chopsticks & Pasta; Pop-Up Restaurant

    The top seven chefs must create an Asian-inspired dish centered on chopsticks; a pasta-themed elimination challenge; remaining six chefs cook for food critics, writers and chefs in a team challenge at a vineyard.

  • MasterChef - Chopsticks & Pasta (Season 13 Episode 16)
    Season 13 Episode 16:

    Chopsticks & Pasta

    The top seven chefs must create an Asian-inspired dish centered on chopsticks; a pasta-themed elimination challenge.

  • MasterChef - The Great Outdoors (Season 13 Episode 15)
    Season 13 Episode 15:

    The Great Outdoors

    The top eight cooks head to Big Bear Lake to cook fresh fish.

  • MasterChef - A Mexican Tag Team Challenge; The Great Outdoors (Season 13 Episode 14)
    Season 13 Episode 14:

    A Mexican Tag Team Challenge; The Great Outdoors

    The top nine must create a breakfast dish using Nutella as the key ingredient; a Mexican-themed tag-team challenge; the cooks head to Big Bear Lake to cook fresh fish.

  • MasterChef - A Mexican Tag Team Challenge (Season 13 Episode 14)
    Season 13 Episode 14:

    A Mexican Tag Team Challenge

    The top nine must create a breakfast dish using Nutella as the key ingredient; a Mexican-themed tag-team challenge.

  • MasterChef - Gordon's Game of Chicken (Season 13 Episode 13)
    Season 13 Episode 13:

    Gordon's Game of Chicken

    The top 10 cooks compete in a chicken-and-potato team challenge.

  • MasterChef - In a Pinch; Gordon's Game of Chicken (Season 13 Episode 12)
    Season 13 Episode 12:

    In a Pinch; Gordon's Game of Chicken

    The top 11 home cooks are tasked with extracting the most meat possible from crawfish, and the six weakest cooks compete in an elimination challenge; the remaining 10 cooks compete in a chicken-and-potato team challenge.

  • MasterChef - In a Pinch (Season 13 Episode 12)
    Season 13 Episode 12:

    In a Pinch

    The top 11 home cooks are tasked with extracting the most meat possible from crawfish, and the six weakest cooks compete in an elimination challenge.

  • MasterChef - Vegas Deluxe & Oyster Shucks (Season 13 Episode 11)
    Season 13 Episode 11:

    Vegas Deluxe & Oyster Shucks

    The top 12 cook for 50 entertainment and hospitality VIPs at the Caesars Palace 50th anniversary party; the losing team competes in the pressure test.

  • MasterChef - The MasterChef Returns (Season 13 Episode 10)
    Season 13 Episode 10:

    The MasterChef Returns

    The cooks prepare dishes using ingredients chosen by Shaun O'Neale, the reigning champion; a coconut-themed elimination challenge.

  • MasterChef - Holy Cannoli (Season 13 Episode 9)
    Season 13 Episode 9:

    Holy Cannoli

    The cooks prepare dishes for a roomful of guests using the guests' own ingredients; the losing team prepares cannolis in the pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Whole-y Cow! (Season 13 Episode 8)
    Season 13 Episode 8:

    Whole-y Cow!

    In the mystery box challenge, the top 15 cook randomly chosen parts of a cow; the winner receives a huge advantage moving forward; those who didn't impress must face off in an elimination challenge.

  • MasterChef - Breakfast, Lunch & Winner (Season 13 Episode 7)
    Season 13 Episode 7:

    Breakfast, Lunch & Winner

    Contestants take over breakfast service at the Peninsula Beverly Hills hotel; the failing team faces the pressure test and cooks a battered fish and chips dish.

  • MasterChef - Silenced by the Lambs (Season 13 Episode 6)
    Season 13 Episode 6:

    Silenced by the Lambs

    The cooks must prepare racks of lamb with fine artistry; those who fail to impress the judges re-create Ramsay's signature lamb chop dish in an elimination challenge.

  • MasterChef - Shell-Shocked & Scrambled (Season 13 Episode 5)
    Season 13 Episode 5:

    Shell-Shocked & Scrambled

    The Top 18 face a mystery box challenge that includes cooking some of the finest shellfish in the world; the lowest performing home cooks compete in an elimination challenge, during which they must create a Gordon Ramsay classic.

  • MasterChef - Shell-Shocked & Scrambled (Season 13 Episode 5)
    Season 13 Episode 5:

    Shell-Shocked & Scrambled

    The Top 18 face a mystery box challenge that includes cooking some of the finest shellfish in the world; the lowest performing home cooks compete in an elimination challenge, during which they must create a Gordon Ramsay classic.

  • MasterChef - Feeding the Lifeguards (Season 13 Episode 4)
    Season 13 Episode 4:

    Feeding the Lifeguards

    The chefs prepare fresh fish for 101 lifeguards, who then vote for their favorite dish; the losing team competes in a pressure test.

  • MasterChef - America's Grocery Bag (Season 13 Episode 3)
    Season 13 Episode 3:

    America's Grocery Bag

    The cooks create a dish using 12 of the most popular ingredients on any American's shopping list; the challenge winner gains an advantage moving forward.

  • MasterChef - America's Grocery Bag (Season 13 Episode 3)
    Season 13 Episode 3:

    America's Grocery Bag

    The cooks create a dish using 12 of the most popular ingredients on any American's shopping list; the challenge winner gains an advantage moving forward.

  • MasterChef - Battle for a White Apron, Pt. 2 (Season 13 Episode 2)
    Season 13 Episode 2:

    Battle for a White Apron, Pt. 2

    The contestants compete for one of the nine remaining spots in the Top 20.

