Dave McKinnon became the ninth contestant from the Top 16 to leave MasterChef New Zealand on Tuesday 24th April (7.30 pm – 8.30 pm) on TV ONE.
In tonight’s episode the Top Eight contestants made a hamburger cake and a milkshake for baking maestro Mathew Metcalfe, owner of Auckland’s Icing On The Cake.
The contestants had six hours to bake four cakes, shape them, mix fondant icing in several different colours and use them to create a super hamburger cake with buns, patty and trimmings. Within that time they also had to do a pantry run for ingredients to make a milkshake of their choice.
Charlene McGechan and Ana Schwartz took top honours for their standout shakes (Banana Caramel and Vanilla Coconut Orange respectively) and cakes of the day. Continue reading »