September 2018

The Semi Final

4.5 5 x
In teams of two, the final home cooks must prepare a delectable entrée for chefs Daniel Boulud, Jonathan Waxman and Lidia Bastianich.

Cooking with Heart

Expired 4.0 4 x
The remaining five receive a heart-warming mystery box challenge, in which contestants will create a dish inspired by their loved-ones.
August 2018

Waste Not Want Not

Expired 3.0 1 x
The seven home cooks that remain tackle a Mystery Box challenge where they must prepare the best-quality dish that they can from food scraps.

Tag Team

Expired 4.0 2 x
The contestants must prepare to compete in the feared Tag Team Challenge.

Just for the Halibut

Expired 4.0 4 x
The Top 12 face another skills test in which they must replicate how to properly break down a halibut.

Frying Tonight

Expired 3.0 9 x
The Top 13 contestants must make a dish with a deep-fried element for their mystery box challenge, where the judges will also cook with them.

The Kids Are Alright

Expired 3.0 7 x
The Top 14 contestants are broken up into two teams before they are challenged to prepare 39 dishes of one recipe for a group of critical judges.
July 2018

Rise or Fall

Expired 4.0 6 x
The remaining home cooks are put into pairs and are challenged to use five ingredients to prepare a restaurant-quality dish.

The Big Not Easy

Expired 3.0 6 x
The contestants must create a dish using two items from a mystery box that contains fresh seafood.

A Gordon Ramsay Wedding

Expired 3.0 2 x
The contestants head to Malibu, CA, and cook for MASTERCHEF Season Seven winner Shaun O’Neale’s wedding.