  • MasterChef - Battle for a White Apron, Pt. 1 (Season 13 Episode 1)
    Season 13 Episode 1:

    Battle for a White Apron, Pt. 1

    When America's best home cooks travel to Los Angeles to compete in a challenge, they will face off against each other in an attempt to earn a place in the top 20.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Finale (Season 12 Episode 16)
    Season 12 Episode 16:

    Junior Edition: Finale

    The remaining cooks battle it out for the grand prize; Wolfgang Puck and Martha Stewart serve as guest-judges.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: The Semi Finals (Season 12 Episode 15)
    Season 12 Episode 15:

    Junior Edition: The Semi Finals

    The top four cooks must re-create a chocolate molten lava cake; in the elimination challenge, contestant create a dish using one of the world's most popular meats.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: The Semi Finals; Junior Edition: Finale (Season 12 Episode 15)
    Season 12 Episode 15:

    Junior Edition: The Semi Finals; Junior Edition: Finale

    The top four cooks create a chocolate molten lava cake; contestants create a dish using one of the world's most popular meats; two cooks battle it out for the grand prize; Wolfgang Puck and Martha Stewart serve as guest-judges.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Pop-Up Restaurant (Season 12 Episode 14)
    Season 12 Episode 14:

    Junior Edition: Pop-Up Restaurant

    The remaining contestants cook for food critics, chefs and journalists at a pop-up restaurant on the California coast; the winning team goes to the semifinals, while two young chefs from the losing team must leave the kitchen.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: The Muppets Take MasterChef (Season 12 Episode 13)
    Season 12 Episode 13:

    Junior Edition: The Muppets Take MasterChef

    The top six have 75 minutes to create an entrée for VIP guests, who will vote on the winning dish; the young cooks face an elimination challenge and welcome surprise guests Miss Piggy and Swedish Chef.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: The Muppets Take MasterChef; Junior Edition: Pop-Up Restaurant (Season 12 Episode 13)
    Season 12 Episode 13:

    Junior Edition: The Muppets Take MasterChef; Junior Edition: Pop-Up Restaurant

    The top six have 75 minutes to create an entrée for VIP guests; contestants cook for food critics, chefs and journalists at a pop-up restaurant on the California coast.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: An Extra Serving (Season 12 Episode 12)
    Season 12 Episode 12:

    Junior Edition: An Extra Serving

    Ramsay talks about some of his favorite moments and meals from the show's junior edition; past contestants visit; never-before-seen outtakes.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Tag Team (Season 12 Episode 11)
    Season 12 Episode 11:

    Junior Edition: Tag Team

    In the first mystery box challenge, the cooks must prepare a dish inspired by their families; the cooks team up in pairs to replicate a sushi platter; chef Edward Lee is a guest judge.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Winter Wonderland (Season 12 Episode 10)
    Season 12 Episode 10:

    Junior Edition: Winter Wonderland

    The cooks are split into teams of two and must replicate a gingerbread house; chef Aarón Sánchez joins the kitchen as a guest judge, and the kids cook up a Gordon Ramsay holiday classic.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Scouts Honor (Season 12 Episode 9)
    Season 12 Episode 9:

    Junior Edition: Scouts Honor

    The top 12 cooks are challenged to prepare a dish that includes a pork chop entrée and two sides and serve it to Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner (Season 12 Episode 8)
    Season 12 Episode 8:

    Junior Edition: Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner

    The kids who got sent home take a shot at reentering the competition; the six cooks participate in two challenges that involve breaking apart a chicken and using the parts to make unique dishes; with guest judge Richard Blais.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner (Season 12 Episode 8)
    Season 12 Episode 8:

    Junior Edition: Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner

    The kids who got sent home take a shot at reentering the competition; the six cooks participate in two challenges that involve breaking apart a chicken and using the parts to make unique dishes; with guest judge Richard Blais.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Pie-Eyed (Season 12 Episode 7)
    Season 12 Episode 7:

    Junior Edition: Pie-Eyed

    Guest judge Richard Blais; the cooks form groups of three to make as many pies as possible in 10 minutes; the kids must use a blowtorch in the making of an appetizer, entree or dessert, and they must use ingredients from the pantry.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: A Presidential Mystery Box (Season 12 Episode 6)
    Season 12 Episode 6:

    Junior Edition: A Presidential Mystery Box

    The top 14 cooks receive a mystery box challenge inspired by the White House garden from former first lady Michelle Obama; actress Julie Bowen watches the kids make a dish in honor of their moms.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: A Presidential Mystery Box (Season 12 Episode 6)
    Season 12 Episode 6:

    Junior Edition: A Presidential Mystery Box

    The top 14 cooks receive a mystery box challenge inspired by the White House garden from former first lady Michelle Obama; actress Julie Bowen watches the kids make a dish in honor of their moms.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Kitchen Emergencies (Season 12 Episode 5)
    Season 12 Episode 5:

    Junior Edition: Kitchen Emergencies

    The top 16 cooks face off in a team challenge, which involves cooking lunch for first responders; two cooks from the losing team get eliminated.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Batter Hurry Up (Season 12 Episode 4)
    Season 12 Episode 4:

    Junior Edition: Batter Hurry Up

    The cooks split into two teams and compete to prepare corn dogs; the contestants must prepare a juicy burger; guest judge Mayim Bialik.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Batter Hurry Up (Season 12 Episode 4)
    Season 12 Episode 4:

    Junior Edition: Batter Hurry Up

    The cooks split into two teams and compete to prepare corn dogs; the contestants must prepare a juicy burger; guest judge Mayim Bialik.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Just Like Gordon (Season 12 Episode 3)
    Season 12 Episode 3:

    Junior Edition: Just Like Gordon

    The top 20 cooks face the season's first mystery box challenge; the contestants must replicate chef Ramsay's hand-roasted sea bass; guest judge chef Aarón Sanchez.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: The Quest for an Apron, Pt. 2 (Season 12 Episode 2)
    Season 12 Episode 2:

    Junior Edition: The Quest for an Apron, Pt. 2

    The remaining junior cooks compete for the final 12 spots; dishes range from cupcakes to steak and lobster.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: The Quest for an Apron Part 1 (Season 12 Episode 1)
    Season 12 Episode 1:

    Junior Edition: The Quest for an Apron Part 1

    Sixteen junior home cooks from around the country compete for eight of the top 20 spots.

  • MasterChef - Finale Part 2 (Season 11 Episode 19)
    Season 11 Episode 19:

    Finale Part 2

    The remaining chefs have one hour to create entrees and one hour to create a dessert; the judges reveal the winner.

  • MasterChef - Finale Part 1; Finale Part 2 (Season 11 Episode 18)
    Season 11 Episode 18:

    Finale Part 1; Finale Part 2

    The remaining three contestants have one hour to prepare an appetizer dish; the chefs have one hour to create entrees and one hour to create a dessert; the judges reveal the winner.

  • MasterChef - Finale Part 1 (Season 11 Episode 18)
    Season 11 Episode 18:

    Finale Part 1

    The remaining three contestants have one hour to prepare an appetizer dish.

  • MasterChef - Finale Part 1 (Season 11 Episode 18)
    Season 11 Episode 18:

    Finale Part 1

    The remaining three contestants have one hour to prepare an appetizer dish.

