Masterchef USA

7:30pm Friday, September 21 on Prime

Reality Series

The remaining 16 home cooks are about to face their first MasterChef team challenge. As they wait in the middle of an empty field, the judges arrive and tell the amateur chefs that in two hours they will be ambushed by 201 Marines. The contestants’ mission is to send them back to training with full stomachs. To make it even more difficult, the competitors will be preparing the food on location in the trenches. Every Marine will eat an entree from each team and line up behind the one they think is the best. The losing team will then face their very first MasterChef pressure test.

8:35pm Monday, September 17 on Prime

Reality Series

The remaining 16 home cooks are about to face their first MasterChef team challenge. As they wait in the middle of an empty field, the judges arrive and tell the amateur chefs that in two hours they will be ambushed by 201 Marines. The contestants’ mission is to send them back to training with full stomachs. To make it even more difficult, the competitors will be preparing the food on location in the trenches. Every Marine will eat an entree from each team and line up behind the one they think is the best. The losing team will then face their very first MasterChef pressure test.

7:30pm Friday, September 14 on Prime

Reality Series

After a nationwide search for the finest home cooks, 18 have been chosen to take part in the competition to be named America’s next MasterChef. Tonight the contest officially begins. The cooks enter the MasterChef kitchen where they join the three judges: Gordon Ramsay, Graham Elliot, and Joe Bastianich. The contestants make their way to their stations and are assigned the first Mystery Box Challenge of the season. They must prepare, cook, and present one awesome dish using only the ingredients provided in the box. The person with the best dish will have a huge advantage in the next stage of the competition. Inside the box they find duck breast, kale, rhubarb, dark rum, sweet potato, five-spice powder, bananas, and maple syrup. Christine, the first-ever blind MasterChef contestant, must memorise the list of ingredients to figure out her dish. Although she’s been assigned an aide, the helper cannot contribute to Christine’s cooking.

8:35pm Monday, September 10 on Prime

Reality Series

After a nationwide search for the finest home cooks, 18 have been chosen to take part in the competition to be named America’s next MasterChef. Tonight the contest officially begins. The cooks enter the MasterChef kitchen where they join the three judges: Gordon Ramsay, Graham Elliot, and Joe Bastianich. The contestants make their way to their stations and are assigned the first Mystery Box Challenge of the season. They must prepare, cook, and present one awesome dish using only the ingredients provided in the box. The person with the best dish will have a huge advantage in the next stage of the competition. Inside the box they find duck breast, kale, rhubarb, dark rum, sweet potato, five-spice powder, bananas, and maple syrup. Christine, the first-ever blind MasterChef contestant, must memorise the list of ingredients to figure out her dish. Although she’s been assigned an aide, the helper cannot contribute to Christine’s cooking.

They have 60 minutes to cook as the judges wander the kitchen and survey the competitors’ work. The cooks need to impress the judges because will select the top three dishes from what they see.

7:30pm Friday, September 7 on Prime

Reality Series

It’s day three of the MasterChef auditions. The home cooks have one hour to prepare their dishes and then just five minutes to plate them in front of judges Gordon Ramsay, Joe Bastianich and Graham Elliot. If two of the three judges think that the contestant has what it takes, he or she will move on to the next stage of the competition. The first contender who’s hoping to taste success is 29-year-old Stacey, from Apple Valley, California. The farmer’s market manager is a recovering alcoholic who gives cooking credit for helping her maintain her sobriety. She serves an espresso-crusted New York strip steak with a chimichurri sauce. Next up is Rami, a car dealer from Dallas. One of the top salesmen in the country, Rami is full of confidence as he presents his scallops Florentine. He says that he’d pay $25 for the dish in a restaurant. Will Stacey and Rami be sent home, or through to the next round of competition?

