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MasterChef Australia Season 11 (2019)
|11x01 Auditions: Day 1 |
MasterChef Australia is back and tonight each hopeful cook has 60 minutes to produce their dish. If the judges like the dish, they're through to the next stage. If not, sadly, they're ...
|Apr. 29, 2019|
|11x02 Auditions: Day 2 |
It's day two of auditions and 13 contestants return for a second chance to show the judges they deserve to be in the top 24. With 18 aprons given away yesterday, just six aprons are ...
|Apr. 30, 2019|
|11x03 Desert Island Dish |
The pantry is open, there's 75 minutes on the clock, and the contestants are asked to cook the dish they'd cook every day for the rest of their lives if they found themselves on a ...
|May. 01, 2019|
|11x04 Immunity Challenge: Curtis Stone |
It's the end of the first week in the kitchen and the winners from the previous challenge will cook for an immunity pin. But it won't be easy: they'll be cooking against chef Curtis ...
|May. 02, 2019|
|11x05 Special Ingredient Mystery Box & Black Mystery Box Challenge |
It's mystery box time and our cooks must create a delicious dish using at least one of the elected ingredients. Next up is the black mystery box, but this time, whoever cooks the ...
|May. 05, 2019|
|11x06 Pressure Test: Darren Purchese dessert |
Those that failed to impress in the previous episode are facing the dreaded pressure test. Our cooks are charged with recreating a Darren Purchese dessert, and whoever doesn't impress ...
|May. 06, 2019|
|11x07 Immunity Challenge: Max Sharrad |
The winners of the mystery box and invention test face the immunity challenge. History is made when the judges choose who will cook against Young Chef of the Year, Max Sharrad.
|May. 07, 2019|
|11x08 External Cooking Challenge |
Contestants cook outside of the kitchen for the first time. Their challenge is to create a feast for volunteers, truckies, farmers and their families impacted by drought in Briag ...
|May. 08, 2019|
|11x09 Choices! |
Before each cook sits their favorite and least favorite ingredients. Round one: cook with either. But those that produce the bottom four dishes face round two with their remaining ...
|May. 09, 2019|
|11x10 Nigella's Mystery Box Challenge & Team Relay Invention Test |
It's Nigella Week. MasterChef favorite Nigella Lawson sets the mystery box ingredients. Whoever cooks the best dish heads into immunity, but the rest must compete in a relay invention ...
|May. 12, 2019|
|11x11 Pressure Test: Nigella’s Roast Chicken, Two Sides and Gravy |
It's pressure test time for the losing team from the previous challenge. The contestants have 90 minutes to cook Nigella's infamous roast chicken with two sides and gravy.
|May. 13, 2019|
|11x12 Immunity Challenge - Coskun Uysal |
Nigella week continues, and the four best cooks from her Mystery Box challenge must cook a dish that celebrates custard. The top contestant will compete against Coskun Uysal, of renowned ...
|May. 14, 2019|
|11x13 Off-Site Team Challenge - State Library of Victoria With Nigella |
Nigella and contestants are given historical recipes at the State Library of Victoria to inspire a three-course meal. The team who create the least impressive menu will head into ...
|May. 15, 2019|
|11x14 Elimination Challenge - Condiments & Masterclass 2 With Nigella |
The bottom team from the previous challenge are presented with an array of condiments they must identify correctly. The first five to guess incorrectly head into an elimination cook. ...
|May. 16, 2019|
|11x15 Rick Stein's Mystery Box Challenge & Fish and Potatoes Invention Test |
It's Legends Week and our cooks have to create a dish using Rick Stein's Mystery Box. Later, a fish and potatoes themed Invention Test determines who will face the Immunity Challenge ...
|May. 19, 2019|
|11x16 Pressure Test - Clare Smyth |
This episode's Pressure Test has contestants recreating a dessert from culinary legend Clare Smyth. During four hours of preparation time, there are tears and even a dish that collapses ...
|May. 20, 2019|
|11x17 Immunity Challenge - Week 4 |
Matt Sinclair mentors the Immunity cook which uses only equipment from a typical office kitchen. Best dish enters Round 2, where they will compete against culinary legend Donovan ...
|May. 21, 2019|
|11x18 Team Challenge - Street Food for 360! |
Joined by Yotam Ottolenghi, our contestants are cooking street food for 360 people. Each team must hero a different cuisine, and the least impressive team will be sent into the next ...
|May. 22, 2019|
|11x19 Elimination Challenge - Yotam Ottolenghi & The Deli Item Challenge |
Legends week continues as Yotam Ottolenghi hosts a deli item challenge. The first three contestants to incorrectly name a deli item must cook to stay in the competition.
|May. 23, 2019|
|11x20 Mystery Box Challenge & Invention Test - Secret's Week |
It's Secrets Week, and, after a quick workshop with Din Tai Fung's Edward Yulianto, our cooks must create a tasty dumpling dish and later invent a dish that incorporates a secret ...