  • MasterChef - Critics Choice (Season 11 Episode 17)
    Season 11 Episode 17:

    Critics Choice

    The contestants prepare a halibut or duck entree for food critics; the chefs prepare three pork dishes during the pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Family Drama (Season 11 Episode 16)
    Season 11 Episode 16:

    Family Drama

    Guest judge Richard Blais reveals the mystery box challenge; the contestants have five minutes to shop for 20 ingredients; one hopeful is sent home.

  • MasterChef - Family Drama; Critics Choice (Season 11 Episode 16)
    Season 11 Episode 16:

    Family Drama; Critics Choice

    Guest judge Richard Blais reveals the mystery box challenge; the contestants have five minutes to shop for 20 ingredients; one hopeful is sent home; the contestants prepare a halibut or duck entree for food critics; pork pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Family Drama (Season 11 Episode 16)
    Season 11 Episode 16:

    Family Drama

    Guest judge Richard Blais reveals the mystery box challenge; the contestants have five minutes to shop for 20 ingredients; one hopeful is sent home.

  • MasterChef - Tag Team; Pop-Up Restaurant (Season 11 Episode 14)
    Season 11 Episode 14:

    Tag Team; Pop-Up Restaurant

    The seven remaining cooks must prepare two dishes using three basic utensils; the contestants pair up to create a picnic platter in the elimination challenge; the six remaining contestants compete in a pop-up restaurant challenge.

  • MasterChef - Tag Team (Season 11 Episode 14)
    Season 11 Episode 14:

    Tag Team

    The seven remaining cooks must prepare two dishes using three basic utensils; the contestants pair up to create a picnic platter in the elimination challenge.

  • MasterChef - Tag Team (Season 11 Episode 14)
    Season 11 Episode 14:

    Tag Team

    The seven remaining cooks must prepare two dishes using three basic utensils; the contestants pair up to create a picnic platter in the elimination challenge.

  • MasterChef - Hot Potato (Season 11 Episode 13)
    Season 11 Episode 13:

    Hot Potato

    The top eight chefs compete in a three-part potato skill test; guest judge Kevin Sbraga.

  • MasterChef - Hot Potato (Season 11 Episode 13)
    Season 11 Episode 13:

    Hot Potato

    The top eight chefs compete in a three-part potato skill test; guest judge Kevin Sbraga.

  • MasterChef - 5 Star Food (Season 11 Episode 12)
    Season 11 Episode 12:

    5 Star Food

    The top nine chefs compete in the next Mystery Box Challenge as they create a dish from unique, upscale ingredients.

  • MasterChef - 5 Star Food; Hot Potato (Season 11 Episode 12)
    Season 11 Episode 12:

    5 Star Food; Hot Potato

    The top nine chefs compete in the next Mystery Box Challenge as they create a dish from unique upscale ingredients; in the elimination challenge, contestants cook with fresh or canned salmon; the top eight face a potato skill test.

  • MasterChef - 5 Star Food (Season 11 Episode 12)
    Season 11 Episode 12:

    5 Star Food

    The top nine chefs compete in the next Mystery Box Challenge as they create a dish from unique, upscale ingredients.

  • MasterChef - Sweet Surprise (Season 11 Episode 11)
    Season 11 Episode 11:

    Sweet Surprise

    The top 10 cooks create a Nutella breakfast dish.

  • MasterChef - The Weakest Links; Sweet Surprise (Season 11 Episode 10)
    Season 11 Episode 10:

    The Weakest Links; Sweet Surprise

    The losing contestants from the Sweet 16 Challenge create a three-layer birthday cake; after an elimination, the remaining cooks must prepare and serve dishes to 100 farmers; the top 10 cooks create a Nutella breakfast dish; guest judge Edward Lee.

  • MasterChef - The Weakest Links (Season 11 Episode 10)
    Season 11 Episode 10:

    The Weakest Links

    The losing contestants from the Sweet 16 Challenge compete; dishes are prepared for 100 farmers.

  • MasterChef - The Weakest Links (Season 11 Episode 10)
    Season 11 Episode 10:

    The Weakest Links

    The losing contestants from the Sweet 16 Challenge compete; dishes are prepared for 100 farmers.

  • MasterChef - A Piece of Cake (Season 11 Episode 9)
    Season 11 Episode 9:

    A Piece of Cake

    The remaining 12 contestants must create 30 dishes for teens celebrating their Sweet 16 birthdays; the cooks are split into teams and receive 16 surprise ingredients, and they get 60 minutes to prepare and present their dishes.

  • MasterChef - The Good, the Bad and the Offal; A Piece of Cake (Season 11 Episode 8)
    Season 11 Episode 8:

    The Good, the Bad and the Offal; A Piece of Cake

    Using $20 or less, contestants prepare four entree dishes; the remaining 12 cooks create dishes for Sweet 16 birthdays.

  • MasterChef - The Good, the Bad and the Offal (Season 11 Episode 8)
    Season 11 Episode 8:

    The Good, the Bad and the Offal

    The contestants must prepare four entree dishes using ingredients purchased for $20 or less; chef Edward Lee serves as guest judge.

  • MasterChef - Vets, Jets and Home Cooks (Season 11 Episode 7)
    Season 11 Episode 7:

    Vets, Jets and Home Cooks

    In a team challenge, the cooks must prepare a steak, two sides and a sauce for 101 hungry veterans; the losing team is faced with a dreaded pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Gordon Ramsay Masterclass; Vets, Jets and Home Cooks (Season 11 Episode 6)
    Season 11 Episode 6:

    Gordon Ramsay Masterclass; Vets, Jets and Home Cooks

    Chef Ramsay demonstrates how to make a lobster tortellini dish, then challenges the cooks to re-create the dish exactly as instructed; a team challenge requires the cooks to prepare a steak, two sides and a sauce for 101 veterans.

  • MasterChef - Gordon Ramsay Masterclass (Season 11 Episode 6)
    Season 11 Episode 6:

    Gordon Ramsay Masterclass

    Chef Ramsay demonstrates how to make a lobster tortellini dish, then challenges the cooks to re-create the dish exactly as instructed.

  • MasterChef - Gordon Ramsay Masterclass (Season 11 Episode 6)
    Season 11 Episode 6:

    Gordon Ramsay Masterclass

    Chef Ramsay demonstrates how to make a lobster tortellini dish, then challenges the cooks to re-create the dish exactly as instructed.