8:35pm Monday, September 3 on Prime

Reality Series

It’s day three of the MasterChef auditions. The home cooks have one hour to prepare their dishes and then just five minutes to plate them in front of judges Gordon Ramsay, Joe Bastianich and Graham Elliot. If two of the three judges think that the contestant has what it takes, he or she will move on to the next stage of the competition. The first contender who’s hoping to taste success is 29-year-old Stacey, from Apple Valley, California. The farmer’s market manager is a recovering alcoholic who gives cooking credit for helping her maintain her sobriety. She serves an espresso-crusted New York strip steak with a chimichurri sauce. Next up is Rami, a car dealer from Dallas. One of the top salesmen in the country, Rami is full of confidence as he presents his scallops Florentine. He says that he’d pay $25 for the dish in a restaurant. Will Stacey and Rami be sent home, or through to the next round of competition?

7:30pm Friday, August 31 on Prime

Lifestyle Series

In the second day of auditions, the competition intensifies as the search for the next MasterChef continues. As judges Gordon Ramsay, Graham Elliot, and Joe Bastianich take their places, the home cooks prepare the dishes that could change their lives forever. First up to face the judging panel is a 24-year-old food server from Los Angeles named Felix. Like all the contestants, she has five minutes to finish her dish in front of the judges. If two of the experts think she has what it takes, she’ll move on to the next round of the competition. Felix prepares a crispy risotto with a steak tartar on top. The self-proclaimed wild card amuses the judges with her off-colour remarks, but her dish underwhelms Chef Ramsay.

8:35pm Monday, August 27 on Prime

Lifestyle Series

In the second day of auditions, the competition intensifies as the search for the next MasterChef continues. As judges Gordon Ramsay, Graham Elliot, and Joe Bastianich take their places, the home cooks prepare the dishes that could change their lives forever. First up to face the judging panel is a 24-year-old food server from Los Angeles named Felix. Like all the contestants, she has five minutes to finish her dish in front of the judges. If two of the experts think she has what it takes, she’ll move on to the next round of the competition. Felix prepares a crispy risotto with a steak tartar on top.

The self-proclaimed wild card amuses the judges with her off-colour remarks, but her dish underwhelms Chef Ramsay. Next up is Luca, an Italian-raised restaurant manager from Astoria, New York. As he whips up his Venetian calf’s liver with Parmesan polenta, he and Joe have a quick chat in Italian. When Joe and Graham split the vote, it’s up to Gordon to make the final call as to whether or not Luca will advance to the next round.

7:30pm Friday, August 24 on Prime

Lifestyle Series

In an encore screening of Monday night’s episode, award-winning chef Gordon Ramsay, restaurateur Joe Bastianich and acclaimed chef Graham Elliot return for season three of the culinary smash hit MasterChef USA. Nearly 30,000 hopefuls auditioned at MasterChef’s open casting calls. This new season will feature contestants from all walks of life representing 23 states – including a stock broker, a professional opera singer, an emergency physician, a food photographer, a plastic surgeon, as well as the first blind cook to enter the competition – all with the hopes of turning their culinary dream into a reality.

The hopefuls will prepare their signature dish and present them to the distinguished MasterChef judging panel. The judges will taste for flavor, originality, creativity and presentation. But most importantly, the amateur cooks must demonstrate a genuine passion for food and a drive to win in order to earn a coveted white apron and move on to the next round. Only those who put their best dish forward will move one step closer to becoming a culinary master.

8:30pm Monday, August 20 on Prime

Lifestyle Series

Award-winning chef Gordon Ramsay, restaurateur Joe Bastianich and acclaimed chef Graham Elliot return for season three of the culinary smash hit MasterChef USA. Nearly 30,000 hopefuls auditioned at MasterChef’s open casting calls. This new season will feature contestants from all walks of life representing 23 states – including a stock broker, a professional opera singer, an emergency physician, a food photographer, a plastic surgeon, as well as the first blind cook to enter the competition – all with the hopes of turning their culinary dream into a reality. The hopefuls will prepare their signature dish and present them to the distinguished MasterChef judging panel. The judges will taste for flavor, originality, creativity and presentation. But most importantly, the amateur cooks must demonstrate a genuine passion for food and a drive to win in order to earn a coveted white apron and move on to the next round. Only those who put their best dish forward will move one step closer to becoming a culinary master