|May. 26, 2019|
|11x21 Pressure Test - Paella by Leno Lattarulo |
Three contestants face a pressure test and will cook a paella based on an award-winning dish by Leno Lattarulo from Melbourne's Simply Spanish.
|May. 27, 2019|
|11x22 Immunity Challenge - Sauce, Secrets and Citrus |
These immunity rounds involve sauce, secrets and citrus. A contestant will face off against an established chef that will be kept secret from everyone, including the judges, until ...
|May. 28, 2019|
|11x23 Team Challenge - Secret Weapons |
Each team is allocated a 'secret weapon' and must create a four-course Italian meal for 40 diners. Whichever team serves the least impressive meal will go into the next pressure ...
|May. 29, 2019|
|11x24 Elimination Challenge - Blindfold Taste Test & One Last Secret |
Secrets Week closes with the previous episode's losing team facing a blindfolded taste test. The first five to guess incorrectly have a 60-minute open pantry cook, but one last secret ...
|May. 30, 2019|
|11x25 Mystery Box Challenge & Invention Test - Queensland |
This episode's mystery box challenge has contestants creating dishes using Queensland's finest ingredients. The judges will taste the five most appealing dishes and the winner will ...
|Jun. 02, 2019|
|11x26 Pressure Test - Shannon Kellam |
Contestants must re-create one of Shannon Kellam's signature dishes, but without a recipe. The contestant who re-creates the dish least like Shannon's will be going home.
|Jun. 03, 2019|
|11x27 Immunity Challenge - Ginger & Ben Williamson |
In round one, contestants must prepare a sweet or savory dish with one of Queensland's finest ingredients - ginger. The winner will cook off against chef Ben Williamson for an immunity ...
|Jun. 04, 2019|
|11x28 Team Challenge - BBQ For 150 Noosa Locals |
The Queensland trip continues and the teams must cook a barbecue feast to serve 150 Noosa locals. The team that serves the least impressive feast will go into the next eliminatio ...
|Jun. 05, 2019|
|11x29 Elimination Challenge - Skills Test/ Seafood Platter Challenge & Masterclass with Ash Martin |
In this episode's elimination, contestants undergo a skills test followed by a seafood platter challenge including raw, fried and steamed elements. MasterClass with judges and Homage ...
|Jun. 06, 2019|
|11x30 Mystery Box Challenge & Invention Test - The Dreaded Everything Box |
It is the dreaded Everything Box, where contestants must use every one of the eight ingredients. They will have to be extra creative if they want to win a place in the next immunity ...
|Jun. 09, 2019|
|11x31 Pressure Test - The Surprise Twist! |
Three contestants will face the chopping block in an elimination challenge with a surprise twist.
|Jun. 10, 2019|
|11x32 Immunity Challenge - Letters From Home & Jessie McTavish |
Contestants awake with letters from home containing special instructions for round one of the immunity cook. The winner will cook off against chef Jessie McTavish from North Bondi ...
|Jun. 11, 2019|
|11x33 Team Challenge - A Picnic At Hanging Rock With Maggie Beer |
Contestants find themselves in the Macedon Ranges for this team challenge: a picnic at Hanging Rock. What will be a surprise is who is the guest chef - none other than the beloved ...
|Jun. 12, 2019|
|11x34 Elimination Challenge - With Maggie Beer |
Maggie Beer is back for the elimination challenge which will take place over two rounds. In round one, the contestants must celebrate herbs from the garden. In round two, they must ...
|Jun. 13, 2019|
|11x35 Mystery Box Challenge & Invention Test With Heston Blumenthal - Sweet Week |
Kicking off Sweet Week, molecular master Heston Blumenthal enters the kitchen with a mystery box for the contestants.
|Jun. 16, 2019|
|11x36 Pressure Test - Kate Reid |
In a surprise twist, our bottom three contestants from the cereal invention test have been thrown straight into a pressure test. Aprons on: it's time to cook a unique creation by ...
|Jun. 17, 2019|
|11x37 Immunity Challenge - Ice Cream Challenge & Alice Wright |
Sweet Week continues with an immunity ice cream challenge. In round two, the best cook will go up against chef Alice Wright.
|Jun. 18, 2019|
|11x38 Team Challenge - Identical! |
The team challenge requires contestants to create a delicious, sweet dish that is identical in look, texture and flavor to their teammate's dish. Communication is key.
|Jun. 19, 2019|
|11x39 Elimination Challenge - The Dessert With No Sugar! |
In a very challenging cook, the contestants must make a sweet dish without using refined sugar.
|Jun. 20, 2019|
|11x40 Mystery Box Challenge & Invention Test - Best Selling And Australia's Most Popular Ingredients |
This episode's mystery box holds some of the best-selling ingredients from Coles and along with these, contestants must cook with some of Australia's favorite ingredients: Vegemite, ...
|Jun. 23, 2019|
|11x41 Pressure Test - Jock Zonfrillo |
This episode's challenge has been set by special guest Jock Zonfrillo from Restaurant Orana. Contestants must create dishes that showcase one of his favorite native ingredients.