  • MasterChef - A Mexican Mystery (Season 11 Episode 5)
    Season 11 Episode 5:

    A Mexican Mystery

    The remaining 17 cooks are joined by Season 6 winner Claudia Sandoval and guest culinary judge Aarón Sánchez for the next challenge; contestants have 60 minutes to create a dish using Sandoval's favorite ingredients.

  • MasterChef - A Mexican Mystery (Season 11 Episode 5)
    Season 11 Episode 5:

    A Mexican Mystery

    The remaining 17 cooks are joined by Season 6 winner Claudia Sandoval and guest culinary judge Aarón Sánchez for the next challenge; contestants have 60 minutes to create a dish using Sandoval's favorite ingredients.

  • MasterChef - A MasterChef Wedding; A Mexican Mystery (Season 11 Episode 4)
    Season 11 Episode 4:

    A MasterChef Wedding; A Mexican Mystery

    The 18 cooks split into two teams to prepare appetizers and entrees for Season 6 contestant Nick Nappi's wedding day; the cooks must create dishes with the favorite ingredients of Claudia Sandoval, the Season 6 winner.

  • MasterChef - A MasterChef Wedding (Season 11 Episode 4)
    Season 11 Episode 4:

    A MasterChef Wedding

    The 18 cooks split into two teams to prepare appetizers and entrees for Season 6 contestant Nick Nappi's wedding day.

  • MasterChef - Wolfgang Puck (Season 11 Episode 3)
    Season 11 Episode 3:

    Wolfgang Puck

    The top 20 home cooks meet guest judge Wolfgang Puck, who introduces a potato-centric mystery box challenge; in the elimination challenge, the cooks must re-create one of Ramsay's signature dishes.

  • MasterChef - Battle for a White Apron, Part 2 (Season 11 Episode 2)
    Season 11 Episode 2:

    Battle for a White Apron, Part 2

    The home cooks go head-to-head with their culinary skills as the Battle of the Apron challenge continues.

  • MasterChef - Battle for a White Apron, Part 1 (Season 11 Episode 1)
    Season 11 Episode 1:

    Battle for a White Apron, Part 1

    Forty of the country's best home cooks compete in the Battle of the Apron challenge; the judges assess the contestants based on their culinary skills, a passion for food and the determination to out-perform their rivals.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: The Finale (Season 10 Episode 12)
    Season 10 Episode 12:

    Junior Edition: The Finale

    The two finalists face off as they prepare the most important menus of their lives; the winner is announced.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: The Finale (Season 10 Episode 12)
    Season 10 Episode 12:

    Junior Edition: The Finale

    The two finalists face off as they prepare the most important menus of their lives; the winner is announced.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Head of the Class (Season 10 Episode 11)
    Season 10 Episode 11:

    Junior Edition: Head of the Class

    The four remaining cooks participate in a souffle challenge, with the winner gaining an advantage in the elimination challenge; the contestants prepare a dish with pork; the judges decide who advances.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Head of the Class (Season 10 Episode 11)
    Season 10 Episode 11:

    Junior Edition: Head of the Class

    The four remaining cooks participate in a souffle challenge, with the winner gaining an advantage in the elimination challenge; the contestants prepare a dish with pork; the judges decide who advances.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: A Gordon Ramsay Dinner Party (Season 10 Episode 10)
    Season 10 Episode 10:

    Junior Edition: A Gordon Ramsay Dinner Party

    In a team challenge, the cooks must prepare a seared red snapper appetizer and a roasted venison loin entree; the semi-finalists are selected.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: A Gordon Ramsay Dinner Party (Season 10 Episode 10)
    Season 10 Episode 10:

    Junior Edition: A Gordon Ramsay Dinner Party

    In a team challenge, the cooks must prepare a seared red snapper appetizer and a roasted venison loin entree; the semi-finalists are selected.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Tag Team Time (Season 10 Episode 9)
    Season 10 Episode 9:

    Junior Edition: Tag Team Time

    A mystery box challenge includes Christina Tosi's favorite childhood foods; a tag-team platter challenge features international street food ingredients.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Hatching a Plan; Junior Edition: Tag Team Time (Season 10 Episode 8)
    Season 10 Episode 8:

    Junior Edition: Hatching a Plan; Junior Edition: Tag Team Time

    The junior home cooks compete to see who can complete the most deviled eggs in 12 minutes; a mystery box challenge features Christina Tosi's favorite childhood foods; a tag-team platter challenge features international street food ingredients.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Hatching a Plan (Season 10 Episode 8)
    Season 10 Episode 8:

    Junior Edition: Hatching a Plan

    The junior home cooks compete to see who can complete the most deviled eggs in 12 minutes; the contestants make their future cookbook's signature dish.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Blind Ambition (Season 10 Episode 7)
    Season 10 Episode 7:

    Junior Edition: Blind Ambition

    The cooks blindly taste a dish prepared by Gordon, then must re-create it; the cooks tackle their first restaurant challenge.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: When Life Gives You Lemons; Junior Edition: Blind Ambition (Season 10 Episode 6)
    Season 10 Episode 6:

    Junior Edition: When Life Gives You Lemons; Junior Edition: Blind Ambition

    The remaining junior home cooks are judged on their raspberry-mint lemonade; the cooks blindly taste a dish prepared by Gordon, then must re-create it; the cooks tackle their first restaurant challenge.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: When Life Gives You Lemons (Season 10 Episode 6)
    Season 10 Episode 6:

    Junior Edition: When Life Gives You Lemons

    The remaining junior home cooks are judged on their raspberry-mint lemonade; the losing team must make a dish from a decade in which one of the judges was born.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: Happy Birthday (Season 10 Episode 5)
    Season 10 Episode 5:

    Junior Edition: Happy Birthday

    The junior cooks prepare food for a birthday party for children -- with special guests; the cooks who lose the challenge must prepare a croquembouche in the elimination test.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: The Good, the Bad and the Smelly (Season 10 Episode 4)
    Season 10 Episode 4:

    Junior Edition: The Good, the Bad and the Smelly

    In their first team challenge, the junior cooks must prepare a large serving of seven-layer dip; the winners of the challenge choose wrinkly, smelly or spicy ingredients for the remaining cooks to use in the elimination challenge.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: One Small Step (Season 10 Episode 3)
    Season 10 Episode 3:

    Junior Edition: One Small Step

    Astronaut Tracy Dyson visits the junior cooks, who must prepare a unique dish highlighting a stellar ingredient; in the elimination challenge, the cooks make dishes featuring fish.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: A Sweet Surprise (Season 10 Episode 2)
    Season 10 Episode 2:

    Junior Edition: A Sweet Surprise

    Season 2 winner Logan shares some advice with the contestants; a cupcake frosting challenge; the contestants prepare a dish featuring scallops.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: A Sweet Surprise (Season 10 Episode 2)
    Season 10 Episode 2:

    Junior Edition: A Sweet Surprise

    Season 2 winner Logan shares some advice with the contestants; a cupcake frosting challenge; the contestants prepare a dish featuring scallops.