|Jun. 24, 2019|
|11x42 Immunity Challenge - Beluga Caviar & Phil Wood |
The three winners of the challenges must create a dish featuring Beluga caviar. The best dish will see its maker compete for an immunity pin against Pt Leo Estate chef Phil Wood. ...
|Jun. 25, 2019|
|11x43 Team Challenge - Best Diners & Best Ingredients |
The contestants must cook a four-course meal for the Best Diners In The World while showcasing the Best Ingredients In The Country. Little do they know, the diners are their loved ...
|Jun. 26, 2019|
|11x44 Elimination Challenge - Massimo Bottura |
The top 10 are joined by the world's top chef Massimo Bottura and asked to cook with ingredients that are very close to Massimo's heart: ones that are frequently disposed of.
|Jun. 27, 2019|
|11x45 Mystery Box Challenge & Invention Test: Deja Vu |
This episode's mystery box involves some deja vu and later, in the invention test, contestants have 60 minutes to create a dish that takes the judges to a moment in time that evokes ...
|Jun. 30, 2019|
|11x46 Pressure Test - Kirsten Tibballs |
Champion chocolatier Kirsten Tibballs is in the MasterChef kitchen for this episode's pressure test. Three contestants from the previous invention test must recreate Kirsten's apple ...
|Jul. 01, 2019|
|11x47 Immunity Challenge - Same Ingredients/Different Styles & Adam D'Sylva |
All contestants will cook with the same ingredient but in a different style. The winner of round one will be cooking against renowned chef Adam D'Sylva for the illustrious immunity ...
|Jul. 02, 2019|
|11x48 Team Challenge - Q Train Vegetarian Course |
Aboard the Q Train traveling restaurant our contestants, in teams, must prepare a vegetarian course using oyster mushrooms, baby zucchini, eggplant or figs. The bottom two teams face ...
|Jul. 03, 2019|
|11x49 Elimination Challenge - Time Auction |
This episode is the return of the time auction where contestants bid for ingredients with time rather than money. The more time they spend buying ingredients, the less time they have ...
|Jul. 04, 2019|
|11x50 Mystery Box Challenge & Invention Test - WA |
The remaining contestants fly to Western Australia for a mystery box challenge and later an invention test, using all the great produce WA has to offer.
|Jul. 07, 2019|
|11x51 Pressure Test - Matt Sartori |
At Wildflower Restaurant in Perth, contestants will cook a five-course degustation featuring an ingredient that chef Matt Sartori has selected.
|Jul. 08, 2019|
|11x52 Immunity Challenge - Fast Track to Finals Week |
The winners from the previous two days now cook for an opportunity to fast-track themselves into Finals Week. Round two comes down to the wire as contestants are hungry for the w ...
|Jul. 09, 2019|
|11x53 Team Challenge - Leeuwin Estate Safari Club |
This episode's setting is the beautiful Leeuwin Estate Safari Club in Margaret River. Guided by head chef Dan Gedge, our contestants will battle it out in a team challenge.
|Jul. 10, 2019|
|11x54 Elimination Challenge - Santiago Fernandez & Masterclass |
This pressure test is set by Santiago Fernandez and it's a doozy. The stakes are high and the least impressive cook will be sent home. Plus, catch a masterclass showing off delicious ...
|Jul. 11, 2019|
|11x55 Mystery Box Challenge & Invention Test |
Each contestant has an ingredient chosen for them by a loved one, with the note explaining their choice. Later, the judges select an ingredient for each contestant to cook with in ...
|Jul. 14, 2019|
|11x56 Pressure Test - The Lamington |
The chef director behind Dinner by Heston in Melbourne and London, Ashley Palmer-Watts, sets a lamington-themed pressure test. One contestant will be sent home with only days remaining ...
|Jul. 15, 2019|
|11x57 Advantage Challenge - Top 5 |
Our top five are battling to win an advantage for the next challenge, which could secure them a spot in the semifinal. Contestants can cook whatever they want and decide how much ...
|Jul. 16, 2019|
|11x58 Top 5 Challenge - The Press Club |
Contestants are cooking at Press Club, the brainchild of judge George Calombaris. With the Press Club announcing it will soon close, the top five take to the kitchen to prepare one ...
|Jul. 17, 2019|
|11x59 Grand Final Week - Elimination Challenge |
By the end of the episode, five will become four as the trophy beckons. In a special MasterClass, contestants set their very own mystery box challenge for the judges and Curtis S ...
|Jul. 21, 2019|
|11x60 Semi Final With Peter Gilmore |
This semifinal is a pressure test set by acclaimed Quay executive chef Peter Gilmore. The three contestants who do the most impressive job recreating the dish will earn their spot ...
|Jul. 22, 2019|
|11x61 Grand Final |
It's been months of nail-biting challenges, but there can only be one winner to walk away with the life-changing title of Australia's MasterChef 2019.
|Jul. 23, 2019|
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