  • MasterChef - Junior Edition: New Kids on the Chopping Block (Season 10 Episode 1)
    Season 10 Episode 1:

    Junior Edition: New Kids on the Chopping Block

    Twenty-four junior cooks tackle their first mystery-box challenge: preparing a signature burger and a side; the challenge winner selects the main ingredient for the remaining contestants to work with in the elimination round.

  • MasterChef - The Finale (Season 9 Episode 20)
    Season 9 Episode 20:

    The Finale

    Two of the cooks create a three-course meal; the winner is revealed.

  • MasterChef - Team Gordon Ramsay; The Finale (Season 9 Episode 19)
    Season 9 Episode 19:

    Team Gordon Ramsay; The Finale

    The contestants create dishes for 30 guests with an important role in the culinary world; two cooks create three classic dishes in the pressure test; two of the cooks create a three-course meal; the winner is revealed.

  • MasterChef - Team Gordon Ramsay (Season 9 Episode 19)
    Season 9 Episode 19:

    Team Gordon Ramsay

    The contestants create dishes for 30 guests with an important role in the culinary world; two cooks create three classic dishes in the pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Think Inside the Box (Season 9 Episode 18)
    Season 9 Episode 18:

    Think Inside the Box

    The teams must create a unique appetizer and entree three times by using special ingredients; the pressure test has the chefs re-creating Christina Tosi's chocolate malted layer cake.

  • MasterChef - Return of the Champions (Season 9 Episode 17)
    Season 9 Episode 17:

    Return of the Champions

    The top five cooks must prepare a dish with pear, blue cheese, tomato, portobello mushroom and chocolate; former MasterChef winners and the challenge winner prepare baskets of ingredients for the pressure test.

  • MasterChef - The Restaurant Takeover (Season 9 Episode 16)
    Season 9 Episode 16:

    The Restaurant Takeover

    Each team must complete two appetizer and two entree dishes for restaurant guests; the pressure test has one team prepping, cooking and plating three different pasta dishes.

  • MasterChef - A Storm's a Brewing (Season 9 Episode 15)
    Season 9 Episode 15:

    A Storm's a Brewing

    The cooks must create a dish that features coffee as one of the main ingredients; during the pressure test, the contestants team up to re-create an elaborate party platter.

  • MasterChef - Getting A-Head in the Competition (Season 9 Episode 14)
    Season 9 Episode 14:

    Getting A-Head in the Competition

    The cooks split into teams to prepare vegetarian meals; the pressure test has the cooks creating meals composed of cuts from an animal's head.

  • MasterChef - A Little Southern Flare (Season 9 Episode 13)
    Season 9 Episode 13:

    A Little Southern Flare

    The contestants must prepare a flambe; the challenge winner selects which Southern dish the contestants will cook.

  • MasterChef - Family Reunion (Season 9 Episode 12)
    Season 9 Episode 12:

    Family Reunion

    The cooks prepare family-style meals for special diners; the cooks create a gnocchi-in-brown-sage-butter-sauce dish for the pressure test challenge.

  • MasterChef - Moo-vers and Bakers (Season 9 Episode 11)
    Season 9 Episode 11:

    Moo-vers and Bakers

    The cooks create steak meals for 101 cowboys and ranchers; the losing team participates in a pressure test baking tarts.

  • MasterChef - Rice Rice Baby (Season 9 Episode 10)
    Season 9 Episode 10:

    Rice Rice Baby

    The contestants compete to see who can prepare the best rice dish in 60 minutes; for the elimination challenge, the cooks create dishes based on dynamic duo ingredients.

  • MasterChef - Gordon's Greatest Hits (Season 9 Episode 9)
    Season 9 Episode 9:

    Gordon's Greatest Hits

    The cooks must taste and then re-create Ramsay's signature beef Wellington; the cooks with the worst dishes compete in a pressure test featuring another one of Ramsay's signature dishes.

  • MasterChef - Happy Birthday MasterChef (Season 9 Episode 8)
    Season 9 Episode 8:

    Happy Birthday MasterChef

    Each team prepares a two-course menu for a 100th-episode celebration; contestants must make a three-layer birthday cake in the pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Bring Home the Bacon (Season 9 Episode 7)
    Season 9 Episode 7:

    Bring Home the Bacon

    The home cooks must create an elevated breakfast dish in 45 minutes; the challenge winner receives advantages that include immunity in the mystery box challenge, in which the contestants must make TV dinners.

  • MasterChef - What Happens in Vegas Steaks in Vegas (Season 9 Episode 6)
    Season 9 Episode 6:

    What Happens in Vegas Steaks in Vegas

    The cooks travel to Las Vegas and split into two teams to prepare food for 101 performers; the better-received team is safe from the pressure test; the cooks face steak challenges that measure temperature and taste.

  • MasterChef - Clawing to Victory (Season 9 Episode 5)
    Season 9 Episode 5:

    Clawing to Victory

    The cooks compete to prepare the best crab dish, with the winner gaining a significant advantage before the elimination; the cooks create versions of dishes using corn.

  • MasterChef - Cinnamon Roll-er Coaster (Season 9 Episode 4)
    Season 9 Episode 4:

    Cinnamon Roll-er Coaster

    The teams create their own versions of an amusement park burger and a fish and chips dish for park guests; the losing team faces a cinnamon roll pressure test.

  • MasterChef - You're the Apple of My Pie (Season 9 Episode 3)
    Season 9 Episode 3:

    You're the Apple of My Pie

    The contestants are faced with their first mystery box challenge that includes ingredients that could be found in the average home; in a pressure test, contestants must prepare their version of an apple pie.

  • MasterChef - Top 22 Compete (Season 9 Episode 2)
    Season 9 Episode 2:

    Top 22 Compete

    Some of America's best home cooks present their signature dishes to the judges: Gordon Ramsay, Graham Elliot and the newest addition to the panel, Christina Tosi.

  • MasterChef - Top 40 Compete; Top 22 Compete (Season 9 Episode 1)
    Season 9 Episode 1:

    Top 40 Compete; Top 22 Compete

    Forty of America's best home cooks present their signature dishes to the judges: Gordon Ramsay, Graham Elliot and the newest addition to the panel, Christina Tosi.

  • MasterChef - Top 40 Compete (Season 9 Episode 1)
    Season 9 Episode 1:

    Top 40 Compete

    Forty of America's best home cooks present their signature dishes to the judges: Gordon Ramsay, Graham Elliot and the newest addition to the panel, Christina Tosi.

  • MasterChef - Winner Chosen (Season 6 Episode 19)
    Season 6 Episode 19:

    Winner Chosen

    The cooks face a final pressure test; the judges chose a winner.

  • MasterChef - Top 3 Compete; Winner Chosen (Season 6 Episode 18)
    Season 6 Episode 18:

    Top 3 Compete; Winner Chosen

    The final three contestants create dishes for a panel of judges representing all 50 states; two cooks face a pressure test with classic American desserts; the judges choose a winner.

  • MasterChef - Top 4 Compete (Season 6 Episode 17)
    Season 6 Episode 17:

    Top 4 Compete

    A final team challenge establishes who will move on to the top three.

  • MasterChef - Top 5 Compete; Top 4 Compete (Season 6 Episode 16)
    Season 6 Episode 16:

    Top 5 Compete; Top 4 Compete

    Joined by VIP kitchen guests, the cooks prepare dishes inspired by loved ones; the cooks face a challenge involving rare protein dishes; a final team challenge establishes who will move on to the top three.

  • MasterChef - Top 5 Compete (Season 6 Episode 16)
    Season 6 Episode 16:

    Top 5 Compete

    Joined by VIP kitchen guests, the cooks prepare dishes inspired by loved ones; the cooks face a challenge involving rare protein dishes.

  • MasterChef - Top 6 Compete (Season 6 Episode 15)
    Season 6 Episode 15:

    Top 6 Compete

    Ramsay works alongside the cooks as they take over a high-end restaurant in Los Angeles; croquembouche pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Top 7 Compete (Season 6 Episode 14)
    Season 6 Episode 14:

    Top 7 Compete

    The remaining contestants receive hometown encouragement as they prepare savory apple dishes; while the challenge winner is safe from elimination, the other contestants form teams of two and make a variety of potstickers.

  • MasterChef - Top 8 Compete (Season 6 Episode 13)
    Season 6 Episode 13:

    Top 8 Compete

    The cooks split into teams of two and prepare a poultry dish using different parts of the chicken; two pairs face a pressure test with eggs.

  • MasterChef - Top 10 Compete (Season 6 Episode 12)
    Season 6 Episode 12:

    Top 10 Compete

    The home cooks split into two teams and create menus of healthy football game concessions for an entire stadium; the cooks on the losing team must create three unique prawn dishes in a pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Top 11 Compete (Season 6 Episode 11)
    Season 6 Episode 11:

    Top 11 Compete

    For the first time, the contestants get to choose between two mystery boxes: one filled with high-end ingredients and one containing ordinary items; the winner of the challenge chooses which type of stuffed pasta the remaining cooks make.

  • MasterChef - Top 12 Compete (Season 6 Episode 10)
    Season 6 Episode 10:

    Top 12 Compete

    The cooks prepare romantic dinners for couples celebrating anniversaries; Ramsay's wife joins him for dinner; the losing team create their own truffle recipes for a box of chocolates.

  • MasterChef - Top 13 Compete (Season 6 Episode 9)
    Season 6 Episode 9:

    Top 13 Compete

    The cooks must create a dish using Alaskan king salmon; during the elimination round, the cooks create a dish using one judge's favorite ingredients.

  • MasterChef - Top 14 Compete (Season 6 Episode 8)
    Season 6 Episode 8:

    Top 14 Compete

    The remaining 14 cooks work in two sets of teams at a busy, iconic diner in Los Angeles; the members of the losing team must make a three-layer red velvet cake during a pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Top 15 Compete (Season 6 Episode 7)
    Season 6 Episode 7:

    Top 15 Compete

    The contestants must put aside their difference as they pair up to create a surf-and-turf dish; the challenge losers face a pressure test featuring spring rolls.

  • MasterChef - Top 16 Compete (Season 6 Episode 6)
    Season 6 Episode 6:

    Top 16 Compete

    The contestants prepare a dish using canned foods; MasterChef winner Luca Manfe and MasterChef Junior winner Alexander Weiss help determine what dish the contestants cook in the elimination round.

  • MasterChef - Top 17 Compete (Season 6 Episode 5)
    Season 6 Episode 5:

    Top 17 Compete

    The contestants prepare a seafood menu for a beachfront wedding; one team faces a challenge featuring a meal with steak and fries.

  • MasterChef - Top 18 Compete (Season 6 Episode 4)
    Season 6 Episode 4:

    Top 18 Compete

    The contestants tackle a seafood challenge, with the winner choosing what dessert the others will prepare in the elimination round.

  • MasterChef - Top 20 Compete (Season 6 Episode 3)
    Season 6 Episode 3:

    Top 20 Compete

    The cooks compete to feed 500 male and female troops on a desert Army base; the losing team faces a pressure test featuring blueberry pie.

  • MasterChef - Top 22 Compete (Season 6 Episode 2)
    Season 6 Episode 2:

    Top 22 Compete

    The contestants must prepare a unique dish in the first mystery box challenge -- which features ingredients typically used in desserts; in the next round, the contestants prepare a classic American dish.

  • MasterChef - Top 30 Compete (Season 6 Episode 1)
    Season 6 Episode 1:

    Top 30 Compete

    Amateur cooks prepare their signature dishes for the judges in hope of earning a white apron.

  • MasterChef - Top 4 Compete; Top 3 Compete (Season 4 Episode 23)
    Season 4 Episode 23:

    Top 4 Compete; Top 3 Compete

    The cooks split into two teams for the mystery box challenge; the remaining three contestants cook more sophisticated versions of the dishes they made in their initial auditions.

  • MasterChef - Top 5 Compete, Part 2 (Season 4 Episode 22)
    Season 4 Episode 22:

    Top 5 Compete, Part 2

    Two cooks advance to the finals while the remaining three face a pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Top 5 Compete, Parts 1 and 2 (Season 4 Episode 21)
    Season 4 Episode 21:

    Top 5 Compete, Parts 1 and 2

    The judges are joined by their sons, who help critique a mystery box challenge; the contestants must re-create one of the greatest dishes the judges have tasted; the contestants prepare a Southern-inspired dish for volunteers at a ranch.

  • MasterChef - Top 5 Compete, Part 1 (Season 4 Episode 21)
    Season 4 Episode 21:

    Top 5 Compete, Part 1

    The judges are joined by their sons, who help critique a mystery box challenge; re-creating a dish.

  • MasterChef - Top 4 Compete (Season 4 Episode 20)
    Season 4 Episode 20:

    Top 4 Compete

    The cooks must re-create popular dishes served at a fine-dining restaurant in downtown Los Angeles; the losing team must prepare a perfect plate of fried calamari with a side of marinara sauce.

  • MasterChef - Top 7 Compete (Season 4 Episode 19)
    Season 4 Episode 19:

    Top 7 Compete

    The cooks must prepare a T-bone steak dish; the challenge winner assigns a type of poultry to the other contestants.

  • MasterChef - Top 6 Compete (Season 4 Episode 18)
    Season 4 Episode 18:

    Top 6 Compete

    Previously eliminated contestants get the chance to get back in the competition by perfectly frying an egg and preparing a salmon dish.

  • MasterChef - Top 7 Compete (Season 4 Episode 17)
    Season 4 Episode 17:

    Top 7 Compete

    The cooks create dishes inspired by loved ones; tag-team sushi challenge.

  • MasterChef - Top 8 Compete (Season 4 Episode 16)
    Season 4 Episode 16:

    Top 8 Compete

    The cooks compete in an overnight challenge; the losing team faces a spun sugar dessert pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Top 9 Compete (Season 4 Episode 15)
    Season 4 Episode 15:

    Top 9 Compete

    The nine remaining contestants make sausage link dishes using a sausage maker, with the winner choosing the ingredient to be used in the canned versus fresh challenge.

  • MasterChef - Top 10 Compete (Season 4 Episode 14)
    Season 4 Episode 14:

    Top 10 Compete

    In a pressure test, contestants must prepare a perfect chicken breast three different ways.

  • MasterChef - Top 11 Compete; Top 10 Compete (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    Top 11 Compete; Top 10 Compete

    Restaurateur Eva Longoria selects Mexican-inspired ingredients for a mystery box challenge; the contestants must prepare fish tacos for hungry surfers; in a pressure test, contestants must prepare a perfect chicken breast three different ways.

  • MasterChef - Top 11 Compete (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    Top 11 Compete

    Restaurateur Eva Longoria selects Mexican-inspired ingredients for a mystery box challenge.

  • MasterChef - Top 12 Compete (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    Top 12 Compete

    The contestants prepare a meal for a wedding party; contestants must prepare macaroons in a pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Top 13 Compete; Top 12 Compete (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    Top 13 Compete; Top 12 Compete

    The contestants must think on their feet when a mystery box challenge includes an unexpected ingredient; season three winner Christine Ha has a surprise for the home cooks; contestants prepare macaroons in a pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Top 13 Compete (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    Top 13 Compete

    The contestants must think on their feet when a mystery box challenge includes an unexpected ingredient; season three winner Christine Ha has a surprise for the home cooks.

  • MasterChef - Top 15 Compete; Top 14 Compete (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    Top 15 Compete; Top 14 Compete

    Using foreign delicacies, the contestants create a dish, then visit the Hollywood set of "Glee."

  • MasterChef - Top 15 Compete (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    Top 15 Compete

    The contestants must create a dish using foreign delicacies; the contestants visit the set of "Glee."

  • MasterChef - Top 16 Compete, Part 2 (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Top 16 Compete, Part 2

    Four cooks prepare burger dishes at Gordon Ramsay BurGR in Las Vegas.

  • MasterChef - Top 16 Compete, Part 1 (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Top 16 Compete, Part 1

    The cooks prepare a steak meal for firefighters; the challenge losers cook eggs benedict.

  • MasterChef - Top 16 Compete, Part 1 and Part 2 (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Top 16 Compete, Part 1 and Part 2

    The cooks prepare a steak meal for firefighters; the challenge losers cook eggs Benedict; four cooks prepare burger dishes at Gordon Ramsay BurGR in Las Vegas.

  • MasterChef - Top 18 Compete; Top 17 Compete (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Top 18 Compete; Top 17 Compete

    The cooks must create a healthy meal for 300 school children; the cooks must prepare a dish using mystery box ingredients, which include cod.

  • MasterChef - Top 19 Revealed; Top 19 Compete (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Top 19 Revealed; Top 19 Compete

    The judges pare down the competition in the final round of auditions; the cooks take on a lamb challenge; the top 19 contestants face a mystery box challenge; the contestants face elimination.

  • MasterChef - Top 19 Revealed (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Top 19 Revealed

    The judges pare down the competition in the final round of auditions; the cooks take on a lamb challenge.

  • MasterChef - Auditions No. 1; Auditions No. 2 (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Auditions No. 1; Auditions No. 2

    Home cooks present dishes to the judges.

  • MasterChef - Auditions No. 1 (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Auditions No. 1

    Home cooks present dishes to the judges.

  • MasterChef - Top 2 Compete (Season 3 Episode 20)
    Season 3 Episode 20:

    Top 2 Compete

    The remaining cooks make a final effort to impress the judges; one contestant wins the grand prize.

  • MasterChef - Top 3 Compete (Season 3 Episode 19)
    Season 3 Episode 19:

    Top 3 Compete

    The final three contestants are asked to reflect on their culinary experiences and create a dish that embodies their personality and passion; the top two contestants are chosen.

  • MasterChef - Top 5 Complete (Season 3 Episode 17)
    Season 3 Episode 17:

    Top 5 Complete

    The cooks select mystery box ingredients that represent who they are; the judges surprise the cooks with a twist; the cooks re-create a dish that Graham Elliot served to the president.

  • MasterChef - Top 6 Compete, Part 3 (Season 3 Episode 16)
    Season 3 Episode 16:

    Top 6 Compete, Part 3

    The cooks split into two teams to replicate signature dishes at an award-winning restaurant; the contestants must prepare steak three ways.

  • MasterChef - Top 6 Compete, Part 2 (Season 3 Episode 15)
    Season 3 Episode 15:

    Top 6 Compete, Part 2

    The cooks face a mystery box challenge featuring shrimp, with the winner choosing a savory item the hopefuls will have to use in a dessert dish.

  • MasterChef - Top 6 Compete, Parts 1 & 2 (Season 3 Episode 14)
    Season 3 Episode 14:

    Top 6 Compete, Parts 1 & 2

    Eight previously eliminated contestants return to compete for a chance to rejoin the game; the cooks must use shrimp in a dish; the challenge winner chooses a savory item to use in a dessert.

  • MasterChef - Top 6 Compete, Part 1 (Season 3 Episode 14)
    Season 3 Episode 14:

    Top 6 Compete, Part 1

    Eight previously eliminated contestants return to compete for a chance to rejoin the competition.

  • MasterChef - Top 7 Compete (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    Top 7 Compete

    Chef Paula Deen selects items for the mystery box challenge, which includes Southern staples and a surprise for the contestants; the challenge winner pairs the remaining contestants, who must prepare a Japanese dish as a team.

  • MasterChef - Top 8 Compete; Top 7 Compete (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    Top 8 Compete; Top 7 Compete

    The finalists prepare and serve a steak meal to 101 cowboys at a rodeo; guest judge Paula Deen picks the mystery box ingredients.

  • MasterChef - Top 8 Compete (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    Top 8 Compete

    The eight finalists must prepare, cook and serve a hearty meal to 101 cowboys; the challenge losers must prepare six eggs four different ways in only 20 minutes.

  • MasterChef - Top Nine Compete (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    Top Nine Compete

    The cooks must incorporate sea urchin into their creations; the winner of the mystery box challenge assigns the others one of eight different types of fish.

  • MasterChef - Top 12 Compete (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Top 12 Compete

    The contestants are divided into three teams for a food truck challenge; the challenge losers face a pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Top 14 Compete (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Top 14 Compete

    The judges split the cooks into teams to prepare breakfast for hotel guests; the members of the losing team must prove they deserve to stay in the competition.

  • MasterChef - Top 16 Compete (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Top 16 Compete

    The contestants travel to Camp Pendleton, Calif., where they work in teams to prepare a meal for 200 servicemen and women.

  • MasterChef - Top 18 Compete (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Top 18 Compete

    The top 18 contestants must create a dish using duck and bananas; the judges challenge the cooks to use unusual ingredients.

  • MasterChef - Auditions No. 3; Top 36 Bootcamp (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Auditions No. 3; Top 36 Bootcamp

    The contestants compete in a ground beef challenge.

  • MasterChef - Auditions No. 2 (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Auditions No. 2

    The judges critique the food and eliminate contestants.

  • MasterChef - Top 3 Compete; Winner Revealed (Season 2 Episode 19)
    Season 2 Episode 19:

    Top 3 Compete; Winner Revealed

    One contestant wins the grand prize of $250,000.

  • MasterChef - Top 4 Compete (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:

    Top 4 Compete

    The four remaining contestants prepare dishes for judges from around the world.

  • MasterChef - Top 6 Compete (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:

    Top 6 Compete

    The six remaining cooks compete for a spot in the next round.

  • MasterChef - Top 8 Compete Again (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:

    Top 8 Compete Again

    After being spared from elimination, the eight remaining cooks again vie for a spot in the next round; two contestants are eliminated.

  • MasterChef - Top 8 Compete (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    Top 8 Compete

    The remaining contestants try to impress the judges.

  • MasterChef - Top 9 Compete (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Top 9 Compete

    The contestants try to impress the judges and advance to the next round.

  • MasterChef - Top 10 Compete (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Top 10 Compete

    The 10 remaining cooks compete for a spot in the next round.

  • MasterChef - Top 11 Compete (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    Top 11 Compete

    The cooks compete for a spot in the next round.

  • MasterChef - Top 13 Compete (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Top 13 Compete

    The cooks compete for a spot in the next round.

  • MasterChef - Top 14 Compete (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Top 14 Compete

    The cooks compete for a spot in the next round.

  • MasterChef - Top 15 Compete (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Top 15 Compete

    The contestants hope to impress the judges and advance to the next round.

  • MasterChef - Top 16 Compete (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Top 16 Compete

    The contestants form two teams that must cook a five-course meal for hundreds of diners; one contestant is sent home.

  • MasterChef - Top 16 Revealed (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Top 16 Revealed

    The contestants have one hour to prepare a dish using surprise ingredients; the winner picks the ingredients for the elimination round.

  • MasterChef - Top 18 Revealed (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Top 18 Revealed

    The contestants prove they are proficient in basic kitchen techniques.

  • MasterChef - Audition No. 3; Top 38 Revealed (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Audition No. 3; Top 38 Revealed

    The top 38 contestants are revealed.

  • MasterChef - Audition 2 (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Audition 2

    Hopefuls vie for a spot in the top 38.

  • MasterChef - Audition 1 (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Audition 1

    Hopefuls prepare signature dishes in hope of impressing the judges.

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    MasterChef

    The winner is revealed.

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    MasterChef

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    MasterChef

    After enduring pressure tests and grueling challenges, the remaining chefs compete for $250,000 and a cookbook-publishing deal.

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    MasterChef

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    MasterChef

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    MasterChef

    The top six contestants must catch fish to prepare.

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    MasterChef

    When the contestants cater a fancy wedding, the main course goes missing; another cook is eliminated.

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    MasterChef

    When the contestants cater a fancy wedding, the main course goes missing; another cook is eliminated.

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    MasterChef

    When the contestants cater a fancy wedding, the main course goes missing; another cook is eliminated.

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    MasterChef

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    MasterChef

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    MasterChef

    The contestants are asked to make a single cupcake; chef Cat Cora and the contestants cook at a truck stop.

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    MasterChef

    The cooks prepare their best dishes in hopes of impressing the judges.

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    MasterChef

    The cooks prepare their best dishes in hopes of impressing the judges.

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    MasterChef

    One team is safe from elimination after winning a challenge where they spend the day feeding hundreds of Marines; the losing team faces a pressure test.

  • MasterChef - Top 14 Revealed (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Top 14 Revealed

    The cooks must prove that they have mastered basic kitchen techniques; the judges reveal which cooks have made it into the top 14.

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    MasterChef

    Auditions continue as amateur cooks try to impress the judges.

  • MasterChef - MasterChef (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    MasterChef

    Cooks share their signature dishes with the judges in hopes of advancing to the next round of the competition.